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rated 2 of 5 stars Got wet. Had this tent about 10 years. Should have contacted EB long ago about the rainfly. I thought it was the wrong one because the ground-to-top zipper, which I would have assumed went over an entryway, goes over a window. Every other time I take my once-a-year camping trip, I forget this, and it takes some working around to get the rainfly right. But once that happens, it does not protect in moderate rain. On my recent trip, we got drips through the top of the tent all night, and seeping on… Full review

Vintage 0 Down Sleeping Bag Quilt

rated 4.5 of 5 stars A nice example of an old expedition bag from the Seattle Outfitter. The bag has some very unique and useful features to give it great versatility. I think when this bag came out (I don't know the date or the make) it was an expensive addition to the gear locker. It has some features that I've seen before but never together in one bag. Warmth: The bag is very warm. I've used in a range of weather from -20°F (-29°C) to 60°F (16°C).  Anything below 0°, I have to double this bag up with another. Full review

First Ascent Downlight Sweater

rated 5 of 5 stars The Eddie Bauer First Ascent Downlight Sweater Jacket is fantastic. It's warm and compressible with 800-fill down. It fits well and looks great. After trying multiple light down jackets, this jacket was the clear winner in terms of design, fit and looks.  DESIGN The 800-fill down makes the jacket extremely warm and compresses down to the size of a softball. The shell fabric has a DWR finish making it highly wind and water resistant The jacket can be stuffed into its own pocket Fleece lined pockets… Full review

Kara Koram 0

rated 3 of 5 stars Great deal on a 55% off sale, but two problems made me send it back. I just got this bag and will be returning it to EB.  As listed above it needs either more fill or smaller tubes to prevent the down from shifting during use and thus creating convective heat loss. Additionally the loose fill means more space to heat. The main gripe is a very poorly designed and located neck collar.  To wit: located at my mid sternum (I'm 5' 10"), not at my neck and shoulder area.  no Velcro closure at the zipper… Full review

First Ascent Belay Knife

rated 3.5 of 5 stars I like this knife, but the blade rattles (moves back and forth) when open quite a bit which is a large drawback for me. Full review

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Eddie Bauer, in collaboration with Whittaker Mountaineering, produces the First Ascent line of technical outerwear, insulation, baselayers, and gear.

Eddie Bauer Coverage in the Trailspace Blog

Eddie Bauer returns to roots with First Ascent
In a bold return to its heritage, Eddie Bauer has joined up with a dream team of mountaineers to build a new line of outerwear and gear called First Ascent. Read more
March 3, 2009


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