If you are new to the world of camping this value sleeping bag from Vango offers all you need at a low price. It is officially recommended by the Scouts Association and has a 2 season rating making it ideal for summer camping.
The Atlas series from Vango is their entry level range which are suited to first time campers or for people looking for good value gear. They still sit one level up from your supermarket fayre and offer warmth and comfort at great prices. This junior model is aimed at children with a maximum height of 145cm so is ideal for kids aged around 6-10 years old. Vango have also teamed up with the Scouts Association in the UK who test and assess their whole range and then endorse certain models for use on their camps and expeditions. This model has made the grade and is perfect for Beaver, Cubs or Scout getaways!
This sleeping bag has a 2 season rating (8.5 TOG) with a suggested minimum temperature of 10 degrees when used so ideal for summer camping trips. The bag is 66cm wide at the top giving room for children to move around whilst still keeping the warmth trapped inside. At elasticated rather than drawcord hood adds additional safety and the two way zip means you can open up the bottom if they get too warm in the night. The outer is constructed from Vango’s hardwearing Polair® Polyester Shell which feels soft to the touch and is completely washable. The polyester lining is also soft against the skin and again washable.
To store the bag when not in use a handy matching stuff sack is supplied with a cord carry loop so they can take it too the pitch by themselves. It packs down to 37 x 21cm in size and weighs 950 grams.