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7222Re: [Hammock Camping] Re: What are the features of different kinds of Hammocks

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  • Craig
    Nov 6, 2004
      Sounds encouraging, I'm going to give it a try.

      Thank
      --- Craig Stephanski <stephanski@...> wrote:

      > I have found that although I also like to stomach
      > and side sleep, the position of your body in the
      > hammock makes me feel that I don't have to get to
      > these positions to be comfortable. I sleep on my
      > back with one knee bent and then switch knees
      > throughout the night. I sleep longer in one
      > position in a hammock than I can ever sleep on a
      > bed. That's why I will be converting the bedroom to
      > a 'hammock room' soon. (provided I can convince
      > the other half!! )
      >
      > Craig <_craig@...> wrote:Thanks Risk for the
      > tip, I'll try it. (I like your
      > site)
      > Thanks to the others for their comments.
      > --- Risk <ra1@...> wrote:
      >
      > >
      > > --- In hammockcamping@yahoogroups.com, Craig
      > > Everhart <_craig@y...> wrote:
      > > > I am an interested beginner in Hammock camping.
      > > >
      > > > Does sleeping in a hammock do weird things to
      > your
      > > > body? Can you sleep on your side? I like to
      > sleep
      > > on
      > > > my stomach - that seems out of the question.
      > > > I am in my 50's and getting a bit arthritic.
      > >
      > >
      > > Craig,
      > >
      > > As Youngblood wrote, everyone reacts in their own
      > > personal way to a
      > > hammock. One question that I asked myself was
      > > whether I could find
      > > out if I liked hammock camping without investing
      > an
      > > arm and a leg.
      > >
      > > After I had worked with hammocks for a while, I
      > came
      > > back to that
      > > question and developed a simple hammock that
      > anyone
      > > can build for
      > > about the cost of going out to McDonalds with a
      > > sweetie. Maybe this
      > > link will be your starting point:
      > >
      > > http://www.imrisk.com/testhammock/testhammock.htm
      > >
      > > Oh, and I agree with Dave's strong advice to read
      > > Ed's book. It is
      > > where many of us started.
      > >
      > > Risk
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      >
      >
      >
      >
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