A bit of a departure for this months blog. Earlier this month I chaired the Tropical Forests planning panel at the Royal Geographical Society’s annual Explore Conference. Explore is a great event for anyone interested in, or involved in expeditions, scientific research or exploration, it is a chance to access information, advice, guidance and resources […]
Hence why I have one of those hammock kits in a bag now, got introduced to them at JoshuaTree Music Fest (someone built a hammock jungle gym). I Need Hennessy Necesito Cerveza shirt. For hanging spots, look at pictures for the area. Make sure there are trees. Usually, if there are trees, you’ll eventually find a […]
Squeeze the bed – in one word. Hammocks are drawn with two ropes on either side of the remote or two rows of hard poles. Hammocks are made of cloth, net or rope. Studies show that an adult’s sleeping deep in hammock than the bed. History During their campaign, the Spanish first saw the use […]
News and Headlines. In The News, Politics,Tech Watch, World News, Commentary/Opinion. In The News: Gunman seen carrying out attack at Trump resort in Florida, dramatic video shows Prosecutors released video of the man accused of exchanging gunfire with police at the Trump National Doral Golf Club in May. The footage, which was released by the […]
September began with a long weekend, the last hammock read-in before returning to school. Book reading is a difficult habit to break, not that I’m looking to do so. Yet, I get paid to teach books, not read books–then again I get to read books in order to teach them. I got this covered. Reading […]
Gossamer Gear Mariposa – 32.7 oz Seeing as how I’ve never backpacked before, I didn’t have many preconceived notions about how they should look and feel. If I had, this pack would have met all those expectations. Coming in at just a little over 2 pounds, this lightweight pack meets the sweet spot of weight, […]
New in town? This vocab lesson could be just the thing to get you acquainted As a newcomer to Davis, you might hear people mention “ARC,” “DAC” or “the MU,” but what are they talking about? Thanks to our toad tunnel and anti-snoring ordinance, you might only be familiar with the city of “All Things […]
Learn the quick and easy way to save weight and convert your Hennessy Hammock to a simple whoopie sling suspension.
Check out a how-to video to make your own Whoopie Slings for your new hammock suspension.
This is just about it, my friends. From the gym equipment just out of focus in some of these vacation photos to the guys choosing to start their season training on a beach, the long and beautiful time we have known as NBA summer vacation is almost behind us. There can be an overwhelming urge […]
First Day We drove up to Hart’s Pass from Manson, and were able to start hiking by 9am. The road up to the pass was an adventure in itself – bumpy, one lane with occasional pullouts, and steep cliffs during part of the road. When I say “bumpy”, I mean that in the bumpiest possible […]
The Trans North Georgia (TNGA) is one of the premier ultra-endurance bikepacking events in the southeastern United States. With the race kicking off this weekend, here are the Rigs of The 2018 TNGA, featuring 46 bikes along with kit details and information about the riders… compose Logan Wattstime Aug 16, 2018comment 0 Boasting over 40,000 […]
Two contenders hung on to the most votes in this week’s search for the best camping hammock. It’s the Hennessy Explorer Deluxe Zip versus the Warbonnet Blackbird XLC. Both are lightweight and have built-in bug screens which make them ideal for a restful night’s sleep. But, there can only be one winner. Read about the… […]
GIF Two contenders hung on to the most votes in this week’s search for the best camping hammock. It’s the Hennessy Explorer Deluxe Zip versus the Warbonnet Blackbird XLC. Both are lightweight and have built-in bug screens which make them ideal for a restful night’s sleep. But, there can only be one winner. Read about […]
My wife and I hiked the Loyalsock trail in NorthEastern Pennsylvania beginning July 6th, 2018. We had done the smaller link trail loop last Canadian Thanksgiving and enjoyed it. We purchased a trail guide, which includes maps in Williamsport, Pa at The Otto Bookstore. The trail guide is published by the Williamsport Alpine Club and […]
The Explorer Deluxe is a foot longer than the Hennessy Hammock Expedition and was designed for anyone up to 300 lbs / 136 kg and up to 7 ft / 213 cm tall. It has the same patented features as all Hennessys, with more durable fabrics, and polyester ropes and webbing. The rainfly is proportionally […]