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What does comfort temperature mean in sleeping bags?

What does comfort temperature mean in sleeping bags?

June 13, 2018 1 min read 0 Comments

Comfort temperature in sleeping bags refers to the lowest temperature a bag is intended to keep the user warm and comfortable, without the need for any additional blankets.

 

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Can you wash a down sleeping bag?

Can you wash a down sleeping bag?

June 13, 2018 1 min read 0 Comments

Question: Can Down Sleeping Bags be Washed

Answer: Down sleeping bags could be washed, but it needs more time and careful attention. It is pretty costly to have them professionally cleaned, but you could also do it yourself.

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Is Down Warmer than Synthetic?

Is Down Warmer than Synthetic?

June 11, 2018 1 min read 0 Comments

Yes, down is warmer than synthetic. Down is the soft, fluffy, and lofty stuff under the feathers. Considered as nature’s insulator, down (made from duck plumage, not feathers) it is effective in trapping air and body heat, while still being breathable. Hence, it wicks unwanted moisture away from your body.

 

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Stress Free Travel Tips

Stress Free Travel Tips

June 03, 2017 2 min read 0 Comments

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Key Food Handling Tips for Backpacking

Key Food Handling Tips for Backpacking

June 02, 2017 3 min read 0 Comments

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How to Stay Hydrated While Hiking

How to Stay Hydrated While Hiking

May 31, 2017 3 min read 0 Comments

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How to Sleep Well on a Hike

How to Sleep Well on a Hike

May 31, 2017 4 min read 0 Comments

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Hiking Tips

Hiking Tips

May 31, 2017 2 min read 0 Comments

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Brand Ambassadors - Jordan & Bryan

Brand Ambassadors - Jordan & Bryan

May 31, 2017 2 min read 0 Comments

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Three Season Backpacking Gear Checklist

Three Season Backpacking Gear Checklist

August 02, 2016 1 min read 0 Comments

Want to make sure you don't overpack, causing you to carry unnecessary load?  The very best way to avoid this rookie backpacking blunder is to utilize a checklist to keep you organized and on point.  Continue Reading to view the full checklist and enjoy your upcoming backpacking trip!
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