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What To Expect On Your First Hammock Camping Trip

What To Expect On Your First Hammock Camping Trip

Posted by Jaeger Shaw on 31st Oct 2019

I just got home from my first ever backcountry hammock camping trip, having never slept in a hammock before, and I’m stoked to report that it was a huge success! However, I must admit that I was very … read more
​Why Down Outperforms Synthetic Insulation

​Why Down Outperforms Synthetic Insulation

Posted by Jaeger Shaw on 8th Oct 2019

When it comes to the age old, backcountry gear rivalry of down vs. synthetic insulation for sleeping bags and quilts, there is a clear winner: down. But give it a Google Search and you’ll find article … read more
10 Best Hikes in Ohio

10 Best Hikes in Ohio

Posted by RootsRated on 10th Sep 2019

The Buckeye State is the home of Hammock Gear, the American Football Hall of Fame, the birthplace of seven American presidents, and some of the most incredible places to load up a pack and blaze a … read more
The 20 Best Hikes in the United States

The 20 Best Hikes in the United States

Posted by RootsRated on 10th Sep 2019

From the Smokies to the Rockies, and the Everglades to the highest point in Maine—and everywhere in between—the United States is full of world-class hikes. Whether you’re a hardcore peak bagger, ou … read more