Loading ...
Sorry, an error occurred while loading the content.

Re: [Hammock Camping] Another question from the Newby

Expand Messages
  • Sandy Kramer
    jumping in late, but here are some stands from Byer s of Maine.. check out the Madera wood hammock stand - not something you can take on your scooter, but
    Message 1 of 22 , Jan 21, 2009
    View Source
    • 0 Attachment
      jumping in late, but here are some stands from Byer's of Maine..

      check out the Madera wood hammock stand - not something you can take on
      your scooter, but interesting nevertheless.

      sandy in miami

      --- In hammockcamping@yahoogroups.com, "be5755" <be5755@...> wrote:
      >
      > Hi,
      > Im Tom- English newbie.
      >
      > Ive seen a couple of people using "freestanding hammocks". Essntially
      > its a normal hammock but comes with its own supports. They are a bit
      > like walking poles, but come with a cross shaped spacer halfway along
      > their length. There are four support cords on each pole, which run
      from
      > end to end, and each cord runs over an outstretched arm of the cross,
      > so it looks almost like two pyramids base to base. You have the two
      > poles with the hammock strung inbetween, then a couple of guy ropes
      > coming from the poles. Obviously not ideal unless you have good firm
      > ground, but I though id throw it into the mixer- maybe you could
      > engineer something similar as your second support for scooter camping?
      >
    Your message has been successfully submitted and would be delivered to recipients shortly.