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Trail Tip 41: How to Keep Your Sleeping Pad in Place

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No matter the lengths we may go to in order to find a great campsite, when it comes to the flat and level part of the selection process I can think of only a few occasions when a chosen spot for the night was truly perfect in this regard. Most of the time in the backcountry, instead of finding a spot that is perfectly flat and level, you’ll likely end up finding one that’s flat and level enough. When you combine these types of sites with a slippery tent floor and especially when combined with slippery ultralight inflatable sleeping pads, you can be in for a night of spending nearly as much time re-arranging your setup inside your tent as you spend sleeping...

In our Issue 41 trail tip, we share ways to keep the nightly sleeping pad migration to a minimum. Find the article below:

Trail Tip: Keeping Your Sleeping Pad in Place

Keeping Your Sleeping Pad in Place While Backpacking

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