Fly fishing, mountain biking, and hiking, throughout the ‘4 corners’ states (UT, CO, NM and AZ), he thought taking two Thermarests and sleeping on them side-by-side in the tent would be plush. Wrong. Between the nylon of the tent, sleeping bag and sleeping pads, there was so much slipping and sliding taking place that the pads slid apart and R.B. found himself lying on the cold, hard ground. Repeatedly.
After waking up one too many mornings betwixt the pads on the unforgiving surface an epiphany set in, “fill the whole area with the pad so you will always be comfortable“.