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Erik the Black’s Ultralight Backpacking Gear List (2016)

Erik the Black’s Ultralight Backpacking Gear List (2016)

I’ve made some changes to my backpacking gear list for the 2016 hiking season. Here is what I will be packing on my hikes this year…

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Erik the Black’s Ultralight Backpacking Gear List (2013)

Erik the Black’s Ultralight Backpacking Gear List (2013)

I’ve made some changes to my ultralight backpacking gear list for the upcoming hiking season. Here is what I will be packing this year…

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The Best Hiking Shoes For Lightweight Backpacking

The Best Hiking Shoes For Lightweight Backpacking

Planning a long hike and looking for a good pair of shoes? Here are five popular hiking shoes that are perfect for lightweight backpacking and hiking…

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The Best Lightweight Backpacks For Thru-Hiking And Multi-Day Hikes

The Best Lightweight Backpacks For Thru-Hiking And Multi-Day Hikes

Planning a long hike and looking for the right backpack? Here are five lightweight backpacks that are ideal for long-distance backpacking and thru-hiking…

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Ultimate Gear Guide #1: Lightweight Backpacks

Ultimate Gear Guide #1: Lightweight Backpacks

Here’s a list of every lightweight backpack I know of (175+) with pics, specs and other info. Find the perfect backpack for your next hiking adventure.

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Ultimate Gear Guide #2: Backpacking Shelters

Ultimate Gear Guide #2: Backpacking Shelters

Here’s a list of every lightweight backpacking shelter I know of (165+) with pics, specs and other info. Find the perfect shelter for your next hiking adventure.

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Ultimate Gear Guide #3: Lightweight Sleeping Bags

Ultimate Gear Guide #3: Lightweight Sleeping Bags

Here’s a list of every lightweight sleeping bag I know of (300+) with pics, specs and other info. Find the perfect sleeping bag for your next hiking adventure.

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Ultimate Gear Guide #4: Lightweight Sleeping Pads

Ultimate Gear Guide #4: Lightweight Sleeping Pads

Here’s a list of every lightweight sleeping pad know of (250+) with pics, specs and other info. Find the perfect sleeping pad for your next hiking adventure.

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