Bicycle Times - Zagori Alpine Bivy
June 19, 2012
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The popular Zagori bag has been updated with the latest waterproof, breathable materials to shrug off moisture. Bivys are known for being damp inside, and though I slept with the top open, the bottom foot area still got wet, but not enough to soak my sleeping bag or to even feel it. When I woke up to a face full of rain one night, I zipped up and enjoyed the roomy head area offered by the bent aluminum pole that elevates the material off your face. Once closed, no rain got in. It also has a mesh panel you can close over your head to keep the bugs out. With its light weight and very small packing size, this bivy is a perfect choice for ultralight bike trips.