While we all realize the fever of cuben fiber known as dynnema, the super ultralight fabric comes at big expense and if you are trying to stay in a moderate budget is nearly impossible to acquire. By doing some basic math for a DIY project, the expense is nearly the same, and requires proper skills, […]Read more "Going SUL in a budget: Cuben Fiber vs membrane 0.93 "
In our last article we offer a full list of ultralight gear down to 32F with a total weight of 6lb 11oz with a cost of $524 not including trekking poles, clothing, food or fuel. Lets put a few options for your own research, in the hopes will enlight your future purchases. Going light is […]Read more "Summer sleep system for cheap. "
Let me start by reiterating that backpacking is not longer an expensive hobbie or sport. Globalization has created a lot of competition among manufacturers, bringing the niche market to an affordable balance. While you can shave a lot of weight going super ultralight, in some cases, the expense to save a few ounces becomes a […]Read more "$500 uL Backpacking gear list. "
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With a base weight of under 10lbs for a few nights at 30 degrees.Read more "Lightweight $500 backpacking set under 10lb."
LBJ Grasslands Tl;dr- This is a hammock for anyone who loves hammocks. Not only that but the case and straps it comes with are great, and easy to use. A great deal for beginners or experts alike. •Molle zip case can hold hammock, straps and even a tarp with proper modifications. •straps are long, simple, […]Read more "GearRat Outdoors Review: Modern Nomad Hammock "