Map, Compass & GPS

Map, Compass & GPS
Wild flowers along Fall Creek on the way to the Green Lakes - Oregon

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Backpacking - Lighten Up Your Pack

Check out this article from Section Hiker.

If you're seriously interested in reducing the weight of your backpacking gear, the most important thing you can do is to buy a digital scale. I like the model shown here, called an Ultraship Scale because it can weigh your items in ounces or grams. This is the third one I've owned – they fall off my cluttered desk onto the floor too often.

Section Hiker's site is a wonderful resource. 

To read the complete article go here.

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