[cdt-l] Stoves, shoes and layers

Paul Magnanti pmags at yahoo.com
Wed May 16 09:03:19 CDT 2007

Coolio! Sounds like you are good to go!

If you want to learn lighter techniques in a good "meat and potatoes" kinda way check this book out:

It is a good book for experienced, traditional backpackers looking to lighten up.

If you want more of a gear wonk approach and/or looking to fine tune your techniques, check out:

This book is more of a discussion forum in book form. Many people giving diverse ideas. Ryan Jordan is the grand poombah over at backpackinglight.com

Ask 10 thru-hikers their opinion and you'll get 20 different answers...and they are all correct! :D

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