You do not need to cut the handle off your toothbrush just to save a few grams. There are less extreme ways to shed pack weight and this book will show you how.
- Employ technology and new designs
- Choose lighter options
- Make do with substitutes
- Use items that serve multiple purposes
- Make your own gear
|Full Name||Backpacker Magazine Hiking Light Handbook|
|Main Topic(s)||Lightweight Backpacking|
|Cover||Soft Cover / Paperback|
|Who Should Read This||Backpackers, campers, Lightweight Enthusiasts|
|13 Number ISBN||9780898869613|
Nalno.com Quick Review: The author has written this book based on her experiences, and seems to be knowledgeable about lightweight hiking. She gives a good amount of information and goes through all the gear you would need (tent, sleeping bag, backpack, clothing, shoes) to give you the know how on travelling light."