The 5 Best Tent Brands of 2021

Deciding which tent to buy is difficult because there are so many tents available. Tents differ in size, weight, construction, quality and price. Therefore, it is important to consider your needs before making the purchase. In the following we selected the five best tent brands to make things a little easier for you. The tent…

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Best Tent Brands

Best Backpacking Quilts of 2021

Quilts are becoming increasingly popular among hikers, backpackers and mountaineers because they are lighter, less bulky and more adaptable than mummy sleeping bags. Unlike a sleeping bag, a quilt leaves your back in direct contact with the sleeping pad (the bottom of the quilt is open) and doesn’t have any zipper. However, it is typically…

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Sea to Summit Ember Quilt

Best Lightweight 2-Person Backpacking Tents of 2021

A backpacking tent gives you the flexibility and freedom to set up camp anywhere you like rather than having to reach mountain huts or other shelters on the beaten path. The main advantage of tents in comparison to other portable shelters is that they are very versatile while other shelters can only be used in…

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Big Agnes Copper Spur UL2 Hiking Tent

The Best Sleeping Pads for Backpacking in 2021

Multi-day backpacking requires good sleeping equipment which keeps you warm and comfortable during the nights. A sleeping bag is the most important item of sleeping equipment because it reduces the convective heat loss by trapping the body-warmed air and thus keeps you warm. However, the convective heat loss can be reduced further with a high-quality…

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Klymit Insulated Static V Sleeping Pad

The Best Summer Sleeping Bags for Backpacking in 2021

It is important to have good sleeping equipment on backpacking trips because it keeps you warm and comfortable during the nights. A sleeping bag is the most important piece of sleeping equipment; if you use a low-quality sleeping bag, your nights outdoor will not be comfortable even if you are using other sleeping equipment (sleeping…

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Best Summer Sleeping Bags

Best Down Sleeping Bags in 2021

Sleeping equipment keeps you warm and protected against the elements (rain, snow, wind etc.) while sleeping outdoors. A sleeping bag is one of the most important pieces of sleeping equipment because it is in direct contact with your body and thus responsible for keeping you warm by trapping the body-warmed air within its insulation fibers….

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Therm-a-Rest Questar 20 down sleeping bag