3130Re: Hammock Camping Re: Success at 23 degrees F
- Oct 3, 2003Hi Scott,
> Is this using your new bag as pictured in your AT trip report, where it isActually I have two bags that are the same color. The one in the picture from
> overtop/surrounding your hammock? I am refering to the pic that of your
> inside a shleter. Or is this with the bag inside the hammock (only
the AT is my polarguard bag. I was using it with just a little BS pad (15x36
inches) and was quite cold in 45 degree weather. I had to wear my long
underwear and my FroggToggs. It was a little frightening to be using ALL my
cold protection. I generally like to have a layer of protection left. The only
trick left up my sleeve would have been to get up and start a fire or do some
The new down bag is also light blue, and the IR thermometer measurements on the
site are using it like a regular sleeping bag in the hammock, on top of the
"overlap pad" as I have described elsewhere on my homepages.
>Thanks for the kudos Scott.
> Thanks for the info. Glad someone has the time and inclination to do the
> testing that many of us "lurkers" dream about.
I just thought it was time to get more detail than "it slept warm".
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