Backpacking hammocks you can use as a tent

2 Backpacking Hammocks That Can Double as a Tent

Camping is thrilling but setting up your tent isn’t always that much fun. If you are looking for an alternative to a traditional tent, consider backpacking hammocks...
July 24, 2020 — Ryan W
Celebrating National Hammock Day! (July 22nd)

Celebrating National Hammock Day! (July 22nd)

Swing your worries away on July 22nd and celebrate National Hammock Day along with the rest of the outdoor recreation community!
July 22, 2020 — Ryan W
Customer Story: I was single, and then I met Tentsile

Customer Story: I was single, and then I met Tentsile

I had lost hope that I was ever going to meet someone and get married.  I had gone through a lot of failed relationships, and I was starting to doubt my own self-worth. Buying a Tensile Trillium hammock and Stingray Tent was a self-care type of purchase.

July 14, 2020 — Michael Parker
Tents for Ultralight Backpacking

2 Perfect Tree Tents for Ultralight Backpacking

When it comes to backpacking, weight is everything. The lighter your pack, the further you’ll be able to travel, and the more comfortable you’ll be. When it comes to backpacking hammocks, your biggest decision will be choosing between two sizes - single or double-wide. Here are our suggestions for the best ultralight backpacking hammock tents...
July 01, 2020 — Ryan W
Floating Tent

The Only Floating Tent You’ve Ever Seen

Imagine having a tent that can float on the water, hover in the air, and be set up on the ground. Plus, it is roomy enough to fit you and up to 4 more friends or family members. Well, believe it or not, this is 100% real. And Tentsile is the only place you'll find it...
June 30, 2020 — Ryan W
Customer Story: May Long Auroras

Customer Story: May Long Auroras

Testing out our T-Mini Hammock at about 5 feet, and our Tentsile Connect at about 10 feet up for May Long Weekend on a friend's private land next to the river. In the morning we’d wake up to the river flowing passed us, and behind us, at night the Aurora Borealis made a few appearances
June 25, 2020 — Michael Parker
Car camping checklist - for minimalists

Car Camping Checklist for Minimalists

Packing efficiently and strategically is the first step towards a successful and stress-free camping getaway. Fancy gadgets and unnecessary luxuries just get in the way and distract you from why you’re going out into nature in the first place. To keep things simple, only pack...

June 17, 2020 — Ryan W
Customer Story: Camping in Minnesota

Customer Story: Camping in Minnesota

Tentsile's offer such a unique camping experience that it's wonderful when customers are more encouraged to explore the outdoors a little more thanks to using our tents.

Here's what one of our customers had to say about his recent camping trip.

June 17, 2020 — Michael Parker
How To Use Hammock Straps

How To Use Hammock Straps

Hammocks have come a long way since the traditional roped and netted variety that required you to master the art of tying multiple kinds of knots. Hammock straps, on the other hand, are a quick and easy alternative that...
June 03, 2020 — Ryan W
Essential Knots You Should Know While Hammock Camping

Essential Knots You Should Know While Hammock Camping

Do you know how to tie a rope knot? What rope knots do you currently have in your repertoire? Having some knots down in your mental toolkit will immediately make hammock camping easier and safer!
May 27, 2020 — Ryan W