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mikyw

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#1
..I need a new sleeping bag and look for 0 c goose down sleeping bag. Just wondering if anybody know about sleeping bags here and have bought Hyke,Timberbrother or Naturhike? They are the most affordable brand I found so far...I don't know goose down can get so expensive but really need somthing compact and light..Any suggestion please?
 

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Camino(s) past & future
Camino frances 2013 - Camino Portugues 2014 - Camino frances 2016
#2
You are better off just going to rei or whatever. There are so many brands that you will get just as many good advices. Between april-october go for a thin light one. The temperature thing is not that important in that period.
 
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Norte, Primitivo, Plata, Salvador Torres
#3
I bought a Yeti down sleeping bag which weighs only 300 gr and you reduce it to very small volume in its stuffing bag. Found it on the Globetrotter site: https://www.globetrotter.de/

It is quite thin, but you shake it up/out as usual for the downs to go back to their usual volume - suitable for 3 seasons.
 
Camino(s) past & future
Camino Frances - Pamplona to Finisterre 2015
Via de la Plata Seville - Astorga April 2017
#4
I have a Big Agnes 3 season bag - light weight and warm. Not inexpensive but I like the size and flexibility. I use it in place of blankets - if and when they are provided.
 

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