Due to popular demand from Mountainsmith’s loyal customers, the 2011 classic All-Terrain backpack line will be part of an integrated family of products with the addition of new tent and sleeping bag categories. Whether for extended backpacking or family camping, Mountainsmith will have the products to provide both carrying and sleeping comfort to the adventure. A 30-plus year heritage in building outdoor products ensures that Mountainsmith knows how to get outdoor adventurers wherever they want to go…from car to trail to summit.
The new line-up consists of the two-person Morrison 2 and the four-person Genessee 4 tents. Three down sleeping bags include the El Diente 5Â°, Sunlight 20Â° and Windom 35Â°. The Monarch 0Â°, Kenosha 20Â°, and Poncha 35Â°, synthetic sleeping bag models complete the circle. The two tents and six sleeping bags excel in their performance with specifications and features unexpected in this price category.
All six sleeping bags in the line are a relaxed mummy shape with right-hand, calf-length, two-way locking YKKÂ® zippers with anti-snag reinforcement. Both 5- and 20-degree models feature a form-fitting adjustable hood and neck baffle collar. The differential cut provides optimal heat retention, the full length draft tube protects against heat escape along the zipper and the contoured footbox ensures sleeping comfort. External hang loops are convenient for drying or pad lashing and cotton sacks are provided for storage. The relaxed shape of the six bags is a â€œone size fits mostâ€ accommodating up to 6′ 4â€ height and a shoulder girth up to 65â€. Dimensions of all six are 82â€ by 32.5â€.
DOWN SLEEPING BAGS:
Additional features found in the down sleeping bags include a differential box baffle construction, internal liner loops and a Sil-Nylon water-resistant compression stuff sack. They utilize 50d x 300 Diamond Rip Stop outer fabric, Taffeta Polyester lining and 90% 650 Fill Power Down.
El Diente 5Â°
Temperature Rating: 5Â° F/-15Â° C (EN Rated)
Weight: 3 lbs 9 oz
Temperature Rating: 20Â°F/-7Â° C (EN Rated)
Weight: 2 lbs 13 oz
Temperature Rating: 35Â° F/2Â° C
Weight: 2 lbs 4 oz
SYNTHETIC SLEEPING BAGS
Additional features found in the synthetic sleeping bags include a quilt construction, internal liner loops and a Sil-Nylon, water-resistant compression stuff sack. They utilize Polyester Pongee outer fabric, Taffeta Polyester lining and MountainLoftâ„¢ Hollowfibers.
Temperature Rating: 0Â° F/-18Â° C
Weight: 4 lbs 10 oz
Temperature Rating: 20Â° F/-4Â° C
Weight: 3 lbs 9 0z
Temperature Rating: 35Â° F/2Â° C
Weight: 2 lbs 14 oz
Both three season polyester tents are designed with a two door/two vestibule layout and tent fly ventilation windows for maximum air flow. Because the tents are free-standing and have a bathtub-type construction floor, set-up is quick and intuitive. As always with Mountainsmith products, there is an abundance of features. The Interior design consists of large mesh windows, a detachable ceiling loft pocket, and mesh storage pockets. Set-up is facilitated with guyout attachment points, reflective guylines, color-coded buckle attachments for ten and fly, grommet pole attachments and reinforced aluminum V-stakes. Clip-pole attachments are lightweight and provide comfortable breathability. Instructions for set-up are conveniently printed on the stuff sacks.
One of the best parts? Mountainsmith designers easily set up the tents in 90 seconds or less.
Dimension without vestibule: 92â€ x 56â€ x43â€
Packed Dimensions: 18â€ x 7.5â€
Packed Weight: 4 lbs 11 oz
Floor Area: 35′
Dimension without vestibule: 96â€ x 84â€ x 52â€
Packed Dimensions: 19.5â€ x 8â€
Packed Weight: 6 lbs 5 oz
Floor Area: 56′
Mountainsmith’s commitment to innovation began in 1979 and continues to the present with a full line of active lifestyle products. The quality and comfort of all Mountainsmith productsâ€”technical backpacks, travel storage systems, luggage, camera bags, as well as the lumbar pack iconsâ€”set the standard for the worldwide outdoor marketplace. Mountainsmith manufactures, markets, and distributes an expanding group of products designed to meet the demands of travel on and off the trail, through airports, and anywhere that carrying-comfort is essential. Mountainsmith products are sold worldwide.