1. You will Have a Very Good Sleep
Lying in a hammock helps you to have better sleeps than a tent can do, even you can have a better sleep than sleeping in a bed at home.
Hammock offers you the most comfortable posture to sleep, so you will fall asleep and wake up happily with a refreshed and comfortable mind. Sleeping in a tent could not do the same way to you, and it is very normal for you to be exhausted after camping. Using a hammock can help you out of the feeling of can’t wait to sleep in your own bed.
Rather than being exhausted, after a sleep in a hammock you will have a feeling of recharging and energizing. After a long use, you may miss the hammock, even you are sleeping in your own bed.
2. The Ground is Not Good for You
Badly placed rock, tree root and things like can make you to toss and turn at nigh when you sleep in a tent which was set up in a bad surface. You will not have a good sleep as a result.
With a hammock, the story will be different. You will not need to be care about those things. No matter what is under you. You can camp on almost every surface, from rocks, roots to stumps, snows and so on. The most importance is you will have the same comfort.
It is no doubt that it is much easier for campers to find a spot to set up hammocks than a tent. In fact, it only takes you a blink of an eye to set up a hammocks. The only things you have to do are adjusting and tying it in a suitable distance and hopping in that much simpler than setting up a tent.
3. You Are Totally OUTSIDE
This is one of the most favorite benefits for campers to be in a hammock.
Of course, if you are a real camper, you do not want an RV or a big trucks fully equipped with kitchens, bathrooms and beds. But even in a tent, you can not have that real natural experience as being in a hammock. A tent make the air flow limited, the stars covered, your vision limited. It is not easy for you to see what is around when you are in such kind of “mobile home”.
It is very hot at day and very cold at night, being in a tent. Sunlight may change a tent into a sauna very quickly. You will find yourself a chair as hot as a fire pit in a tent. On the other hand, you have to think of what rock or roots that could help you warm at night all the day.
A hammock can help you sleep and breathe fresh air which is always around you. Instead of the heat of the tent’s sauna effect, you will be covered with the breeze on your face when you wake up. That is really the experience that true campers want to have.
4. It Has All the Tent’s Features in a Hammock
Mosquito nets, tarp and gear lofts are fully equipped that can make your trip easier using a hammock. Moreover, the price is very affordable and reasonable for you to get all the basics you need for a hammock camping.
A tarp which is set up easily will help you have privacy when you are changing clothes, even more comfortably, avoiding hunchback. Cold weather camping? Hammock rain flies will help you. The rain flies is used to reflect the heat and work as a tent but much easier to be set up.
Another advantage that can not be ignored is all of hammocks’ accessories are now made up into separate parts which can always helps you to camp as minimally as possible.
5. It’s A Hammock!
If you are using a tent, bringing with you a lot of troubles such as carrying heavy accessories, picking a place, setting it up, but just for the only purposes of sleeping, changing clothes and hiding rain that may be too much.
Much more a place to sleep, hammock is also a comfortable chair for you to sit down, chit-chat, or simply relax, to name a few. A hammock is much more mobile than a tent so that you can bring that “chair” to you when and wherever you want.