Banyan Bridge Complete

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$179.00

Introducing the Banyan Bridge Hammock! Created from the influence of our very own Chameleon Hammock. The Banyan is a modular bridge hammock that adapts as you hike through the seasons. It can be netless, netted, or have a top cover. We incorporated two ridgelines which gives you a spacious feel on the inside as well as insuring you have a consistent hang every time.

You can choose any of our standard solid colors or Print2Fabric patterns, please see the options below!

Please click on the following link to see our full selection of P2F Patterns:
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Weight Limit: 250lbs
Maximum Height: 6’3″

Description

Introducing the Banyan Bridge Hammock! Created from the influence of our very own Chameleon Hammock, the Banyan is a modular bridge hammock that adapts as you hike through the seasons. It can be set up netless, netted, or with a top cover. We have incorporated two ridgelines for a spacious feel on the inside with a consistent hang every time.

Specifications:
Weight Limit – 250lbs
Maximum Height – 6’3″
Dimensions – 80″L, 38″W (head end), 28″W (foot end)
Fabric – Hexon 1.6, Spring/Summer 2022: with BIONIC-FINISH® ECO – an environmentally friendly, non-halogenated, APEO-free, fluorine-free water repellency formulation.
Included with hammock body: 2 – 117″ ridgelines (including dog bones), Ti Bridge Bones, 4 – Bridge hammock ends, double ended stuff sack, head and foot end poles. Pole tips are about 5.2-5.3mm in diameter.

Banyan Bridge Body: 

We started off by making the body out of our very own Hexon 1.6 fabric. It has a great strength to weight ratio and is offered in a variety of colors and printed designs. We incorporated our patented two-way separating zippers that will give you the flexibility to not only change out your top covers, but to enter and exit from either side of your hammock. Also included are the internal and external D-Rings for attaching additional storage items.

Banyan Bridge Tops:


The Banyan has three different top options. Going topless is the first option which creates your netless bridge hammock. This is perfect if you want to save weight or take it easy just lounging around. Our next option is the Nano-no-seeum bug net which keeps you protected from the smallest of biting insects. Lastly we have the Banyan top cover which is meant to be used for chilly nights as it helps to keep heat in, while allowing condensation to vent out. All Banyan top options zipper into the Banyan’s zipper track.

Hardware:


Our strong, lightweight titanium Bridge Bones were designed specifically for the Banyan Bridge hammock. Spliced onto the dog bones, their function is to hold both ridgelines in place. All four corners of the bridge hammock have Bridge Hammock Ends, which are now Titanium! These are a multi-purpose piece of hardware that connect to the hammock, hold the spreader bars, attach the dog bones, and keep your under quilt in place.

Ridgeline and Dog Bones:


Both are uniquely designed for our Banyan Bridge hammock. The ridgelines are made out of 1.75mm gray Lash-It!® with a 1″ fixed eye on either end. New for 2022: The Dual ridgelines are now spliced onto the suspension triangles. The bridge bones don’t directly contact the Amsteel triangle, which reduces wear from metal to rope abrasion. The ridgelines are removable so you can switch out tops and accessories. Having both ridgelines incorporated in your bridge hammock gives you ample interior space as well as providing a consist hang every time.
New for 2022: The suspension triangle is made of one piece of 7/64 Amsteel with 3 locked brummel loops. These dog bones are completely removable and can be replaced down the road if needed. Bridge bones are integrated as a secure way to keep your ridgelines in place.

Accessories:


All accessories clip onto the hammock body’s D-rings. Accessories include a Head Organizer, Foot Pocket, Ridgeline Shelf, and a Ridgeline Shelf Organizer; all of which are made specifically for the Banyan Bridge. The Chameleon storage pocket and bottle holder are universal to both hammocks.

How to Setup Your Banyan Bridge Hammock:

 

Additional information

Dimensions 1 × 1 × 1 in
SKU DUT400

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  1. 2 out of 2 people found this helpful

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    gavainm

    What size tarp works with the Banyan Bridge hammock? Is an 11′ tarp long enough to close the doors on the ends?

