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Cocoon UL 60 Vest

Coccon UL Vest

The Cocoon line of jackets and pants is manufactured by Bozeman Mountain Works, a now defunct boutique manufacturer of ultralight backpacking gear. Their UL 60 Vest, shown here, uses Polarguard Delta insulation, a lightweight synthetic material that along with Primaloft, became popular last year with mainstream manufacturers like the North Face. …

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Montbell Ultralight Down Vest

Montbell 1000 Fill Power Down Jacket

Montbell is one of my favorite clothing manufacturers because they make extremely lightweight clothing that is especially good for ultralight backpacking. One of the first items I purchased from them is the Montbell Ultralight Down Vest, shown left. This is a great insulation layer worn alone on top of a base …

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