Western Mountaineering Lynx GWS

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Western Mountaineering Camp & Hike Lynx GWS -10 Sleeping Bag-Short-Left 56LXWSLZ. That's why the Lynx in Gore Windstopper is your choice. This powerhouse of a bag is packed with 33 oz. of 850+ down and weighs in at 3 lbs. 8 oz. This efficient cut -10 bag has a full 3-Dimensional down filled collar completely made with Gore Windstopper fabric. The draft tube is also Gore Windstopper fabric and has a stiffening tape. Its V-Block Side Baffle insures perfect down control so that down stays where it's needed most. Caution This much warmth in so small a package may reach critical mass

- CampSaver.com

The Western Mountaineering Lynx Gore Windstopper Sleeping Bag is a mummy cut sleeping bag for spending time in the wintery backcountry. Whether you're out searching for powder or just enjoying the icy outdoors, the close cut of this bag helps wrap you in the heat of 850+ fill power goose down. The Gore Windstopper shell fabric provides the weather-resistance you'll need in the Snowy tundra. Rated down to -10&degF, but still only weighing in at 3lb, 8oz so it won't weigh down your whole pack while you're on the move. The draft collar and tube is like a security blanket through the night, tucking up close against your body, so cold zippers and drafts don't. Features of the Lynx Gore Windstopper Sleeping Bag by Western Mountaineering 6in. Spacing/V-Block Side Baffle 62in./39in. Shoulder/Foot Girth Full Down Collar 8in. Loft, -10 Degrees F 33 oz. Down Fill 3 lbs. 8 oz. Total Weight

- Moosejaw

When venturing into the backcountry in the middle of winter, bring along the Lynx Gore WindStopper Sleeping Bag by Western Mountaineering and sleep comfortably. This powerhouse of mummy bag is crafted from Gore Windstopper fabric for excellent protection against wind and cold. Packed with 850-fill down, the Lynx offers unmatched warmth in a lightweight package. Its V-Block side baffle insures perfect down control so that down stays where it's needed most. A full 3-dimensional down filled collar prevents body heat from radiating up and out of the bag. The draft tube is also made of Gore Windstopper and has a stiffening tape to keep the tube in place and prevent heat from escaping between the zipper coils, so you're well-rested and ready to go again at first light.

- Backcountry.com

Warm, weather resistant, and impossibly light At only just 3.5 pounds and compressed to roughly the size of a basketball, it is difficult to imagine that the Western Mountaineering Lynx can really be warm down to 10 degrees below freezing Laid out, the Lynx's 32 oz. of premium down lofts to surround you with an outrageous 8.5 inches of comfortable loft. In addition to copious amounts of premium down, a full down collar keeps heat from escaping at the neck and shoulder section of the bag. A well filled draft tube at the zipper prevents heat loss and zipper snags. Don't be fooled by the low weight, the Lynx is one toasty warm bag. The Lynx GWS is unfazed by stormy weather thanks to a Gore Windstopper construction. The face fabric is a 273 thread count 30 denier fabric that weighs 1.1 ounces per square yard. This is the lightest and most compressible Gore Windstopper(TM) fabric available and the one with the softest hand. After laminating, its finished weight is about 1.7 oz. per yard. The breathability of the Gore Windstopper(TM) membrane reduces the threat of condensation while remaining more than water resistant enough for the needs of a sleeping bag. If you find yourself in a tent filled with frost and condensation, rest assured that the inside of your Lynx GWS will be as dry as when you first zipped it up. Features and Benefits a Breathable yet weather resistant Gore Windstopper shell offers protection from condensation and frost. a 6" Spacing/V-Block side Baffle keeps insulation where it belongs. a 62"/39" Shoulder/Foot Girth leaves loads of room for bigger folks or more gear. a Full Down Collar ensures that there are no cold spots. a Draft Tube seals heat in at the zipper. a 8.5" Loft, -10Adeg F rating a 32 oz. Down Fill. a Just 3 lbs. 8 oz. total weight. a Made in the USA.

- Bentgate.com


short regular long
Weight 3 lb 5 oz / 1500 g 3 lb 8 oz / 1590 g 3 lb 11 oz / 1675 g
Fill weight 1 lb 14 oz / 850 g 2 lb 0 oz / 905 g 2 lb 2 oz / 965 g
Loft 8.5 in / 21.5 cm 8.5 in / 21.5 cm 8.5 in / 21.5 cm
Temperature rating -10 F / -23 C -10 F / -23 C -10 F / -23 C
Fill 850 fill-power down 850 fill-power down 850 fill-power down
Shape Mummy Mummy Mummy
Max user height 5 ft 6 in / 165 cm 6 ft 0 in / 180 cm 6 ft 6 in / 200 cm
Shoulder girth 61 in / 155 cm 62 in / 157 cm 63 in / 160 cm
Hip girth 54 in / 137 cm 54 in / 137 cm 55 in / 139 cm
Foot girth 39 in / 99 cm 39 in / 99 cm 39 in / 99 cm

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