Gear Guide 2013: Sleeping Bags

Our team spent 516 field nights picking the best bags for all seasons -- so you'll never risk a sleepless night.

SUMMER BAGS



Hybrid: REI Flash



Lightweight Bargain: LaFuma Lightway 45



Minimalist: Brooks-Range Cloak 30

Best Loft: The North Face Hightail 2S

THREE-SEASON BAGS



Roomiest: NEMO Strato Loft 25 Sleeping Bag



Light and Packable: Therm-a-Rest Antares Sleeping Bag



Featherweight and Tough: Exped UltraLite 500 Sleeping Bag



Warmest: GoLite Z10 Sleeping Bag



Bargain Hybrid: Millet Dreamer Composite Sleeping Bag



Best All-Around: Eastern Mountain Sports Mountain Light 15 Sleeping Bag



Best Synthetic: Big Agnes Shoestring SL 22



High Loft, Low Weight: Sierra Designs Cal 13 Sleeping Bag



Best Women's Bag: Marmot Xenon 15 Sleeping Bag

WINTER BAGS

Editors' Choice 2013: Marmot Plasma 0 Sleeping Bag



Bargain Warmth: Kelty Ignite Down DriDown 0 Sleeping Bag

5 SLEEPING PAD OPTIONS