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Old 03-13-2009, 06:11 PM
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Hammocks Suck [Not]

I've received and/or heard so many negative comments from others about hammocks/hammocking that prompted me to compile much of the feedback that I've got over the years on this topic. This way I can just point people here for thoughts on the matter, rather than keep typing it out in email and such.

What follows are (negative) segment quotes from conversations and/or messages that I've received from those who do not like hammocks/hammocking (or sadly dislike 'hammockers' themselves) NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 03-14-2009, 08:02 AM
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This is an interesting essay on the prejudices some of us have towards hammocks. Seriously, the prej NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 03-14-2009, 09:06 AM
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It's a personal matter.

I tried a hammock for the first time four years ago on the NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 03-14-2009, 08:40 PM
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Let me start by saying I don't use open tarps or cowboy camping....

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Old 03-15-2009, 05:13 PM
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Two advantages of hammocks: (1) You can successfully use a hammock when the ground is on a steep in NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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I really love hammocking. It is far more comfortable to me than the ground (i'm only 21, so it's not NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 03-18-2009, 11:09 AM
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