Lightweight Blog

Lightweight gear advice, packing and gear lists, our favourite places to hike, and more.
The Best Carry-on Luggage of 2024
The Hungry Hiker's Guide: Adventures in Eating Outdoors
Ultimate Ultralight Gear List
5 Must-Try Hacks to Trim Your Pack Weight for Overnight Hikes
How To Keep Cool This Summer
BPL's Pack Fitting Guide
Our Top Tips for Choosing the Perfect Ultralight Pack
Ultralight Pack Guide
Our Big Agnes Tent Guide - How to Select the Perfect Tent?
How To Select The Best Rain Jacket?
Is Your Rain Jacket Waterproof?
Overland Track Gear List
How to choose a sleeping bag
How to choose a stove
What is Ultra Dry Down?
Camino de Santiago Gear List
Walking the Camino
Three Capes Track Gear List