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The Gear Shop features lightweight and ultralight backpacking gear based on expertly-curated recommendations from our staff, contributors, product review team, and trekking guides.

  • Use the Gear Shop to find Backpacking Light reviews and related articles, read member gear reviews, buy used gear from other members, compare prices at online retailers, and more.
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Platypus GravityWorks Water Filter
Water Treatment - Filtration
$110 / 11.5 oz (326g)
Platypus Quickdraw Filter
Water Treatment - Filtration
$40 / 3.4 oz (96g)
Rapid Pure Trailblazer Gravity Filter
Water Treatment - Filtration
$100 / 18.6 oz (527g)
Katadyn BeFree Collapsible Filter Bottle
Water Treatment - Filtration
$40 / 2.3 oz (65g)
Sawyer Squeeze Water Filter
Water Treatment - Filtration
$37 / 3.0 oz (85g)
Water Treatment - Chemical
$10 / 0.5 oz (14g)
Water Treatment - Chemical
$15 / 3.0 oz (85g)
Katadyn Steripen Ultra UV Water Purifier
Water Treatment - UV & Electrochemical
$120 / 4.9 oz (139g)

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