Product Knowledge

Why is there no weight limit for your backpacks?
Our packs are built for adventure and we want to make sure you can hike in comfort the packs are designed to carry an evenly dispersed amount of weight.  Th...
Fri, 10 Mar, 2023 at 4:42 PM
How do I find my tent's style number?
The style number is a SKU that we use to monitor inventory levels.  This number can be found on the inside of the fly on receipt-type paper and or on the in...
Fri, 10 Mar, 2023 at 4:54 PM
Is my Kelty product PFC free?
Our products have not been made with perfluorinated carbon compounds since 2016 and so any product manufactured after that will not have any PFC's.  We ...
Fri, 10 Mar, 2023 at 4:40 PM
What is the UPF/SPF Rating on Kelty Sunshades, Cabanas, or Tarps?
Our shelters and tarps have a variety of uses for protection from the elements when your in the great outdoors. Whether you're at the beach, camping, or...
Fri, 10 Mar, 2023 at 5:00 PM
What is the difference in waterproof and water repellent/resistant?
Water-resistant and waterproof refer to the amount of water that is prevented from entering or exiting an item. Despite having the same purpose, these terms...
Fri, 10 Mar, 2023 at 5:01 PM
How can I find the shoulder width of a sleeping bag?
On our website under the item, there is often a specification tab listed under the product that has the shoulder circumference information. Using a tape mea...
Fri, 10 Mar, 2023 at 5:02 PM
My pack doesn't fit
When you fit your pack to your body, don’t get too caught up in the torso measurement. The torso measurement is simply a starting point.  First, loosen all...
Fri, 10 Mar, 2023 at 5:03 PM
What is Dri Down?
You can click on this:  DriDown FAQ – it should have all the answers you need!
Fri, 10 Mar, 2023 at 5:03 PM
How does the fill rating for sleeping bags work?
It’s common to assume that fill weight and fill power are the same thing – here’s the difference. Fill weight is a measurement of how much material, in term...
Fri, 10 Mar, 2023 at 5:03 PM
How do I remove tent pole tips so that I can replace the elastic cord?
There are so many different designs of tent pole tips, that it becomes difficult to give one answer for all tent poles. If you can't figure it out, the ...
Fri, 10 Mar, 2023 at 5:05 PM