Tag Archives: ultralight backpacking gear

May 21, 2015

Ultralight Backpacking’s Simple Equation: Less Weight = More Fun

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By Michael Lanza

If you could do one thing to make every backcountry trip more enjoyable, would you? If you’re one of the many backpackers who finish every day on the trail sore from neck to toes, the answer may be simpler than you think. Continue reading →

Gear Giveaway: Big Agnes Copper Spur UL 4 Tent

October 13, 2013  |  In Uncategorized   |   Tagged , ,   |   4 Comments
Big Agnes Copper Spur UL 4

Big Agnes Copper Spur UL 4

The Big Outside’s recent giveaway of a Big Agnes air mattress and chair kit for backpacking went so well that Big Agnes wants me to give away one of their outstanding, ultralight, four-person Copper Spur UL 4 tents. At well under six pounds and sturdy in wind and weather, this featherweight backcountry shelter is something you don’t want to miss the chance to win. Continue reading →

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