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Lightweight Backpacking Gear

The Ultimate Hiker's Gear Guide
The Ultimate Hiker's Gear Guide
(Based on 1 review)
Category: Books/Travel and Adventure/Travel Best Sellers

Supreme long-distance hiker Andrew Skurka shares his hard-earned knowledge in this essential guide to backpacking gear and skills. Described by National Geographic as “one of the best traveled and fastest hikers on the planet,” and named “Adventurer of the Year” by Outside and “Person of the Year” by Backpacker, Skurka recounts what he’s learned from more than 30,000 miles of long-distance adventures, most recently a 4,700-mile 6-month loop around Alaska and Canada’s Yukon.

Mini Pocket Monocular
Mini Pocket Monocular
(Based on 9 reviews)
Category: Gear & Gadgets/Binoculars and Optics

The highest quality optics now come in this remarkably small package.

Red Swiss Army LED Flashlight
Red Swiss Army LED Flashlight
(Based on 5 reviews)
Category: Gear & Gadgets/Outdoor Gear

This sturdy, shockproof, and water-resistant little flashlight is a model of efficiency.

Brass Telescope
Brass Telescope
(Based on 2 reviews)
Category: Gear & Gadgets/Telescopes and Microscopes

Mariners took to sea 200 years ago with powerful, compact telescopes like this one, and you can too!

  • Brass body
  • 25- x 20-mm fully coated precision optics
  • Protective case with hand strap