The North Face Simple Bivy

When it’s just you and the trail, keep it minimal with this Simple Bivy that features a clamshell entrance and enough extra storage space for a small day pack. The zippered 20-denier polyester no-see-um mesh face panel keeps insects at bay. The canopy body is 50-denier polyester ripstop, while the floor is 50-denier nylon with a 3,000 mm polyurethane coating to keep you dry even when the turf isn’t. It’s so compressible; it’ll even stuff into a Nalgene bottle.


  • DryWall single skin construction
  • Extra-large head area accommodates small pack and gear
  • Fully seam-taped canopy and floor
  • Mesh panel for bug protection
  • Four exterior loops for staking down bivy


Minimum Weight 1 lb 0 oz / 0.45 kg
Packed Weight 1 lb 4 oz / 0.57 kg
Seasons 3-Season
Sleeping Capacity 1
Doors 1
Floor Length 89 in / 226 cm
Floor Width 29 in / 74 cm
Floor Area 15 sq ft / 1.3 sq m
Vestibules 0
Vestibule Area 0 sq ft / 0 sq m
Peak Height N/A

The North Face Simple Bivy


The North Face Simple Bivy is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen August 15, 2014 at The North Face.

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