We Created The World's First Mosquito Net Hammock
It was a humid night deep in the Amazon rainforest. Our founder, Matthias, lay uncomfortably tangled in a handmade hammock, a crude sleeping arrangement that barely kept him off the...Read more
Back Our Next-Gen Hammock on IndieGoGo Now!
As Amazonas Ultra-Light, the trailblazing outdoor equipment brand hailing from Germany, we're taking an exciting new step. We're globally launching our latest innovation, the Traveller Camp, on Indiegogo. Renowned for...Read more
AMAZONAS Ultra-light hammock tarps: materials and coatings
AMAZONAS Ultra-Light tarps, just like our ultra-light hammocks, are divided into two categories: the extremely light and compact ADVENTURE series, made of silnylon, and the somewhat heavier and robust TRAVELLER...Read more
AMAZONAS Ultra-Light hammock comparison – ADVENTURE vs. TRAVELLER
Our Ultra-Light hammocks made from parachute silk are 100% nylon. This high-performance material is not only extremely durable and strong, but also breathable. Furthermore, almost all AMAZONAS Ultra-Light hammocks are...Read more
Ripstop material in hammocks and tarps
Hammocks and tarps crafted from ripstop material are considerably more tear-resistant than those made from traditional woven fabrics. Many renowned manufacturers of ultra-light tents and outdoor equipment utilize this extremely...Read more
Moskito Traveller Quilted – tips for setting up the hammock with integrated protection against the cold
This '3 in 1' hammock not only provides warmth from below and protection from mosquitoes, but it's also straightforward to set up. This makes the Moskito Traveller Quilted particularly suitable...Read more
Ultralight hammocks – five unbeatable arguments in their favour!
The Hammock - So Ultralight You Barely Notice It Unlike a traditional hammock that weighs around 2-3 kg, most of our outdoor hammocks weigh between 300 g and 900 g....Read more
Destination Delta – a trip down the Amazon
Julian Naidu and Konstantin Pissarsky are two students who were captivated by the Amazon rainforest and its surrounding environment during their voluntary service year in Ecuador in 2017. Three years...Read more
Charity Project in Brazil "Der kleine Nazareno"
"We at AMAZONAS have personally visited this project on site, and it moved us deeply. We were so convinced by the work being done there that we've committed to supporting...Read more
What kind of ropes do you need to hang up your outdoor hammock?
The attachment of our outdoor hammocks can be achieved using various suspension sets, including eco-friendly tree straps or ultra-light rope systems. Depending on your outdoor activity, whether you're a camper...Read more
Brazilian lying technique - how to lie properly in your outdoor hammock
AMAZONAS ultralight hammocks are designed wider than the standard to ensure you can stretch out fully and lie comfortably. Many people who wild camp even spend their entire night in...Read more
How much space do I need to hang my outdoor hammock from the tree?
Outdoor hammocks are typically hung without a frame since they're primarily used in nature. They are set up low, requiring two fixed points for proper installation. The suspension loops of...Read more
Hanging up hammocks safely – here's what you should keep in mind!
Safety should always be your priority when setting up your hammock. Here are some crucial tips to ensure you can relax worry-free. • Inspect your gear! Before each use, check...Read more
Hang your hammock with a tree strap – for the love of nature
Hanging an outdoor hammock using tree straps helps safeguard the tree's bark and the underlying growth layer, known as the cambium. It's a practice most bushcrafters or wild campers already...Read more