6758Re: [Hammock Camping] First post...... and first night in a hammock
- Sep 11, 2004Craig wrote:
>Hi all....this is my first post to this group I recently joined.Craig,
>I also just spent my first night in my new Hennessy Safari and it was
>the best!! Although its not that cold yet I had good luck with a
>cheapy Wal-mart open-cell pad and an opened up generic sleeping bag
>on top of that. I used a wool blanket to cover up with and I think
>that it would take me down to at least 40*F I was very comfortable,
>and had plenty of room to move around and adjust things if I had to.
Welcome! I am glad the first time was great. Your set-up sounds just
fine and you obviously learned a little before you made your first
overnight. BTW, the Walmart pad is probably a closed cell pad. The cut
edge looks like it is open cell, but unless it soaks up water, it is
Can't wait to hear about your next experiments and hikes.
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