If you’re looking for recommendations for lightweight backpacking gear, here are the most popular resources among our members:
This gear guide represents my personal recommendations for backpacking gear that is durable, lightweight, versatile and offers a very high level of performance for the cost.
The following list is our curated selection of lightweight backpacking gear that our guides, staff, and authors believe to be among the best stuff that you’ll find in the REI.com online catalog.
Each year, our staff selects their favorite backcountry gear from the past year.
Nominated by Backpacking Light Members, these represent the most popular gear used by our membership.
The following gear represents some of our recommendations for participants in Backpacking Light’s Wilderness Adventures Program.