Adventure Medical’s SOL Escape Bivy claims some amazing features. It’s alleged to be breathable, ultralightweight, inexpensive, and contain a barrier that reflects 95% of the user’s radiant body heat back to them (like a mylar blanket) increasing heat retention.
To find out if the SOL Escape Bivy lives up to these claims we put it through a few quick and dirty tests. They’re not perfect but we have a better idea of the bivy’s capabilities now. Tell me what you think in the comments section below!