Ultralight Backpackin' Tips: 153 Amazing and Inexpensive Tips for Extremely Lightweight Camping

Ultralight Backpackin' Tips: 153 Amazing and Inexpensive Tips for Extremely Lightweight Camping

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by Mike Clelland
     
 

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Walking into the wilderness with a pack on your back is an empowering experience—all the more so when that pack on your back isn't weighing you down. That's where this book comes in. Outdoors expert and celebrated illustrator Mike Clelland offers advanced techniques on how to pack light without sacrificing the essentials or your safety yet staying well fed and

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Walking into the wilderness with a pack on your back is an empowering experience—all the more so when that pack on your back isn't weighing you down. That's where this book comes in. Outdoors expert and celebrated illustrator Mike Clelland offers advanced techniques on how to pack light without sacrificing the essentials or your safety yet staying well fed and comfortable. Written in the tradition of the successful Allen & Mike's Really Cool Telemark Tips, with 153 trail-tested tips full of solid advice, as well as more than 100 humorous and helpful illustrations, Ultralight Backpackin' Tips is the ultimate guide for backpackers serious about traveling ultralight. Just a few of the top ten tips expounded upon in the book:* Use a scale.
• Comfortable and safe are vital!
• Make your own stuff, and making it out of trash is always the best!
• It's okay to be nerdy.
• Try something new each and every time you go camping.
• Know the difference between wants and needs.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780762763849
Publisher:
Falcon Guides
Publication date:
05/03/2011
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
144
Sales rank:
231,367
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

Meet the Author

Mike Clelland is an instructor with the National Outdoor Leadership School and is an illustrator who studied Mad magazine rather than go to art school. He is the author or coauthor of numerous books, including Allen & Mike’s Telemark Tips and Allen & Mike’s Really Cool Backpackin’ Book (both FalconGuides).

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Ultralight Backpackin' Tips: 153 Amazing and Inexpensive Tips for Extremely Lightweight Camping 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 5 reviews.
eagle1LF More than 1 year ago
Lots of info to reduce pack weight. Well writen funny and interesting. Great tips
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I found this book very informative and concise. I have watched several of Mike’s videos on YouTube and this book is an extension. Really points out where you can gain on weight savings for going ultralight backpacking. Definitely recommended.
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