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A look back at the sleeping bags and pads we've loved for years that's still at the top of its class.
Feathered Friends Osprey UL 30
“This bag made me feel like I was sleeping inside a force field of warm air,” says our tester. “I almost couldn’t feel it on top of me when I closed my eyes.” Credit the 900-fill down and 10-denier Pertex Endurance shell. Feathered Friends has a well-earned reputation for conservative temp ratings, and testers pressed this bag well below freezing. “I slept comfortably down to 18°F,” says one. $419; 1 lb. 9 oz.; 30°F; featheredfriends.com