Bear Butt Double Parachute Camping Hammock Review | The Hiking Guy

Bear Butt Double Parachute Camping Hammock Review

Hammocks are shifting the conventional way of camping, as some hikers will pack one to get away for some afternoon shut-eye, while the others have shifted their tent with a hammock as their primary night time haven. Whatever your planned use, with hammocks you might become that companion who is infamous for saying "I'm just going to rest my eyes for a couple of minutes," and wakes up 7- 8 hours later.

The Bear Butt Double Parachute Camping Hammock falls into the exceptional category of "highly light and extremely packable." The Bear Butt hammock is a fabulous companion for any travel where keeping weight down and saving space and is essential. The Bear Butt Double Parachute Camping hammock is an excellent buy for anyone looking to keep weight and the cost down.

Quick Overview

  • It’s made of nylon with solid triple sewing and extremely lightweight, perfect for day trips/outdoors
  • Easy to hang/take down, comes with separate durable ropes that make hang up a breeze
  • It easily holds up to 500 pounds, however, it's been tested for over 900 pounds and it fits 2 people at ease (not only business class comfort but the comfort of first class as well)
  • Super lightweight, compact, small and strong for camping, travel and setup. The manufacturer tested these nylon camping hammocks under extreme challenges, but they didn't tear
  • College students, camping enthusiasts, hipster, non-hipsters and grandmas are chilling, hanging, resting, reading, sleeping, reading and cuddling in the new Bear Butt hammock
  • Comfortable 10' x 6’ size. One of the best backpacking hammock for you and for your family, you can lay down with your friends or loved together


Toughness: This is where people generally might start to run into troubles. You’ll want something long-lasting, and most of the time durability might shoot up the cost a bit. The Bear Butt Double Parachute Camping Hammock is something which will last longer than other hammocks available in the market at the same price range.

Quality: The material used in the Bear Butt Double Parachute Camping Hammock is of high quality. No compromises along with quality. As hammocks come in a variety of materials and finding out which your hammock is made out is a very important consideration.

Weight: This isn’t a very important consideration for the weekend camper who hangs around a campsite at the lake or near the woods. For those who like to continue the trek into parts unknown, it can be a critical consideration, though, for a long distance backpacker every ounce counts and they may look for the lightest they can carry during the weather. This isn't an imperative consideration for the end of the week camper who sticks around a campground at the lake or close to the forested areas. 

Liner: Particularly in cold weather, you’ll need a liner for your hammock. Some will come with liners and others won’t, but don’t consider it a deal breaker for you as you will be able to use just about anything for one. The Bear Butt Hammock comes with an inflatable liner which will provide comfort during the night but take up the little room during the day.

Cost: Let’s face it, not everyone has the capacity to invest in their camping gear. As long as a hammock meets your primary needs you may want to go with the cheaper one. This is how most travel enthusiasts think. However and keeps in mind that a cheap hammock will require a replacement much sooner and you’ll end up paying more for buying cheap ones frequently. That’s why the Bear Butt Double Parachute Camping Hammock is highly recommended as it meets the requirement as well as your budget.


The Bear Butt Double Parachute Camping Hammock is a double sized hammock for two people. It comes with two carabineers and two ropes that are clubbed together and ready to go, and also provided with a sleep mask.

This hammock is made of very light material. This particular model is a double hammock, and there is ample of room for two people to sit in it. The material feels very good against your skin. When lying in the hammock, the carrying tool doubles as a storage small bag, handy as it hangs off the middle of the hammock. It is ideal for your water bottle, cell or anything else you want to keep nearby.

As for the hammock itself, it's incredible. It's very soft, attractive and weighs nearly nothing. Its well put together, comfortable and as per your requirements. It would make an incredible outdoors or simply relaxing loft any place you needn't bother with a mosquito net; you can simply hang a covering over it as a rain fly.

Overall, this must be one item that must be on your "must purchase list" before you go out for a trip or for camping. Try not to hold up to comprehend the agony of ruining your money, get this pack now.

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Harvey Garcia

I am a lover of the great outdoors and nature. I have finished climbing the Trailwrights 72, and have done two coast-to-coast backpacking trips across the Scottish Highlands, in the 2016 and 2017 TGO Challenges.

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