Criterion – ‘the standard by which all others are judged’

The BEST Polish GOOSE DOWN with ... the BEST Japanese PERTEX fabric

 
 
 

Criterion sleeping bags – light as a cloud
very light ……. very warm

Welcome to Criterion Down Sleeping Bags and Jackets

Criterion Down Sleeping Bags are made from high quality Polish goose down and Pertex Quantum, Microlight & Endurance fabrics*. We have designed our ranges for use in the UK as well as for people who will be travelling overseas or going on adventures in extreme cold conditions. Find out all about our design features in the Technology section.

Sleeping Bags for all Activities

Activities for which our sleeping bags are suitable include trekking, backpacking, adventure travel, mountain marathons, alpinism and polar expeditions. To choose which Criterion sleeping bag model is best for you, our website is designed so that you can browse by activity or browse by product range.

Criterion Experience

We have been selling our down sleeping bags in the UK for over 13 years. Take a look in the news section for the excellent reviews that we have received from leading outdoors magazines such as Trail, Outdoor Enthusiast and Adventure Travel Magazine. You can also read about the expeditions where our sleeping bags have been used.

Supporting Independent Retailers

Criterion Down Sleeping Bags are available to buy from our stockists who have bricks and mortar shops and/or online shops.

*note
Pertex have changed these names as follows:
Microlight is now called ‘Quantum’; Endurance is now called ‘Quantum Pro’

Shisha Pangma an 8027 metre peak in the Himalayas

Search For Your Criterion Product

Use our search buttons below to search our entire range or to search for sleeping bags and quilts by their season rating or the outdoor activity they are suggested to be used for.

New To Criterion?

Find out about Criterion, read independent reviews of our products, find our UK stockists or leaving your own product review.

Criterion Range Highlights

  • Activity Hydro Ultralight Jacket

    A lightweight hydrophobic down jacket for active users
  • Quantum 350

    Our best selling ultra-lightweight sleeping bag for fast and light activities
  • Lady 650

    A 4 Season, down sleeping bag specifically designed for women.
  • Expedition 1100

    An extreme cold weather sleeping bag, designed for the most hostile places on our planet
  • Ultralight 350

    A lightweight down sleeping bag for those on a budget, our second best selling bag.
  • Prime 400

    A generously proportioned sleeping bag with an 870FP fill.
  • Traveller 650

    One of the best all-round sleeping bags on the market.
  • Activity Hydro Ultralight Jacket

    A lightweight hydrophobic down jacket for active users
  • Quantum 350

    Our best selling ultra-lightweight sleeping bag for fast and light activities
  • Lady 650

    A 4 Season, down sleeping bag specifically designed for women.
  • Expedition 1100

    An extreme cold weather sleeping bag, designed for the most hostile places on our planet
  • Ultralight 350

    A lightweight down sleeping bag for those on a budget, our second best selling bag.
  • Prime 400

    A generously proportioned sleeping bag with an 870FP fill.
  • Traveller 650

    One of the best all-round sleeping bags on the market.

Criterion News

Keep up to date with our latest goings on, from product developments to general news and industry reviews.

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AT Magazine Review

Jan/Feb 2020

Criterion Quantum 350 In Adventure Travel Magazine's Best 3-season Sleeping Bags Review

Trail Magazine Review

August 2019

Criterion Ultralight 350 Makes Trail Magazine’s Top 5 Summer Sleeping Bags

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July 2019

This1 Energy bars kept us going at OTS 2019

Criterion News

Keep up to date with our latest goings on, from product developments to general news and industry reviews.