My 2013 Ultralight Backpacking Gear List (10.5 lb Base Weight)
My gear list from 2013 – 2015 when I began adding some weight back in to my pack, figuring out what I really liked, and moving away from hardcore ultralight packing toward a more balanced approach.
BioLite on Instagram: “What a beautiful day for some gear tests. ⠀ #energyeverywhere #thegreatoutdoors #backcountry #camping #wildernessculture 📷 @chadpic”
1,537 Likes, 16 Comments - BioLite (@biolite) on Instagram: “What a beautiful day for some gear tests. ⠀ #energyeverywhere #thegreatoutdoors #backcountry…”
LEATHERMAN, Skeletool KBX Pocket Knife with Bottle Opener, Stainless Steel
With a 2.6" blade and weighing in at only 1.3 oz the Leatherman Skeletool KBX pocket knife is one of the best options for ultra-light backpacking and hiking. And as a bonus there is a built in bottle opener to open a post hike beer!
Ultralight Two Person Tent | ZPacks | Lightest 2 Person Tent - 21 oz (+ 1.76-3.68oz for stakes) (+ 4oz for suppoert poles, +10oz for freestanding pole upgrade) - $599 (+150 for flex tent w/poles upgrade[freestanding] or +60 for poles[instead of trekking
The Hungry Spork: A Long Distance Hiker's Guide to Meal Planning
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Making Small Things Smaller To Save Weight and Space: | The Ultralight Hiker
Diane Sioni has some fine advice here. http://gossamergear.com/wp/making-small-things-smaller-to-save-weight-and-space It pays to go through your gear again and again. It is always a game of ‘putting and taking’ (one of the first games we learn and still lots of fun at nearly 70!) What you take and what you leave is matter both of individual choice … Making Small Things Smaller To Save Weight and Space: Read More »