sleeping bag

My Sleeping System: I Am Satisfied With Its Performance

My Sleeping System: I Am Satisfied With Its Performance

My sleeping system consists of four main components: a sleeping bag, a stuff sack that serves as a pillow, a sleeping bag liner, and a sleeping pad.

May 10, 2017 : John Edward Harris
Gear Review: Feathered Friends Lark UL 10 Sleeping Bag

Gear Review: Feathered Friends Lark UL 10 Sleeping Bag

My biggest fear heading into a 330-mile stretch of the Colorado Trail beginning in mid-September was facing the cold temperatures (and threat of snow).  Although September is typically fairly

Jul 25, 2016 : Zach
Gear Review: Katabatic Gear Sawatch Sleeping Quilt 15

Gear Review: Katabatic Gear Sawatch Sleeping Quilt 15

Gear Review: Katabatic Gear Sawatch Sleeping Quilt 15   Disclosure: The following product was donated for the purpose of review. Introduction: Katabatic is one of those killer small name

Jan 20, 2016 : Maggie Wallace
Gear Review: Brooks Range Drift 30 Degree Sleeping Bag

Gear Review: Brooks Range Drift 30 Degree Sleeping Bag

The bag I've used more than any other in 2015 is Brooks Range's Drift 30-degree sleeping bag.  On paper, this looked like a great bag (very light weight, DownTek treated...

Jul 8, 2015 : Zach
Gear Review: Sierra Designs Women’s Mobile Mummy 800

Gear Review: Sierra Designs Women’s Mobile Mummy 800

Disclosure: The following product was donated for the purpose of review. I live in New Hampshire, which is the home of winter. Recently, spring appeared and shocked everyone. To celebrate, I...

Jun 2, 2015 : Maggie Wallace
Gear Review: REI Joule 23 Women’s Sleeping Bag

Gear Review: REI Joule 23 Women’s Sleeping Bag

The REI Joule 23 is my pick for the #1 Women's Sleeping Bag for thru hikers.

May 21, 2015 : Ashli Baldwin
Early Impressions: Nemo Rhapsody 15° Down Sleeping Bag – Women’s

Early Impressions: Nemo Rhapsody 15° Down Sleeping Bag – Women’s

Note: The following is my early impression of the Nemo Rhapsody 15 degree sleeping bag. I will either update this review or write a separate one later in the season.  With another long distance

Apr 7, 2015 : Carlie Gentry
My Gear List

My Gear List

Hello everyone! After much weighing, repacking, photographing and early mornings lining up for REI gear sales I have all my gear! I apologize to all the ounce by ounce junkies...

Mar 6, 2015 : Ruth
How to Pick Your Big Three

How to Pick Your Big Three

When you think of gear, what do you think of first? Do you think of the first aid kit you'll need? The clothing you'll wear? What kind of trowel you...

Feb 13, 2015 : Ruth
New Year, New Gear

New Year, New Gear

Shalom friends! Happy New Year to you all! I hope everyone had a safe and happy time ringing in the New Year. I had a very distracted one because I...

Jan 6, 2015 : Ruth