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Citronella Wilderness Wash

$3.50 – $6.95

1.3 oz1.3 oz
3.0 oz3.0 oz
8.5 oz8.5 oz

Sleeping Bag Temperature Ratings Explained

The EN Rating scale is a scientific test to determine the warmth of a sleeping bag. Unisex sleeping bags list the Lower Limit which is the lowest temperature rating that an average male sleeper would be comfortable in. Our women’s sleeping bags list the Comfort Limit, which is the lowest temperature rating at which an average female sleeper should be comfortable. The comfort and lower limit temperature ratings are listed in the features table on the product page.

For example, a unisex sleeping bag that shows a Lower limit of 23ºF means a man should be comfortable down to air temperatures of 23ºF. The same bag will also have a Comfort limit, in the realm of 32°F, so a woman would be comfortable down to an air temperature of 32ºF. Men and women should always sleep in a layer of long underwear and use a sleeping mat with an R-Value appropriate for expected ground temperatures – without this, the sleeping bag itself is unlikely to keep the sleeper warm enough.


Here’s a basic categorization of appropriate use, based on rated temperatures:
Summer:   >+35ºF / +3°C
3-Season:   +10 to +35ºF / -15° to 0°C
Winter:   <10ºF / -15°C


A huge variety of factors can impact sleeping bag warmth - the above temperatures are merely guidelines, not guarantees. It’s important to think of a sleeping bag as one element in a sleep system which also includes an appropriately insulating sleeping pad and a liner. For instance - if you plan on sleeping in nighttime air temperatures of 27ºF / -3°C, choose a bag with a gender-appropriate rating of 23°F / -5°C nights, plus a sleeping mat with an R-Value of 2.5 to 3, and consider a Reactor thermal liner. If you have any questions about which temperature sleeping bag / R-Value sleeping mat you should select, or how to improve your warmth in a sleep system, reach out to us via our contact page any time.

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Description

Our super concentrated Wilderness Wash™ goes a long way and is gentle on fabrics and skin but effective on dishes and laundry stains. We've also made sure that the bottle it comes in is tough enough and the lid secure enough so you don't have to worry about leakage in your pack or bag. The Citronella and Sandalwood essential oils will help deter bugs and odors without the use of harsh chemicals. Gentle on the environment when used in accordance with Leave No Trace principles by washing up at least 300 feet from a water source.

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Features

  • Super thick concentrated formula with the fresh scent of Citronella & Sandalwood
  • Biodegradable and Paraben-free
  • Won't harm the environment when used in accordance with Leave No Trace principles
  • Tough leak-free bottle
  • For washing fabrics, dishes, outdoor gear or as a body or hair wash
  • Smaller sizes meet airport regulations for carry-on liquids (under 3 ounces)
  • Item cannot be purchased in Canada