Get ready to take your wild camping experiences and outdoor explorations to stratospheric new levels, as fair trade pioneers Ticket To The Moon proudly present their latest and most technical Pro & Light Hammock Collections.
Ethically built in their own factory in Bali, Indonesia, TTTM Hammocks have been loved by their tribe of fans and across the globe since 1996. Rigorously tested by adventure athletes and explorers in the most extreme conditions, these premium pieces are lauded for their incredible comfort, strength and durability. Free of PFCs and other harmful chemical and pesticides, all signature pieces in the collection are constructed using high quality, skin-friendly OEKO-TEX® Standard 100 parachute silk nylon and sold with a ten-year guarantee. This long-lasting material is not only breathable, hypo allergenic and super soft on the skin, but is built to withstand the elements and is mold and mildew resistant. Compact and lightweight, all Hammocks are designed to be fully portable, with every model packaged in a distinctive moon shaped attachment pouch, making these the must have accessory to take with you during hikes and fastpacking trips in the back country.
With no complicated knotting systems, TTTM’s innovative Express Setting Bag means deployment is a breeze, taking less than a minute. The secure and clever design also ensures your Hammock stays off the ground when being installed or taken down, with the storage pouch also doubling as a useful pillow or storage bag for essentials. All hammocks include stainless steel S-hooks or high-grade aluminium carabiners, weight rated accordingly for each hammock model. Simply fix your hooks or carabiners to the desired setting, test the set up for safety and climb inside.
Winner of a highly esteemed Ispo Gold Award*, the top seal of approval honouring innovation and awarded to only the best products in the outdoor industry, TTTM’s Lightest Hammock (£79.95) is an ultra-lightweight piece, ideal for fastpackers where every gram counts. Weighing in at just 228 grams including Express Setting Bag, the body is constructed from a unique high performance, crinkle nylon textile and attached by super tough, spliced UHMWPE ropes and loops, with lightweight yet strong 6kN carabiners. Delivering incredible comfort and security that belies is simple looks, a three-metre end- end length means this is suitable for even the tallest users. This award packing wonder will literally fit in your pocket ready to be taken on all your summer explorations.
TTTM’s PRO Hammocks are the latest editions to the tribe and designed as an always ready solution for sleeping outdoors with insect protection. Designed for maximum comfort and functionality with minimum weight, the Lightest PRO** (£139.95) and Original PRO (£129.95) can be set up in less than a minute and feature an extra-long body for room to spread out, delivering astonishing comfort even in a diagonal position.
Both editions feature a stowable Convertible Bug Net that will leave you smitten and not bitten during outdoor adventures in the wild. Designed with four zipper heads for easy and convenient side access and made from a premium micromesh material that provides excellent insect protection, deflects wind, whilst also allowing you to breathe easily. The Lightest PRO and Original PRO are also equipped with an integrated structural Ridge Line for the ultimate hang, maintaining fit and tension and keeping your back straight and level when resting diagonally. The integrated Ridgeline Organiser allows you to stow the bug net when not in use or other camping essentials, while external loops allow you to neatly fit an underquilt or attach other accessories for a totally bespoke set up.
Weighing just 550 grams, the Lightest Pro is designed to carry loads of up to 100kg, with the Original Pro coming in at 925g and offering a 150kg capacity and an extended length ideal for the taller user. More robust and less stretchy than the Lightest Pro, the Original PRO offers a generous space making it a super versatile piece even for couples. Choose from Burgundy, Aqua or Rich Green.
Ticket to the Moon also offer a wide variety of upgraded attachment kits and suspension solutions to make installing your hammock a synch wherever you are hanging out. Options include the Lightest Straps (£29.95); a set of two tough UHMPE ropes with straps that are ideal for fastpacking when keeping weight to a minimum and the Moon Strap (£27.95) – TTTM’s latest daisy-chain suspension solution, combining tree-friendly construction, higher load capacity and small packing size for the ultimate environmentally conscious solution. The TTTM Strap Extenders (£16.95) also allow you to upgrade your kit if the trees at your favourite set up are a little thicker than standard or further apart.. Aluminium Carabiners (from £8.95) allow you to conveniently hang accessories to your set up, whilst the popular toasty Moon Quilt insulation (£119.95) can be used like a conventional sleeping bag or integrated into the Hammock as an underquilt.
Buy on line at www.ticketothemoon.com or a selected specialist retailers including Blackleaf.com, wildbounds.com, funkyleisure.co.uk , absolutesnow.com, addnature.co.uk & alpinetrek.co.uk