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Written by Mike Muralt   
Sunday, 03 November 2013 12:56

Reducing the load you carry can make backpacking more fun and safer, as long as you carry the safety essentials you need.   Following are links that can help you learn more about lightening your load.  This is just a starting point for your research.

Example Light weight backpack contents

This LINK is to a webpage with a bunch of gear lists of an extremely advanced backpacker who has the ability to take light weight to the extremes.  I wouldn't suggest duplicating his gear because he also has a lot of knowledge and experience in high risk situations.  However, you should be able to learn something from his gear selection.

Here's another light weight backpackers gear list for a 5 day hike

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