Comfortable Sleeping Bag


 

 

Get a comfortable sleep outdoors 

  by Nicole Munoz

You can probably claim that your outdoor experience was a complete blast once you get to have a sound sleep to conclude the day's activity. Whether we admit it or not, an uncomfortable sleep can affect our mood and enthusiasm with the entire activity. So how can we find the perfect sleeping bag that will ensure a nice sleep? Like purchasing any gear, one thing that you have to consider is the time of year that you will most likely use it. The temperature of the bag will vary depending on the season. But you also have to consider that our definition of comfort is different. If you easily get cold at night then it would be good to get a bag with a lower temperature rating. Think of the kind of insulation of the bag as well. You are the only person who can decide which type of insulation is best for you. You can either choose down or synthetic insulation. Both have proven to be durable. Most would say that choosing down sleeping bags are way more comfortable than the synthetic ones. But many would also choose synthetics over down products because they are very effective in issues concerning moisture absorption, they are less expensive and are best for people who are allergic to down materials.

There are also many shapes to choose from. You can have the mummy, rectangular and semi-rectangular shapes. Although mummy bags are considered to be the warmest, there are a lot of people who wouldn't prefer it. It is because; it is because of its confining characteristics. The rectangular bag on the other hand is more spacious and comfortable. The semi rectangular bag is not as spacious as the rectangular bag but it has more room than the mummy and warmer than the rectangular shaped bag. Your choice of the gear will depend on your preference. If it is important that you get easily warmed then choose the mummy. If you prefer a roomier bag then choose the rectangular shaped bag.

Choose one with high quality, something that won't easily get damp. It is recommended that you purchase a sleeping bag line to protect it from getting wet. Once you have chosen a bag, it is vital that you protect it from moisture. If not in use, make sure that you don't leave it scattered anywhere. Before storing it, make sure that it is dry, after that, fold and store the bag in a place where it won't easily get wet.

During an outdoor activity, take care of your sleeping bag. Don't leave it anywhere because you might get it wet and you will be restless for the rest of the night. If you can, avoid sleeping directly on the ground. As much as possible, don't let your sleeping bag touch the ground directly. This way, you will reduce the risk of getting your bag damp by absorbing the moist from the ground.

A good sleeping bag will make sure that you get a comfortable sleep outdoor. So don't risk spoiling your outdoor by a damp low quality sleeping bag.

 

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About the Author Like purchasing any gear, one thing that you have to consider is the time of year that you will most likely use it. The temperature of the bag will vary depending on the season. But you also have to consider that our definition of comfort is different. If you easily get cold at night then it would be good to get a bag with a lower temperature rating.

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