Have a comfortable and restful night even when you’re backpacking
The simple difference between hiking and backpacking is that the latter implies you will sleep at least one night in the wilderness. Because of this, backpacking can be an entirely different adventure from hiking, one that will immerse you into the beauty of the outdoors. However, just one rough night of sleeping can ruin an entire trip. Since a sleeping bag is an essential item for most of these backpacking trips, researching which would be best for you and knowing how to care for it properly will allow it to be used for many years.
Contrary to what some may believe, backpacking sleeping bags aren’t “one size fits all.” What bag you buy should depend on your body type, backpacking climate, personal preference, and other variables. Before forking out money to purchase this expensive item … Read more »
Protect your investment. With a bit of REI’s care and cleaning know-how, you can keep your sleeping bag in top condition for many camping seasons to come. Keeping your sleeping bag clean … Read more »
Learn how to make a sub-2 lb. 3-season down bag for $90. Have you ever lain in bed at night thinking about the day when you’ll be able to score a Feathered Friends or Western Mountaineering … Read more »
Read real sleeping bag reviews written by the outdoor community and learn what they loved or hated about the leading bags, as well as lesser known outdoor brands. Read more »