The Ultimate Van Camping Beginner's Guide

#Vanlife is all the rage these days. First coined by photographer Foster Huntington in 2011, this catchy hashtag caught on quickly and has since been used by well over two million people. Although van camping is recently somewhat trendy, with brand-new tricked-out rigs or stylish retro rides found at campgrounds across the country, the concept ...
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How to Set Up a Hammock on the Beach

Whether camping at the beach or just headed to the shore for the day, it’s all about maximizing relaxation. From the perfect location to the right swimsuit, trashy beach read and picnic snacks, every choice matters a little more when it’s in pursuit of unwinding. If you’re a beach purest, who heads out with nothing more than SPF 15 and a towel, ...
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Everything You Need to Know About Hammock Stands

To lay on a hammock is to relax, contemplate, and take a break from the busy world for just a moment or two. There is no better feeling than to cozy up in a hammock with a book, phone, or nothing but the thoughts in your head. There is one major issue with many hammocks: they don’t come with a stand. Finding a place to hang a hammock is tough. Y...
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The Best Indoor Hammocks for 2020

When you think of a hammock, you probably imagine a forested setting with the hammock swaying gently between two trees. Or maybe you think of something a little more tropical…two palm trees, a hammock, a white sand beach, and a view of the crystal-clear ocean. But, did you know you can actually hang a hammock indoors? The best indoor hammocks he...
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The Best Portable Hammocks for 2020

You’ve tried a hammock once and you’re hooked. Or, maybe you’re just enchanted by the gentle swaying and would like to try it yourself. You might even be a long-time hammock user looking to add a comfortable new model to your collection. Whatever your reason for a buying a portable hammock, rest assured that the best models provide ample comfort...
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Sleeping in a Hammock: How to Get a Good Night’s Rest in Your Hammock

If you’ve never tried it before, sleeping in a hammock might not seem all that comfortable. But with the right hammock, the correct hang angle, and the proper sleeping position, it’s actually quite comfortable to sleep in a hammock overnight, whether you plan to do so solely while camping or on a more regular basis at home. Here’s exactly how to...
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