Grand Trunk Takes Hammock Suspension Systems to New Heights


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Trunk Straps Have Arrived

Grand Trunk takes hammock suspension systems to new heights

Skokie, IL — (May 27, 2015) –Grand Trunk is pleased to unveil the brand’s much-anticipated Trunk Straps, making hanging easier and safer for hammock enthusiasts and trees everywhere. Trunk Straps bring a new and improved suspension system in six bold color options to complement the brand’s award winning line of hammocks. 

Hammocking keeps gaining popularity, with adventurers taking hammocks to new heights and vistas like never before. “Trunk Straps offers an advanced suspension system that allows freedom and the ability to get creative with your hanging out,” says Belinda Neff, brand marketing director with Grand Trunk. “From perches suspended under bridges over lazy rivers or strung up between two palm trees, Trunk Straps promote a safer, more user and trunk-friendly system.” 

Trunk Straps feature a 10-foot daisy chain made from static, polyester webbing that allows hammockers to safely and easily hang from nearly any anchor point. PU coating adds colorfastness, water repellency and protects tree trunks from abrasion. 18 color contrasting, triple-stitched loops deliver 36 different adjustment points for a heightened, more reliable hammocking experience. 

Trunk Straps Specs: 

  • Length: 10’
  • Width: 1” 
  • Product Weight: 12 oz 
  • 18 Anchor Points (36 Total) 
  • Material: PU Coated Polyester
  • Weight Limit: 200 LB (400LB Total) 
  • MSRP $30

Trunk Straps are available for purchase online beginning June 1, 2015. Pre-orders receive free shipping by using the code TRUNKYA upon checkout. For more details, please visit

About Grand Trunk
Grand Trunk makes goods for the road less traveled, and anyone who values meaningful connections with nature, embracing new cultures, and exploring outdoor adventure. Founded in 2002 by two intrepid entrepreneurs who met while backpacking through Thailand, their shared passion for travel and the authentic outdoor lifestyle inspired Grand Trunk’s first line of travel hammocks. Over the past decade the brand has expanded and evolved to encompass a wide assortment of adventure travel gear and accessories. To view Grand Trunk’s complete range of products, please visit