Win a New and Improved Hummingbird Hammock ::Winner Announced::

Hummingbird Hammock Giveaway

A lot of amazing things have happened with Hummingbird Hammocks in the few short months since I first wrote about their amazingly compact and light weight hammock. They’ve built up their inventory and have been busy fulfilling their Kickstarter orders and shipping all the hammocks that you all bought. They have a brand new website: and you can […]

The Ultralight Hummingbird Hammock (7oz)

hummingbird hammock

The Hummingbird single person hammock weighs just 7oz, is rated to hold 275 pounds, and is made in USA by an FAA certified parachute rigger. I’ve been carrying the Hummingbird hammock with me on weekend hikes and day hikes for several weeks now and have to say that for someone who wasn’t really into relaxing […]

Derek Hansen Becomes GG Trial Ambassador

The Ultimate Hang Book

Just a short post to say congratulations to Derek Hansen, author of The Ultimate Hang and illustrator extraordinaire, on becoming the latest addition to the Gossamer Gear Trail Ambassador program. I think that Derek is a fabulous choice and will bring his hammock camping expertise to some people (like me!) who coud really use it. If you are […]