MEC Explorer -5C Down Sleeping Bag - Children to Youths 5042-421
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MEC Explorer -5C Down Sleeping Bag - Children to Youths

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Let the younger members of your expedition enjoy the body-hugging warmth of a down-filled mummy bag. During the day, they (or maybe you) will also appreciate the small size and lightness when it's packed and being carried.

  • Shell fabric is lightweight Pertex Quantum with a DWR finish to shed condensation.
  • Insulated with 650 fill power duck down that meets the Responsible Down Standard for animal welfare.
  • Built-in pillow pocket.
  • Small has a Velcro® hood adjustment eliminates potentially dangerous drawcords. Regular has hood and shoulder drawcords with different profiles, so you can tell them apart in the dark.
  • Draft tube next to the zipper and a neck yoke seals heat in and cold air out.
  • Includes a stuff sack and a storage bag.


Bluesign® Approved Material

Tech specs

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  • 765g (Small Left Zip)
  • 1.015kg (Regular Left Zip)
Ideal for Backpacking

The number of average sized people that the product can comfortably sleep.

Temperature -5°C
Shape Mummy
Insulation 650 fill-power duck down
Down weight

The amount of down used to fill the product (measured in grams and given for size medium bags).

  • 153g (Small Left Zip)
  • 326g (Regular Left Zip)
Technology Pertex Quantum
Construction Baffle
Face fabric 30-denier ripstop nylon
Lining/backer Polyester
Packed volume

The size of the bag when compressed using ASTM standard. This measurement is not available for all brands.

  • 5L (Small Left Zip)
  • 6.5L (Regular Left Zip)
Recommended Compression Sack 12L
Packed size 20 x 40cm

The thickness or puffiness of a bag – a key factor in determing a bag's warmth.

Shoulder girth 140cm
Hip girth 120cm
Foot girth 105cm
  • Regular fits to 5' 0" (154 cm)
  • Small fits to 3' 10" (118 cm)

An insulated collar that covers yours neck and shoulders to reduce heat loss.

Additional feature(s)
  • Draft tube behind zipper
  • DWR-treated shell fabric
  • Home storage sack included
  • Pillow pocket
  • Stuff sack included
Product sustainability
  • Bluesign® Approved Material
  • Certified Responsible Down
Made in China