Product Knowledge

How do I wash my sleeping bag?
After a lot of time out on the trails or at the campground, there may come a time when your sleeping bag is looking and smelling a bit, well, less than idea...
Thu, 13 Jan, 2022 at 4:20 PM
Is there a current rain fly that will fit my old tent?
Given the harsh burden of being the first line of defense against the Sun's heat and rain/snow/wind, a rainfly will wear out faster than other componen...
Wed, 9 Mar, 2022 at 1:20 PM
What is the sleeping bag temperature rating for my old sleeping bag?
While it would be nice to know conclusively whether the bag you have is going to keep you warm during the cool desert nights or in the crisp alpine air, the...
Fri, 7 Aug, 2020 at 2:22 PM
Do you have user manuals for older products?
Lost your instructions and unsure where to start with putting your tent together? Confused as to which pole goes where and whether you still have all the pa...
Tue, 11 Aug, 2020 at 10:22 AM
Are your sleeping bags treated with fire retardant?
There are no additional chemicals added after a fabric is finished, and most of our fabrics have no added chemicals.  Our products meet or exceed the CPAI-8...
Wed, 9 Mar, 2022 at 1:24 PM
Compression sack size according to sleeping bag
Depending if your bag is synthetic or down, synthetic is more bulky and doesn't compress as well as down bags.   measure your bag in the stuff sack...
Wed, 9 Mar, 2022 at 1:22 PM
Do you have a footprint that will fit my tent?
Due to the nature of footprints, they tend to wear out faster than other components.  It is cost-effective to manufacture footprints at the same time we pro...
Mon, 3 Aug, 2020 at 10:11 PM
Do you have a sunshade that will be compatible with my old child carrier?
Go to look at your old child carrier only to see that the sunshade has disappeared? Here at Kelty, we try to continually innovate and grow, pushing the boun...
Tue, 11 Aug, 2020 at 10:17 AM
Down has shifted in my sleeping bag, what do I do?
There are a of couple options! You can use your hands to push the down around or a tennis racket to smack the down.  Pro tip! You can also toss your bag in...
Thu, 13 Jan, 2022 at 4:22 PM
Can I remove the metal frame from my pack?
It looks like you can remove the metal frame from the pack, but we advise against it. Those access points are for the manufacturer and once that frame is re...
Fri, 28 Aug, 2020 at 2:00 PM