Skip to main content

Montbell Ultralight Sleeping Bag Cover

Montbell Ultralight Sleeping Bag Cover

Okay, I admit it. I'm a bit of a gear nut. However, survival is a pretty basic art and usually requires only a few simple tools. Still, a hunter can always find a way to make something faster, lighter, easier -- or all of the above. And I love doing that.



I like traveling light, and I also like the security of having an immediate, weatherproof shelter with me all the time for an unexpected night in the woods. The Montbell Ultralight Sleeping Bag Cover answers both of these desires. It weighs just over 7 oz. and, measuring roughly 3" x 6" in its stuff sack, fits in the palm of your hand. It is constructed of Gore-Tex fabric and the seams are taped, creating a completely waterproof, breathable, and warm cocoon for your sleeping bag (or just your body, depending on circumstances). I used it on a few cold, damp nights in the New Mexico high country last year, and it performed flawlessly. As a survival tool, it allows you to carry instant shelter in your pocket -- literally. Montbell also offers several weatherproof clothing items, made with the same lightweight and efficient mindset. The Ultralight Sleeping Bag Cover retails for about $160 (1-877-666-8235, www.montbell.com).


GET THE NEWSLETTER Join the List and Never Miss a Thing.

Recommended Articles

See More Recommendations

Popular Videos

Daytime Bighead Carp Bowfishing

Daytime Bighead Carp Bowfishing

Curt Wells is with members of the Muzzy Bowfishing team as they set their sights on bighead carp during the day in Kentucky.

Early Season Kentucky Whitetail Bowhunt

Early Season Kentucky Whitetail Bowhunt

Christian Berg begins the scouting process in Kentucky on his first whitetail hunt of the season.

Season Opener: Kentucky Whitetail Bowhunt

Season Opener: Kentucky Whitetail Bowhunt

Christian Berg arrives at Whitetail Heaven Outfitters in Kentucky to kick off the beginning of his hunting season.

Kansas Turkey Bowhunt

Kansas Turkey Bowhunt

Bowhunter contributor Matt Palmquist sets up shop for a turkey hunt in Kansas.

See More Popular Videos

Trending Articles

Don't ruin your chances of tagging a big buck this fall.Late-Summer Scouting Mistakes to Avoid How-To

Late-Summer Scouting Mistakes to Avoid

Tony J. Peterson

Don't ruin your chances of tagging a big buck this fall.

If you desire peak performance from your hunting bow, learn these skills.Bow-Tuning Techniques for Peak Performance Bows

Bow-Tuning Techniques for Peak Performance

Joe Bell

If you desire peak performance from your hunting bow, learn these skills.

Inspired by “Buzzwinkle,” a lit up moose in Anchorage, this Apple and Cheddar-Ale Moose Burger Recipe is sure to be a delicious party on your taste buds with every bite.Apple and Cheddar-Ale Moose Burger Recipe Recipes

Apple and Cheddar-Ale Moose Burger Recipe

Jenny Nguyen-Wheatley

Inspired by “Buzzwinkle,” a lit up moose in Anchorage, this Apple and Cheddar-Ale Moose Burger...

Go farther, hunt deeper, and trek lighter while enjoying all-day comfort.Tree Saddle Hunting — Demo Climb With Aider How-To

Tree Saddle Hunting — Demo Climb With Aider

Mike Carney - June 07, 2019

Go farther, hunt deeper, and trek lighter while enjoying all-day comfort.

See More Trending Articles

More Bow Accessories

Follow these tips to get the most shooting consistency from your bowhunting setup.3 Tips to Improve Accuracy of Your Bow-Quiver System Bow Accessories

3 Tips to Improve Accuracy of Your Bow-Quiver System

Joe Bell

Follow these tips to get the most shooting consistency from your bowhunting setup.

Keeping the deer unaware of your presence when you've got minimal acreage to work with is the key to sustained action.Essential Gear for Bowhunting on Small Properties Bow Accessories

Essential Gear for Bowhunting on Small Properties

Tony J. Peterson

Keeping the deer unaware of your presence when you've got minimal acreage to work with is the...

A killer setup can give you unbridled shooting confidence. Here's how to put one together. Create the Ultimate Bowhunting Rig Bow Accessories

Create the Ultimate Bowhunting Rig

Darron McDougal

A killer setup can give you unbridled shooting confidence. Here's how to put one together.

Aim on! Here are the best new sights for your rig from the 2020 ATA Show!New Bow Sights for 2020

New Bow Sights for 2020

Tony J. Peterson - January 09, 2020

Aim on! Here are the best new sights for your rig from the 2020 ATA Show!

See More Bow Accessories

Magazine Cover

GET THE MAGAZINE Subscribe & Save

Digital Now Included!

SUBSCRIBE NOW

Give a Gift   |   Subscriber Services

PREVIEW THIS MONTH'S ISSUE Arrow

GET THE NEWSLETTER Join the List and Never Miss a Thing.

Phone Icon

Get Digital Access.

All Bowhunter subscribers now have digital access to their magazine content. This means you have the option to read your magazine on most popular phones and tablets.

To get started, click the link below to visit mymagnow.com and learn how to access your digital magazine.

Get Digital Access

Not a Subscriber?
Subscribe Now