Patent Lawsuit - Keeping the Alpine Hammock Alive
The Alpine Hammock came from an idea that people should be able to use their hammocks in any terrain or weather condition in the world. So we created an all-terrain,... Read more
Finished Domestic Shipping!
Great news! After a year of gear testing with more than a dozen gear testers, we have finally shipped out Alpine Hammocks to our domestic backers. This means we made... Read more
Manufacturing Has Started!
Great news! Our first Alpine Hammock just rolled off the manufacturing line yesterday! After a year of testing, refinement, and patience, we're starting to produce one of the coolest shelters... Read more
The Long-Awaited Manufacturing Update
Hello Patient Backers!
It's been over two months since we have sent out an update and for that we'd like to apologize. It's been even longer since we've commented on... Read more
Alpine Hammock to Launch at Outdoor Retailer
The Alpine Hammock Team is makin’ moves! In August, we’ll be attending the world’s largest outdoor industry tradeshow called Outdoor Retailer. It’s a four-day tradeshow that is only open to... Read more
Six Month Detailed Progress Update
It’s hard to believe that it’s already been 6 months since you all helped us to fund the Alpine Hammock on Kickstarter. It has been a wild ride ever since... Read more
Provisional Patent, Trademarking, and Prototype Development
Greetings from Boston where winter has officially hit us in full force. The temperature outside is currently +3F but with the wind-chill it feels like -17F![Mike on top of... Read more
Kickstarter Update - Prototype Manufacturing
We are excited to announce that next week we’ll begin producing our first batch of Alpine Hammock prototypes.Until now we’ve been iterating on our design and producing Alpine Hammocks... Read more
Alpine Hammock 60 Day Kickstarter Update
Hello Kickstarter Backers!
It’s been almost 60 days since you helped us surpass our fundraising goal of $40,000 on Kickstarter and it’s been an epic adventure ever since. As always,... Read more
Final Update - LESS THAN 3 DAYS LEFT!!!
These final days remind us a lot of doing a summit push after long winter trips to Katahdin in Maine or climbing Anconcogua in Patagonia; you know you've accomplished an... Read more
Exclusive Incentives for CURRENT BACKERS ONLY
Thank you, thank you, thank you! The amount of support so far has been incredible and we appreciate it so much that we're offering you (our current backers) some exclusive... Read more
Reward Shipping Logistics - Keeping it Local
From our Kickstarter research prior to launching our campaign, one commonly overlooked aspect for many project creators was shipping and reward fulfillment. Either people didn't account for the cost of... Read more
Big Wall Climbing Simulation
One of our favorite past-times is to read stories of the hard men who have come before us in the alpine world. They've accomplished things that we'll only dream about,... Read more
Co-Branding Agreement with Hydro Flask
We are excited to announce that we'll be co-branding our insulated bottle reward with Hydroflask. We looked at four different, top-notch bottle vendors and after looking at price, quality, and... Read more
Our New Alpine Hammock Logo is Live!
Prior to launching our Kickstarter campaign we spent all of our time using the Alpine Hammock on backpacking/climbing trips. However, once we had launched we got to work on branding... Read more
"As Seen on..." - The Alpine Hammock in the Media
It's been a really fast paced 13 days since the start of our Kickstarter campaign and we wanted to post this update to thank all of the media outlets who... Read more
Alpine Hammock Product Specifications
Before we started to build our Alpine Hammock we wanted to better understand the product specifications of similar items on the market; namely hammocks and bivy sacks.
To inform our... Read more
Meet Ryan and Mike
Ryan and Mike met in college through the Tufts Mountain Club and eventually both became members of a Boston-based ice climbing group called VICE: Vertical Ice Climbing Enthusiasts. It wasn't... Read more
Press Release - Help the Alpine Hammock on Kickstarter
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Cell Phone: 207-619-0592
Alpine Hammocks - Redefining Fast and Light Outdoor Travel
Two young engineers from Boston bring their... Read more