"The beauty of the Arc Alpinist's design is its flexibility. It can accommodate virtually any combination of clothing between utter nakedness and winter down clothing. Barring an expedition to Denali or Borneo, I cannot imagine a bag that can cover such a wide range of conditions in comfort."
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