Crazy Creek Crazy Crib

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This is a good lightweight hammock for hot summer,…

Rating: rated 4 of 5 stars
Source: bought it used
Price Paid: $4

Summary

This is a good lightweight hammock for hot summer, bug-free situations.

Pros

  • Lightweight
  • Packable
  • Easy to hang
  • Does not slip and harm trees

Cons

  • No bug netting
  • Rain cover not included

I am a lover of hammocks! Why sleep on the ground if you don’t have too? I purchased my Crazy Crib last fall at a thrift store for only $4 it had no rips, tears, stains, etc... In fact it appeared to be brand new. I have owned 4 hammocks and this one by far is my favorite hammock for dry summer, bug-free situations. That being said this would not be a good choice during peak mosquito season or heavy rains.

They do however have a hammock that will cover you in those conditions. Maybe this summer I’ll have to try their other hammock out, any who. The Crib is easy to hang. The straps wrap around the tree and clasp through a buckle, it takes me roughly one minute to hang and level out the Crib.

I have also used the hammock as a ground cloth in the desert when no trees were available. I just slipped my Crazy Creek Hex 2.0 Power lounger inside it to help with insulation and slept like a baby. There was a little condensation found inside in the morning and the bottom was very wet. This made it hard to remove the wet sand before packing.

This is a simple lightweight hammock that would be perfect for hanging in the backyard or around camp. You can even crawl inside it and stay dry in a lite rainstorm. In a heavy downpour run for your car or come prepared with a tarp. The packed weight is 23oz which makes it a good lightweight hammock for summer. It is made from 70D coated nylon.

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

Enjoy the comfort and lightweight convenience of sleeping off the ground in the Crazy Creek Crazy Crib. Easy to set up and designed to resist unsteady rolling, the Crib can be paired with the Crazy Crib Tarp (sold separately) to create a complete personal shelter. You can also use the Crazy Crib as off-ground storage during the day. The one-inch wide suspension webbing allows for outstanding weight distribution and the 70D coated ripstop nylon fabric features double-stitched seams and reinforced corners for durability and long wear.

- Altrec Outdoors

Crazy Cribs are complete personal shelters that are great for backpacking, car camping, trekking, sea kayaking, beaches, backyards, rafting, wherever you want exceptionally comfortable off-the-ground sleeping. Perfect ultra-lightweight hammock. Convenient top entry. Simple to set-up. Resists unsteady rolling. Provides off-ground storage during the day. 1" wide suspension webbing for excellent weight distribution. Double-stitched seams and reinforced corners for durability. Can be used as a ground bivy. Includes stuff sack. Made of 70 denier coated nylon. Size: 44"x94". Wt. 1lb. 7oz.

- Campmor

FREE Shipping on orders over $50. 1-800-986-0656 Crazy Cribs are complete personal shelters that are great for backpacking, car camping, sea kayaking, trekking, beaches, backyards, rafting... wherever you want exceptionally comfortable off-the-ground sleeping

- Powderfin.com

Crazy Creek Crazy Crib

previously retailed for:
$36.95 - $78.95

The Crazy Creek Crazy Crib is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen June 14, 2013 at Altrec Outdoors.

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