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    Jill Heade

    I’m curious. Hexon 1.6 is rated to 350 lb…but the weight limit on the Banyan is 250. What is the limiting factor in this instance? The hardware? I’m well above 250 so I’d never be able to use it, sadly, but I’d like to know where the weakness lies. Thanks!

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    Dave Denny

    Thank you for everything you do and I appreciate the challenges faced with keeping up on orders with all the CVD-19 restrictions. That said, is there an estimated date/timeframe for when this will be available for order again? Is there a wait list? Thanks for all you do and your awesome gear!

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    Brady McClure

    When is it going to be back in stock?

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    Ron Walker

    Will the new cloud 71 fabric be an option for the body of the banyan?

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    kelinson

    I have a chameleon hammock now but am interested in the bridge hammock, but I see the advertised weight limit of the banyan setup is 250lbs. Is that limit conservative? I am currently around 275lbs.

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    Jacob Pewitt Yancey

    What’s the minimum distance between trees to hang this hammock?

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    • One person found this helpful
      Carolyn

      Carolyn

      14′ if you are using the beetle buckle suspension

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  8. 3 out of 3 people found this helpful

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    gavainm

    How well does the Banyan suspension work with whoopie slings? I have Dutch whoopie slings with whoopie hooks for my Chaemeleon, and love that suspension. I rather just keep using it for my new Banyan Bridge if that works (if not, I also still have my Beetle Buckle suspension).

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  9. 4 out of 4 people found this helpful

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    Jason Beckman

    Are there any plans to expand this to different materials and/or lengths to accommodate taller and heavier individuals? As it stands I would love to try this hammock, but find myself at the very top of both the height and weight ratings which is not usually a comfortable place to be.

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      Carolyn

      Carolyn

      At this time we will not be changing the bridge hammock specifications.

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  10. Question

    cath_jonsson

    Is it possible to fit a pad with the dimensions 198x65x9 cm (78×25,6×3,5 inch) in the Banyan Bridge?

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    • Dave Gantz

      Dave Gantz

      It will be a tight fit, but this should work.

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  11. Question

    brannancarrie (verified owner)

    Any recommendations for a compatible underquilt for the banyon? I was considering the Hammock Gear Incubator, but I am open to suggestions.

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    billco56

    Is there a way to put in a pre order for the Banyan given the unknown wait time for availability?

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    • One person found this helpful
      Dave Gantz

      Dave Gantz

      No, we don’t offer this option. You can subscribe to receive an email when these are back in stock.

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    Cameron Youngstrom

    I’ve been looking at the Banyon for a while now but it keeps coming up as out of stock. Any idea on when you will have this back as an option?

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    • 2 out of 2 people found this helpful
      Dave Gantz

      Dave Gantz

      Right now, we’re hoping to have these back in stock March or April 2021.

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    Kevin Munson (verified owner)

    Do you have any plans to create some kind of a bumper /cover situation to cover the ends of the spreader bars so that they don’t poke a hole in DCF tarps? I realize there are other commercially available solutions, but would be nice to get something from Dutchware Gear.

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    • 3 out of 3 people found this helpful
      Dave Gantz

      Dave Gantz

      We do! It is a work in progress.

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  15. jstevensen

    Very pleased with the new 2022 version!

    jstevensen (verified owner)

    I’ve been eager to get a banyan hammock for some time now. Very happy to see the improvements in the 2022 version, including the much lighter spreader bars! The spreader bars now weigh a total of 182 g (6.4 oz). I like the hooks for connecting my underquilt. Very easy!

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  16. Question

    Chris Watson

    Does the 2nd layer increase the weight limit any? Thanks!

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    • Dave Gantz

      Dave Gantz

      It does not.

