Backyard Essentials: Hammocks for Camping & Hiking
Kick back and relax—there’s no better way to unwind than your very own backyard hammock. Browse all hammocks like the top-rated ENO Double Nest hammock.
Enjoy a warm day and cool nights outside with your new hammock. The latest models are designed with a variety of common-sense features that help you make the most of your new hammock. Consider these factors when making your purchase:
- Your hammock’s weight capacity
- The frame type
- The method of storage or transportation
- Your hammock’s durability
Consult product information for size and weight specifications. Many hammocks are designed with breathable, ultra-durable nylon, which is treated to dry quickly when exposed to moisture.
Other hammock beds are designed with airy cotton and polyester blends. Heavy-duty stitching creates a stable resting place for you to spend the afternoon.
Powder-coated steel or aluminum frames prove durable season after season. Many hammocks are built to fold or collapse. Others come with just a hammock bed and loops that can be affixed to a tree or a separate frame system. These systems are simple to transport from your backyard to your campsite.
Create your backyard oasis with a hammock set that comes with an attachable canopy for shade. Outfit your existing hammock with a variety of accessories, including hammock stands, chair stands, straps, rain tarps—and much more. Bring your hammock along with you using a hammock carrying bag.Some canopies come with a "spreader bar, " which enables you to lie in a comfortable horizontal position. Traditional hammocks are designed to lie in an inverted position.