Western Mountaineering in the UK

Flight jacket, 194 kb
Flight jacket
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Western Mountaineering..35 years, 12 kb

Western Mountaineering is a specialist down equipment manufacturer based in San Jose, California. The company began over 38 years ago, when two northern California mountaineers came together with a vision of uncompromised excellence.

The bags and jackets feature the highest quality European Goose Down (EU certified 900+), specially developed outer fabrics, highly advanced construction techniques, and are individually made in their factory in San Jose. This ensures that Western Mountaineering offer the lightest and warmest range of sleeping bags available.

Ultralight sleeping bag, 155 kb
Ultralight sleeping bag
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The range of bags is also complemented by a range of lightweight down jackets, featuring the same high quality down and outer materials and made in Canada.

These products are now available in the UK through a selection of specialist retailers:

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History & Purpose of Western Mountaineering

Highlight Sleeping Bag
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More than 30 years ago, two northern California mountaineers came together with a vision of uncompromised excellence. Their inspired dedication and persistence built the foundation that we stand on today and that vision is made reality. A dedicated search for the finest raw materials, meticulous design and unsurpassed workmanship have come together to provide you the highest quality sleeping bags available anywhere. With an offering of over 30 different models, Western Mountaineering can provide you a sleeping bag for any event, outing, or expedition requiring the lightest and warmest bags.

Western Mountaineering, store front
© Western Mountaineering

Our history is more than just two young men building sleeping bags. Today we still remain a small independent company. We are responsible for and in control of ourselves and hold true to our roots. We are a "hands on" company, with an "In the House" owner. Our products are driven by a personal commitment to excellence and they remain True, Fair, Honest and the Best. We make all of our sleeping bags in our factory in San Jose and are here to give our customers the quality they want with Made in USA pride.

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