Re: Hammock Camping Re: cold weather heresy
- View SourceQuoting "gwelker@..."
> For myself, one of the major reasons I took up hammocking was the savingsIn what way?
> in weight and volume I could achieve by carrying a hammock vs a tent. For
> many of the coldweather solutions the added bulk swings the balance back
> toward the tent option.
The weight/bulk of my hammock and tarp is less than any tent I have used. The
pad I use in the hammock (down to freezing and below) is half the weight of any
pad I have ever been able to sleep on the ground with. The bulk is the same or
- View SourceQuoting Hoplite <hiker@...>:
> But when you say cold weather, what is the range of conditions you'reSo far, 5 deg F. Maybe it will get colder this winter!
> talking about? i.e. temperature? What's the coldest you can push your
> hammock setup?