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High Exertion Moisture Accumulation in Rain and Wind Shells

High Exertion Moisture Accumulation in Rain and Wind Shells

The Science of Breathability and Its Impact on Raingear Selection and Use

The Science of Breathability and Its Impact on Raingear Selection and Use

Book Review: The Ultralight Backpacker

Book Review: The Ultralight Backpacker

Lightweight Backpacking 101: An Introductory Manual for Lightening Your Load Today (1st Edition – August 2001)

Lightweight Backpacking 101: An Introductory Manual for Lightening Your Load Today (1st Edition - August 2001)

Face-Off: First Aid and Emergency Gear

Face-Off: First Aid and Emergency Gear

The Laughing Curmudgeon’s Guide to Going Light

The Laughing Curmudgeon's Guide to Going Light

The Petersen Test Methods for Evaluating Shell Clothing Performance

The Petersen Test Methods for Evaluating Shell Clothing Performance

On the Trail With Lynne Whelden (Interview)
Lynne Whelden is known in the backpacking world for his documentary films and instruction videos on the various aspects of hiking. His “How to…” videos are considered a valuable resource...
Wind Shirt Wars Review Summary

Wind Shirt Wars Review Summary

Elite Top Bag by Rab Carrington

Elite Top Bag by Rab Carrington

RBH Designs Vapor Barrier Hand & Footwear

RBH Designs Vapor Barrier Hand & Footwear

Nutritional Considerations for Cold Weather Hiking

Nutritional Considerations for Cold Weather Hiking

Hike ‘N Light Alcohol Stove

Hike 'N Light Alcohol Stove

Lightweight First Aid Kits for Hiking

Lightweight First Aid Kits for Hiking

The Arc Bag Concept: Saving Weight with Variable Girth Sleeping Bags Having an “Arc” Shaped Cross Section
Editor’s Introduction As we prepare to release BackpackingLight.com, it is probably appropriate to introduce a teaser about what we intend to spend a great deal of time with this year:...

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