Category Archives: Articles

Posts that talk in depth about a particular subject, not journal entries.

2016 Gear List

While officially lightweight  in 2014 at 18lb (8kg) on Day 1 and 15lb by the end, in order to reduce the strain on my feet I have reduced my base pack weight (i.e. excluding food, water and fuel) in 2016 to around 11lb (5kg). But how?

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Ultralight Down Vests – Market Review

If you want to get the most insulation bang (warmth) for your buck (grams) a down vest may be the answer. This article rounds up all the ultralight down vests on the market today. This article was last updated 28th January 2017.

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