A lively chat to introduce a new feature coming up on Backpacking Light: Mike’s Ultralight Tip of the Week!
Provocative discussions about experiences and opinions with key figures within, and outside, the lightweight backpacking community. Personal and relational in nature.
Dana shares his thoughts on lightweight trends, gear testing, breakthrough products and assorted other topics.
Erin and Hig take part in Backpacking Light’s version of the Newlywed Game and reveal themselves to us.
Ron Craighead interviews Montana artist Monte Dolack on growing up in the Big Sky State and on the Backpacking Light-commissioned fine art print, “Light in the Wild.”
John Coffer is out of step with modern life – and that is just the way he likes it. Carol Crooker talks with John about his journey to contentment.
Carol Crooker interviews Roman Dial about his experience with the NPS for securing a permit to packraft the Grand Canyon.
Ron Craighead explores the emotional value of wilderness with author, adventurer, and magazine editor Cameron McNeish of Scotland.
Not Your Ordinary Lightweight Backpacker: An Interview with Bill Merchant
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 for many thru-hikers preparing to hike the Appalachian, Pacific Crest, and Continental Divide Trails. A resident of Pennsylvania, Whelden has recently expanded his talents to […]