TCH Review: Hobo Hammocks Portable Double Hammock
- Light and extremely durable
- Great value for money
- Tree straps included
- Strong ethical values
- Lifetime warranty
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Summary: Buy a hammock and contribute to a great cause! Hammock camping used to require a big hammock stand and a whole lot of space, both for hanging and for storage. The Hobo Hammocks Portable Double Camping Hammock is the perfect product for new hammock camping experience. Sold as a complete kit, light and extremely durable with ethical values it is a great purchase any outdoor enthusiasts.
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The Hobo Hammocks Portable Double camping hammock is a compact and lightweight. So it will be a great accessory on your next camping or hiking adventure. It offers great value, priced under $60 it includes everything you need to start using it immediately.
Dimensions: 10ft long, 6.5ft wide
Strength: Recommended Maximum Load: 540 lbs
Suspension System: 2 Hobo Straps, each one 10 feet long
Weight: 1.8 lbs
When Hobo hammocks launched their successful Kickstarter project in 2015 they knew they need to do something different to standout from their competition. Hobo hammocks have many similar qualities to the other leading hammock companies but the wanted to stand out for other reasons.
Working together with the Rescue Mission of Salt Lake City, Utah they banked on the charitable aspect would be a great reason to buy a hammock from them. As well as supporting a homeless shelter they also have introduced a recycling program.
The Hobo Hammocks Portable Double Camping Hammock is as lightweight, packable, and storable as they come! The nylon used is breathable and lightweight. The entire setup (hammock, carabiners, and hanging straps) weighs under 2 lbs! Finally every single purchase also provides a meal to the homeless. So while you're hooking yourself up with an awesome hammock, you're also providing a meal to someone whose life is a little rough right now.
- Light and extremely durable- Ultralight parachute nylon and tested to hold up to 540 lbs
- Great value for money - the complete package to get up and running straightaway
- Tree straps included - Eco-friendly straps that gently wrap around trees
- Strong ethical values - Buying Hobo Hammock provides 1 meal to the homeless, recycle program so you can get a new hammock for $20 or $30
- Lifetime Warranty - Comes with a unlimited lifetime warranty
- Tree straps not perfect - Not notched like Eno straps which can make them more difficult to tie
- Not waterproof - Like many hammocks in this price range you will need to invest in some extras if you want to use this hammock in all seasons. You may need to purchase a mosquito net, rainfly cover or tarp system depending on where you are going and what you are doing.
Hobo Hammocks are proving to be great value for money as the Portable Double Camping Hammock is a high quality product. It is a large-sized hammock opening up into a 10' x 6.5' sleeping option, it folds down to a small 5” x 8" bundle. This makes it a very popular option for those who travel regularly.
Made of ultralight parachute nylon material ensuring wear and tear is minimised. It is also extremely strong, tested for a maximum weight of 540 pounds.
Hobo Hammocks is a company with strong values which they want to share with you. Hammock camping represents the simplicity in life that we often dream of. Knowing your purchase has helped someone less fortunate than you will make relaxing in your hammock a little more comfortable and pleasurable.