- Yeah, but whenever I try it anyway, you guessed it the house falls
PS Do they Stack???? That is the question???
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> I got my Big Agnes Lost Ranger +15 down bag and tried it outor
> Sunday night in my living room, on the floor.
> The reasons I ordered it:
> 1. All insulation on top, not wasted on the bottom, making it a
> potentially good hammock bag.
> 2. Sleeve on bottom to hold pad.
> 3. Smaller sleeve insert attached inside the hood to hold pillow,
> extra clothes stuffed inside that thing to act like a pillowof
> 4. It's a modified mummy, not exactly a rectangular, but in
> between. When I was on that AT hike in January I was putting lots
> stuff in the bag with me, like the Pocket Rocket canister, my cellI
> phone, headlamp, and extra socks, so the heat from my body would
> keep these things warm. This fills the space in a mummy pretty
> 5. It was on sale at REI, down to $154 from $203
> Keep in mind I have been fussing about my Thermarests. (I suppose
> that is an understatement, LOL!) Well, I slid
> a Thermarest into the bag sleeve, stuck in a small pillow, and
> drifted off into a nap, on my living room floor, Sunday afternoon.
> was exhausted from the family stuff last week, but I was very happycold
> with the set up, especially being able to trap the pad and pillow
> and not having to chase those things around. This gives me more
> weather camping options, because I can use the Thermarest, and Irather
> think it would be even better over a closed cell foam pad because I
> could still feel the floor.
> My Thermarests are no longer for sale. <G> And I would still
> sleep in a hammock. We had a house full of people at Mom's lastbut
> week, immediate family, too cheap to get hotel rooms. I wanted to
> hang my HH from one of the exposed beams in my mom's living room,
> but I would have had to use a ladder to reach the beams to do the
> set up. Have any of you ever hung a hammock from high overhead
> beams? I thought I could space rope loops far apart, hanging low
> enough I could have reached them by just standing on the floor,
> I ultimately was too tired to fool with that and Mom was lookingat
> me funny...She was making noises about "don't pull the housedown".
> Grieving widow, didn't want to whack her....