Originally Posted by Bird Dog
I too have a down jacket and like to use my clothing as part of my sleep system. But, wont down compress under you in your hammock and not be much insulation if you wear it to sleep? Kind of like a sleeping bag in the hammock as opposed to a top quilt? BD
Sure, but if you're carrying it anyway why not get what insulation you can out of it? I think the quilt idea is not to CARRY any more insulation than you can actually USE, but if you're already toting the weight....