Western Mountaineering Badger GWS

Specs

regular long x-long
Weight 2 lb 12 oz / 1250 g 2 lb 14 oz / 1305 g 3 lb / 1360 g
Fill weight 1 lb 8 oz / 680 g 1 lb 10 oz / 735 g 1 lb 12 oz / 790 g
Loft 6 in / 15 cm 6 in / 15 cm 6 in / 15 cm
Temperature rating 15 F / -10 C 15 F / -10 C 15 F / -10 C
Fill 850 fill-power down 850 fill-power down 850 fill-power down
Shape Mummy Mummy Mummy
Max user height 6 ft 0 in / 180 cm 6 ft 6 in / 200 cm 7 ft / 215 cm
Shoulder girth 66 in / 168 cm 67 in / 170 cm 67 in / 170 cm
Hip girth 57 in / 145 cm 58 in / 147 cm 58 in / 147 cm
Foot girth 41 in / 104 cm 41 in / 104 cm 41 in / 104 cm

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Manufacturer's Description

The Badger is a vast 66" wide at the shoulder and 41" at the foot. The girth is kept in line with a warm down filled collar that provides a formidable barrier preventing convective heat loss. Its draft tube is stoutly filled and protected from zipper jams by a Dacron stiffener. The hood is cut large and fills around your face without having to be cinched tight. You get the comfort of a large volume bag with a water resistant Gore Windstopper shell while 24 oz. of 850+ down keeps this bag lofted to 6".

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Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

Don't let a little claustrophobia keep you from getting into a mummy bag. The Western Mountaineering Badger is a vast 66" wide at the shoulder and 41" at the foot. The girth is kept in line with a warm down filled collar that provides a formidable barrier preventing convective heat loss. Its draft tube is stoutly filled and protected from zipper jams by a Dacron(TM) stiffener. The hood is cut large and fills around your face without having to be cinched tight. You get the comfort of a large volume bag with a water resistant Gore Windstopper(TM) shell while 24 oz. of 850+ down keeps this bag lofted to 6".

- CampSaver.com

The Western Mountaineering Badger Gore Windstopper Sleeping Bag is a 15 degree sleeping bag for the wide-shouldered indiviDual. Just because you're a bigger person doesn't mean you can't enjoy a good nights sleep while spending months on the trail. The bag is stuffed with enough 850+ fill power down to provide a 6" loft so the colder nights of thru-hiking can be spend dreaming, toasty warm and peacefully. Added protection comes from the Gore Windstopper shell, windproof against drafts and water-resistance for a drier sleeping bag. Tuck your head into the hood and your ears and head will stay warm through the night. Features of the Western Mountaineering Badger Gore Windstopper Sleeping Bag Made with a durable, water resistant, breathable Gore Windstopper? shell 24 oz of down fill gives this bag 6in. Loft and a rating to 15? F 5 1/4in. spacing of continuous baffles that stretch from zipper to zipper Full down collar helps to seal in your body heat Draft tube that runs the length of the zipper prevents cold drafts from disturbing your slumber 66/41in. shoulder/foot girth gives you extra room for adding some layers when the temp drops 850+ down fill power gives this bag an excellent warmth to weight ratio and compressibility 2 lbs 12 oz total weight

- Moosejaw

The Western Mountaineering Badger GWS is a roomy mummy bag. The three-season Badger will heat quickly, yet give you extra inches to sleep comfortably. Gore Windstopper(TM) shell allows you to sleep protected against external moisture, while 24 ounces of goose down plumps up to 6 inches of loft.-- Gore Windstopper(TM) shell reduces the threat of condensation while remaining plenty water resistant-- The girth is kept in line with a 3-dimensional down filled collar that provides a formidable barrier preventing convective heat loss-- Enjoy easy ventilation with a full-length #5 YKK Coil Zipper featuring two locking slider pulls for convenient access from inside or outside the bag-- Dacron stiffening tape ensures smooth zipping and prevents snags-- Insulated Draft Tube keeps heat from escaping through the zipper-- 6'' loft offers luxurious warmth and high compressibility-- 5 1/4'' spaced baffles allow maximum loft while preventing down migration-- Continuous Baffles encircle the bag zipper to zipper allowing down manipulation for comfort in broad temperature ranges-- DWR finish keeps moisture at bay even after multiple washings-- 66''/41'' Shoulder/Foot Girth-- Stuff sack and large volume storage sack included-- Wear your boot [liners] inside! Abrasion-resistant taffeta lines the inner foot box for added durability-- Proudly made in the USA

- OMCgear