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The Emotional Benefits of Sleeping Outside

There are many emotional benefits of sleeping outside. Whether you’ve experienced a traumatic event, grapple with urban suppression, or you want to feel rejuvenated — going camping can do a world of good. Nature’s simplicity combined with any form of physical movement is a powerful recipe for soul-deep restoration.

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Gear

Questar™ – The Best Down Sleeping Bag?

What makes the Questar the best down sleeping bag in its class? Frankly put, its combination of technical performance and remarkable comfort means you will be pulling it out of the gear stash nearly every time you head out. More…

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Oberon 0 Degree Sleeping Bag in the snowy Washington backcountry

Gear

The Better Sleep Guarantee

At Therm-a-Rest our opinion is that nobody works harder than us to help you sleep better when you head outdoors.  When you climb into one of our sleeping bags we think you will agree. We know that our line of…

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Gear

Choosing the Right Fit for Sleeping Bags

Almost as important as your sleeping bag’s EN Temperature Ratings is the fit of your sleeping bag. We use our onsite cold chamber to perfect our sleeping bag fit, optimizing spacious luxury with high-performance lightweight warmth depending on the design….

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The Astrology Guide to Therm-a-Rest Gear

The Winter Solstice is upon us and that means that the shortest day of a famously hard year has already occurred; there’s nowhere else to go but up! To celebrate we put together this astrology guide to Therm-a-Rest gear to…

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Storing Your Sleeping Pads and Bags

Is it time to store your sleeping pads and sleeping bags for the winter season? Read our tips on how to store your gear for winter hibernation without compromising their next-season performance.

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A Better Sleep System

After each adventure, we return home with newfound wisdom. Sometimes this takes the form of a new skill or items to add or subtract from our packing list. Sometimes, it’s a realization that changes your outdoor experiences forever. In this…

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31 Days of ROCKtober

Highway 120 climbs up from Yosemite Valley to Tuolumne Meadows, shedding temperatures and crowds with each mile, the granite shrinking and taking on gentler angles and faces. A chill wind trails us as we drive the two-lane road through enchanted…

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