30° Katabatic Palisade Quilt Review | Best Backpacking Quilt? | Stupid Warm

Katabatic Palisade quilt review

Is the 30° Katabatic Palisade ultralight quilt the best backpacking quilt you can buy? There is a strong argument for that statement, and we will do our best in this review to give you the details you need to make the decision for yourself. The Palisade quilt falls in the Katabatic Elite Quilt series, featuring … Read more

Katabatic Alsek 22 Review | Katabatic Elite vs Flex

Katabatic Alsek 22 Review

I’d been wanting to do a Katabatic Alsek 22 review for a while now after testing the Katabatic Flex last year and being so impressed with it. As a fan of backpacking quilts, I wanted to see what the Alsek could do, and really how it is different that the Flex Quilt that Katabatic offers. … Read more

20F Zpacks Classic Sleeping Bag Review | Ultralight Warmth

Zpacks Classic Sleeping Bag Review

So, you want the lightest of the light but still need to stay warm in the backcountry? You may want to take a look at this Zpacks Classic Sleeping review. The Zpacks Classic Sleeping Bag is one of the the lightest sleeping bags you’ll find on the market. Then again, that’s not surprising coming from … Read more

5 Best Ultralight Quilts | Field Tested

Viam Outdoors Quilt - Best backpacking quilts

Selecting the best ultralight quilt for the situations you are going to encounter can be a tough job, given the large number of options on the market today. We conducted real-life testing of these 6 top tier ultralight quilts to find out each of their breaking points and help you decide which of these is … Read more

Sea To Summit Ember Quilt Review | 25°F Tested

Sea to Summit Ember Quilt Ember EBIII

The Sea to Summit Ember Quilt is a unique backpacking quilt that offers features I’ve not found in other backpacking quilts I’ve tested.  While quilts in general are typically more versatile than sleeping bags, this one offers even more versatility than other quilts on the market prompting this Sea to Summit Ember Quilt review. Make … Read more

Katabatic Flex 15 Quilt Review | Best Backpacking Quilt

Katabatic Flex 15 Quilt

Have you seen or heard of using a quilt instead of a sleeping bag, but thought to yourself, “They are too drafty?”  Well, I’d challenge you to take a look at a Katabatic Quilt.  Your mind just might be changed.  We test a lot of gear here at Backwoods Pursuit, and there are times when … Read more

30F Zpacks Solo Quilt Review | Crazy Light

Zpacks Solo Quilt review

So, you want the lightest of the light but still need to stay warm in the backcountry? You may want to take a look at this Zpacks Solo quilt review. The Zpacks Solo Quilt is the lightest of the Zpacks sleeping bags offered, and for that matter, the lightest weight quilt I’ve found to date. … Read more

30F Tested Enlightened Equipment Enigma Review

Enlightened Equipment Enigma quilt

In this Enlightened Equipment Enigma quilt review we wanted to put this thing to the test and find its actual lower limit. The Enlightened Equipment Enigma quilt that we tested has a temperature rating of 30 degrees, but we tested it to see if the Enigma quilt held up to its temp rating. The Enigma … Read more