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  17. Question

    legendjjj (verified owner)

    I want to upgrade my Banyan spread bars to carbon fibre ? I have a supplier lined up just need the spec. sizes & diameter of your standard spread bars ? Thanks heaps, Jack from Australia.

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  18. Question

    Scott Parker

    Will a chameleon sidecar accessory zip onto the side and work on the Banyan Hammock as well??

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    • Carolyn

      Carolyn

      It will not as they are different size zippers

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    brannancarrie

    What is the width at the narrowest point of this hammock? I see the dimensions for the width at the head and foot, but what about the middle where it looks narrower?

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      Carolyn

      Carolyn

      30″ at the most narrow point

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  20. Question

    peter.hove

    Will the Warbonnet Lynx full-length quilt fit the Banyan?

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    • Carolyn

      Carolyn

      I would go by the length of the lynx compared to the length of the Banyan and if those are ok together you should be fine.

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  21. Question

    larrynunnn

    I would like to know if the spreader bars are counted into the weight of the hammock. If they are then what is the total weight of the hammock including the bug net?

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    • Carolyn

      Carolyn

      Yes the poles are included and it will total 811 grams with the bugnet.

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    Charles B Amos

    Any currently available under quilts that will fit the Banyon?

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    • Alex Thomas

      Alex Thomas

      Most quilts should work just fine with some minor adjustments. Take a look at Spiguyver Backpacking’s video where he uses a standard quilt on his Banyan. https://youtu.be/brrQmr4JQpk?t=567

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  23. Question

    Robert Fish

    What pieces of hardware are included if I order the beetle buckle suspension with this?

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    • Carolyn

      Carolyn

      The beetle buckle suspension will come with 15′ straps and the beetle buckle hardware.

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  24. Question

    gavainm

    Will d-ring attachments for the Chameleon, like the mesh storage pocket, fit the Banyan?

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      Alex Thomas

      Alex Thomas

      Yes, the storage pocket and bottle holder would work just fine.

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  25. Question

    James Benard

    Have you tried it with an inflatable pad instead of a quilt? It certainly should work better than a gathered end hammock. Are there any plans to provide a double layer setup? Thanks!

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    • Carolyn

      Carolyn

      We have not tried the Banyan with an inflatable pad. At this time there are no plans to make a double layer.

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  26. Question

    tonyhoelscher1

    What size tarp do you recommend using with this bridge hammock?

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      Carolyn

      Carolyn

      I would recommend at least an 11′ tarp.

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    jpa.colliander

    Will this come in longer models? For people over 6”3?

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      Carolyn

      Carolyn

      We will not be able to modify the length of the hammock due to the fixed zipper length.

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    pmikechapman

    What length underquilt do you recommend with this hammock? I am looking at either a 77 inch or 83 inch underquilt from UGQ. Thank you.

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    • Carolyn

      Carolyn

      The hammock body itself is 80″ in length

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  29. Question

    Karl Speers

    How much do the spreader bars weigh, and what are they made of? If not carbon fiber, will carbon fiber bars be available as an upgrade?

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    • Alex Thomas

      Alex Thomas

      The poles are aluminum and weigh about 10 ounces. We do not have carbon fiber poles at this time.

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  30. Question

    gavainm

    Is it possible to have an alternate color tag on one end of the hammock/bug net/winter cover? For us colorblind folks, red/green is a challenging distinction to make. Is the tag a normal green color, or the green of Amsteel (which looks grey to me)?

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  31. Question

    Marshall Moore

    Which angle do you recommend for the suspension…. the “standard” 30° or flatter like the Ridgerunners 20° ?

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    • Alex Thomas

      Alex Thomas

      It is probably about 25*. What’s nice with the Banyan is you can use the ridgelines as a guide to your hang angle just like you do with a gathered end hammock.

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  32. Question

    Kevin Bosin

    Will any under quilt work with the Banyan? Or does it have to be specified for a bridge hammock?

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    • Dave Gantz

      Dave Gantz

      You should be able to adjust most underquilts to work, but they may not be perfect.

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