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brandon reynolds

Locale: Rocky Mountains
1st winter in Colorado on 08/19/2012 14:54:53 MDT Print View

Alright so I moved to Estes park in march and am getting ready for the winter. Golite's 4 season adrenaline bags are on sale for a crazy price right now. Will that bag be enough for the winter up here?

Christopher Chupka

Locale: NTX
Warm Enough on 08/21/2012 20:42:04 MDT Print View

The last few trips in the NM or CO winter high country I've used my Feathered Firends eVent shelled 10 bag. I also have my Stephenson's DAM, I think the pad underneath is almost as important as the bag around you.

I think the Golite bag will be fine, but see if you can wear some clothes inside it just in case.

Serge Giachetti
(sgiachetti) - M

Locale: Boulder, CO
lucky dog... on 08/21/2012 21:15:23 MDT Print View

estes is quite the base camp. the 4-season bag should be enough. I'd highly recommend the neoair xtherm for a pad if you can find a deal. so light, so warm. i'm in boulder if you wanna hike or scramble sometime.

Peter Sustr
(czechxpress) - F - M

Locale: Boulder
1st winter on 08/21/2012 22:30:19 MDT Print View

The Golite bag will work. If your worried about fit, they have a permanent store on the mall now if you want to lay in it first.

I'm also in Boulder if you want to go for a hike or need trip ideas.

Enjoy Estes!