Sierra Designs Moves Up the Mountain with 2023 Releases

January 17, 2023

Leading outdoor gear innovator pushes the limits with defining new equipment

January 17th, 2023 – Broomfield, CO /OUTDOOR SPORTSWIRE/ – Award-winning camping equipment manufacturer Sierra Designs proudly announces an expansion of its Pushing the Limits collection with two new product launches: Elemental Quilt and Flex Hike daypack. Long guided by its mission to fundamentally redefine how we live in the backcountry, Sierra Designs is thrilled to continue the elevation of its innovative and sustainable design.

Providing optimal versatility, Elemental Quilt is the first-of-its-kind sleeping bag and quilt hybrid made with 100% recycled synthetic materials. Weighing in at 1lb, 15.3oz and with a temperature rating of 35°, Elemental Quilt is the next innovation of a sustainable sleeping bag, in quilt form. An ideal hybrid for thru-hikers and backpackers, this sub-two pound, synthetically insulated bag is a lightweight choice for cool and damp conditions. The oversized quilt easily converts into a sleeping bag with one simple zip and locks in heat with an adjustable hood, draft collar, insulated hand pockets, and foot box. Elemental Quilt is responsibly made with a PFC-Free 100% recycled 10D nylon ripstop shell and liner, and 100% recycled SierraLoft Eco synthetic insulation. The quilt also comes equipped with optional Pad Lock attachments to keep sleeping pads secure. The all-new Elemental Quilt will be available Spring 2023 for $199.95.

The Flex Hike daypack is the perfect companion for multi-sport explorers. Designed to expand to your evolving day trekking needs, the Flex Hike has expandable gussets that adjust the pack’s volume from 20L to 30L. With dual adjusting shoulder straps, the Flex Hike provides a customizable fit for torsos sized 15”-19”. Lightweight at 1lb, 14oz, this versatile pack also features two mesh side pockets, side waist belt pockets, a front hidden zippered pocket, a small stash pocket in lid for valuables, and is hydration reservoir ready. The Flex Hike daypack will be available Spring 2023 for $149.95. “We’re excited to continue with Sierra Design’s history of innovation by bringing new and creative outdoor solutions to campers and backpackers alike,” says Alexandra Black-Paulick, Marketing Manager for Sierra Designs.

Sierra Designs’ outdoor products are specifically designed to make getting outside easier and more enjoyable and with the least impact possible so that we may all continue to enjoy and protect the wild places we love. Sierra Designs is committed to evolving their designs and leading by example in finding ways to transition to materials that use fewer resources, discard less, and better protect public health. Learn more about Sierra Designs’ sustainability efforts here. For more information on the new Elemental Quilt and Flex Hike daypack, contact Katie Richter at

About Sierra Designs:

Born in California and bred on the trail, Sierra Designs has been on a mission to redefine how people interact with the outdoors since 1965. Today, that means creating equipment and apparel that is functional, beautiful, and most importantly, attainable. Our team believes that adventures should be within everyone’s reach, because it’s not only about the destination, it’s about the journey you take along the way. Find more information at