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Sleeping Gear The Sleeping Gear forum is for the discussion of sleeping gear (bags, mats, quilts...).


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Old 02-02-2013, 08:00 AM
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I use a compactor bag to line my pack (which has been modified to drain water) and just stuff the qu NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 09-06-2013, 07:40 PM
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How do you pack your sleeping bag?

New Guy question.

I have a backpack that has a "sleeping bag compartment". NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 09-06-2013, 07:53 PM
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My pack doesn't have a sleeping bag compartment so the bag goes in the bottom of the pack, where it NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 09-09-2013, 09:51 AM
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Like Grandpa, I prefer having my sleeping bag in the bottom of the pack. Above it are packed a sleep NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 09-10-2013, 07:22 PM
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Thank for your replies and information. You both make great points.

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Old 09-10-2013, 09:30 PM
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Old 09-14-2013, 06:38 PM
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Old 09-15-2013, 01:11 AM
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Old 09-16-2013, 11:57 AM
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Old 09-22-2013, 10:06 AM
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