When shopping for camping sleeping bags for adults you don’t have to worry about the possibility of most adults outgrowing their sleeping bag in a year or two.
So you can purchase a bag that is suitable for your size and needs, while choosing a bag that is durable enough to last for years of camping use.
Here are some of the best camping sleeping bags for adults.
Table of Contents
- Best Sleeping Bags for Women
- Best Sleeping Bags for Men
- Best Sleeping Bags for Large People
- Best Sleeping Bags for Couples
Best Sleeping Bags for Women
Women tend to be shorter than men and often put out a little less body heat.
So they are going to want a sleeping bag that they can heat up quickly and will keep them warm throughout the night when temperatures tend to drop.
We have found a couple of camping sleeping bags for adults that can meet the slightly different needs of a woman.
Bear Grylls Sleeping Bag 0 Degree Fahrenheit
Bear Grylls Sleeping Bag 0F Degree (Women) – Thermolite Fibre, BlueThe Bear Grylls thermadite women’s sleeping bag comes with a draw string hood and collar with a draw string cord and anti snag reversible zippers.
The 0 degree rating measures the temperature at which a woman can survive at, not the temperature at which a woman will become comfortable.
This sleeping bag should provide comfort at about 40 degrees Fahrenheit, but any temperature below that most women will feel cold.
It is a bit shorter than sleeping bags made for men, which allows it to heat up quicker using only your body heat.
In addition, the cinch collar and hood helps prevent cold air from entering inside of the bag.
This sleeping bag is light weight which makes it perfect for hiking or backpacking trips.
And if you and your partner like sleeping together this bag can zip together with the men’s sleeping bag to make a cozy double sleeping bag.
Kelty Cosmic 32 Regular R.H. Women’s Down Sleeping Bag (2015)
Kelty Cosmic 32 Degree Sleeping Bag – WomensWeighing in at only 2.8 pounds and filled with Dridown to keep women warm and comfortable the Kelty Cosmic 32 sleeping bag will fit women up to the height of 5′ 8”.
This hooded sleeping bag is soft and comfortable and packs up quite small for those people who enjoy backpacking.
Best Sleeping Bags for Men
Men like sleeping bags that have plenty of leg room for their longer bodies and legs. Of course durability of the bag matters as well. So we have found a couple of great adult sleeping bags for men.
Coleman North Rim Extreme Weather Sleeping Bag
Coleman North Rim Extreme Weather SleepingBagThe Coleman North Rim Extreme weather sleeping bag looks extremely masculine. It is filled with 60 ounces of insulation to keep you warm and comfortable when temperatures drop as low as 15 degrees Fahrenheit.
The bag is made of sturdy polyester and will accommodate people up to 6′ 2” tall comfortably.
This bag is well made and durable. However, due to its weight is best suited to car camping as it is quiet heavy to carry along with a backpack.
Coleman Palmetto Cool Weather Sleeping Bag
The outside of the bag is made up of durable 100% polyester and it is cotton filled with 3 pounds of Cole therm insulation.
Users find this sleeping bag to be extremely comfortable and they like that it comes with a 5 year limited manufacturers warranty.
We like that it is super inexpensive especially considering the longer warranty on this bag.
Best Sleeping Bags for Large People
People who tend to be a bit on the tall side, or who are carrying a few extra pounds often find normal sized sleeping bags too restrictive to allow them to sleep comfortably.
Luckily, there are sleeping bags designed for people who don’t fit into height and weight molds designed by doctors and clothing manufacturers.
Here are a couple of great camping sleeping bags designed for larger people.
Coleman Autumn Glen Sleeping Bag (Big and Tall)
Coleman Autumn Glen Sleeping Bag, Grey, Big & TallThe Coleman Autumn Glen Sleeping Bag measures 61” X 39” and is designed for people who are 6’4”. This gray and red or wine colored sleeping bag looks attractive and is really comfortable with its comfort cuff and Hollow Polyester insulation.
If you want to share accommodations you can zip two of these bags together.
This bag also comes with a 5 year limited warranty proving that Coleman stands behind its durability.
Coleman Big Basin Extreme Weather 0 to 20 Degree Sleeping Bag
It also has a semi sculptured hood to help you stay warm and a wide bottom for extra leg room.
This sleeping bag tends to heat up quickly with your body heat and stays warm throughout the night.
Users like that this bag has plenty of room and they don’t feel restricted in any way when sleeping in it.
Best Sleeping Bags for Couples
Whether you are planning a camping trip for your honeymoon, are an older married couple who doesn’t like sleeping apart or fall somewhere between these two types of couples having a sleeping bag designed for couples can ensure that you have the togetherness you want when camping.
We found a couple of camping sleeping bags for adults that are perfect for couples who want to sleep together while enjoying their time in the great out of doors.
Teton Sports Mammoth Queen Size Sleeping Bag
TETON Sports Mammoth 0F Queen Size Sleeping Bag, GreenWhen camping my husband and I almost always take along our blow up queen size air mattress because we like sleeping together.
We pulled the blankets off our bed to take with us for covers, but had I found this Teton sports mammoth Queen size sleeping bag before now, I definitely would have preferred this on our camping trips.
This sleeping bag is made of 100% polyester and has a poly flannel lining and comes with its own stuff sack that has a handy drawstring.
You have the option of getting this queen size sleeping bag in Olive green or gray or blue.
The sleeping bag has zippers on both sides, making it easy for both partners to get in and out of the bag. It is comfortable, well made and offers plenty of head room as well.
However, this queen size bag is best suited for car camping as it somewhat big and bulky, making it difficult to carry when backpacking.
Alps Mountaineering Twin Peak 20 Degree Double Sleeping Bag
ALPS Mountaineering Twin Peak Plus 20-Degree Rectangle Sleeping BagThe Alps Mountaineering Twin Peak 20 degree double sleeping bag is a nice sleeping bag for couples.
It offers double layered construction for extra comfort and the bag can be divided into two individual bags should one of you want to go camping on your own.
There are 8 separation zippers and the bag measures 68” X 80”. So there is plenty of room for most couples to sleep comfortably together.
There are even two little storage pockets inside the bag.
This bag really is best suited for car camping as it weighs a hefty 11 pounds and 9 ounces.
With so many different camping sleeping bags for adults to choose from it is quite easy for any adult to find a bag that is suitable and comfortable for their next camping trip.