Dreamy outdoor hammocks for hanging out in nature

Read a book. Take a nap. Call a friend.

woman on a hammock in the woods
Life is good.Zach Betten via Unsplash

Hammocks are a great way to get some rest and relaxation when you are exploring the great outdoors (or traversing your backyard). No matter where you are, you’ll be able to rig up the perfect seat to enjoy a nap, a book, a post-hike snack, and so much more. These hammocks are durable, secure, and weather-resistant to ensure your safety and your enjoyment while you kick back in the elements. Grab your favorite pair of sunglasses and get a solid swing on.

Wise Owl Outfitters Hammock
Hang up and chill out.Amazon

This single person hammock from Wise Owl is portable, practical, and perfect for your next adventure. It’s made out of 210T parachute nylon which makes it super strong and super soft. It’s really lightweight and comes in a 16 ounce carrying bag so you can take it with you without worrying about lugging around another piece of heavy gear. This hammock also comes with 2 D-shaped carabiners and 2 nine-foot straps so you will be ready to hang it up upon arrival. It measures 9ft long and 4 ½ feet wide and can support up to 500 pounds when properly secured. Choose your favorite from a variety of colors and take your next rest on the road.

Vivere Space Saving Stand Hammock
Customize your cot.Amazon

The space saving hammock series from Vivere should be your go to when it comes to stationary, stand scenarios. If you are hoping for a new set up in your backyard or headed out for a lakeside stay, this handy hammock will get the job done. Each one comes with a 9-foot, 35-pounds steel stand that can easily fit in the included carrying case. Choose from three fabrics, breathable cotton for a soft swing, polyester for vibrant weather-resistant color, and “sunbrella” for a weatherproof nook that will never fade. We can’t even begin to list all the color options, so you’ll have to take a look for yourself. Measuring 59 x 87-inches, this hammock can support up to 450 pounds, making it a great place to take a snooze or curl up with a loved one.

Hammock Sky
Like you are swinging amongst the stars.Amazon

This two-person hammock is a beautiful and soft way to relax indoors and out. Inspired by artisans in Northeastern Brazil, it’s made out of tightly woven cotton and polyester so it not only looks but feels like a dream. It can hold up to 475 pounds and measures 98 x 59-inches, though it may seem smaller upon arrival because the tightknit cotton will stretch as your use it. It comes with a matching carrying bag so you can take your new favorite seat with you wherever you go. We won’t be surprised if you end up using it as your permanent bed.

Kammok Roo
A backpacker’s dream.Amazon

This single size hammock from Kammok is unbelievably lightweight and ready to give you some reprieve any time, anywhere. It weighs only 5.6 oz but can support at least 400 pounds, maybe more with the right hanging straps. It measures 4.2 × 8.4-feet in when unpacked. If you are looking for more room, you can check out the double size in the same style. This ultralight miracle is made with moisture-wicking fabric and hangs from patented carabiners and reinforced slings so you can rest comfortably knowing you are safe and secured. Plus, your purchase can make a difference because a portion of each product sold supports youth leadership programs and environmental causes.

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