Gear Guide 2009: Three-Season Sleeping Bags

Your sleep is important to us. That's why we logged 250 nights under the stars, from Alaska to Wales, to bring you the 30 best bags of the year.

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Best Buy

REI Halo 25

Killer Deal

The North Face Chrysalis

Light and Large

Big Agnes Mystic SL 15

Editors' Choice Award

MontBell UL Spiral Down Hugger #1

Easy-Packing Synthetic

Eastern Mountain Sports Boreal 20

Top Ultralight

Feathered Friends Lark

Editors' Choice Update

GoLite Adrenaline 20


Mammut Shield 3-Season

Down Bargain

Lafuma Warm 'n Light 1000g DN

Best Fit

Marmot Pinnacle

Durable Ultralight

Mountain Hardwear Phantom 15

Synthetic Bargain

Sierra Designs Cochise 15

Wet-Weather Workhorse

Sierra Designs Trade Wind 15

Ultra Efficient

Western Mountaineering Ultralite


Wenger Rhone

Most Versatile

Feathered Friends Snowbunting