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Backpacker Magazine – Online Exclusive
A look back at the sleeping bags and pads we've loved for years that's still at the top of its class.
Big Agnes Q-Core Insulated Sleeping Pad
"This is one of the most comfortable pads I've slept on in 40 years of backcountry travel," says one tester. The welded horizontal and vertical tubes make this pad super stable, a thick 3.5 inches make it extra comfy, and it has enough insulation to keep you warm year-round. $140; 1 lb. 11 oz.; bigagnes.com