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  • Author: Mike Clelland
  • Softcover; 133 pages; black-and-white illustrations
  • Morris Book Publishing, LLC; copyright 2011
  • Ultralight Backpackin' Tips covers important skills such as using a scale, how to pack, how to set up camp, and what to use when you're out of toilet paper
  • Wacky illustrations with humorous writing will inspire beginners and experts alike

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Learned a lot from this book I learned a lot from this book. I'm using many tips on my backpack trips, and I've been a lightweight backpacker for ten years. I still have sticky notes on 18 pages of stuff to try on future trips. The writing is light and funny, with great cartoons/illustrations. Mike knows what he's talking about. The layout makes it easy to skip around and find tips relevant to your needs, but it's worth reading cover to cover for the hidden gems. The best tip is #125, "The tried & true Mini-Bic", where you are shown how to remove the annoying "thingy" to make lighting much easier!
Date published: 2013-04-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent Book This book is excellent. There are tons of tips for decreasing weight and having more fun in the woods. The illustrations are very humorous. I agree with the other reviewer - the Mini Bic tip is fantastic.
Date published: 2016-10-19
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Reading before hiking Funny book, funny outlook on gear taken vs gear needed, cute graphics.
Date published: 2016-11-21
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