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Ultralight hiking. Eight Perspectives.

Ultralight hiking.  Eight Perspectives.
LightHeart Gear interview by Mightygoods.com

Customer Service?

Customer Service?
Read the article by Amelia Arvesen here at Snewsnet.com

Outdoor Gear Builder - Get in Gear Festival

Outdoor Gear Builder - Get in Gear Festival
A few weeks ago, the Outdoor Gear Builders (Of which LightHeart Gear is a member) had our 4th annual Get in Gear Festival at the Salvage Station.  ...

How To: Repair a Zipper Failure in the Field

How To: Repair a Zipper Failure in the Field
Everyone dreads the thought of closing the zipper on their tent, only to have it separate behind the slider and gape back open. In a rainst...

Dehydrate it Yourself - Backpacking Meals

Dehydrate it Yourself - Backpacking Meals
Dehydrate your own backpacking meals

Polyester vs. Nylon Clothing for Hiking

Polyester vs. Nylon Clothing for Hiking
Judy, wearing a lightweight wool t-shirt and nylon button down shirt. One common complaint (or perhaps it’s not a...

Diary from C2C Sweden part 7 (the end)

Diary from C2C Sweden part 7 (the end)
Coast2Coast Sweden Final Day! This is the sixth and final entry from Judy's trail diary detailing her Coast2Coast Sweden hike. Don't forget ...

Diary from C2C Sweden part 6

Diary  from C2C Sweden part 6
This is the sixth entry from Judy's trail diary detailing her Coast2Coast Sweden hike. Don't forget to catch up by reading Volume I, Volume I...

Diary from C2C Sweden part 5

Diary from C2C Sweden part 5
This is the fifth entry from Judy's trail diary detailing her Coast2Coast Sweden hike. Don't forget to catch up by reading Volume I, Volume I...

Diary from C2C Sweden part 4

Diary from C2C Sweden part 4
Dirt roads on Day 7 This is the fourth entry from Judy's trail diary detailing her Coast2Coast Sweden hike. Don't forget to catch up by rea...

Diary from C2C Sweden part 3

Diary from C2C Sweden part 3
1000km mark! This is the third entry from Judy's trail diary detailing her Coast2Coast Sweden hike. Don't forget to catch up by reading Volume...

Diary from C2C Sweden part 2

Diary from C2C Sweden part 2
This is the second entry from Judy's trail diary detailing her Coast2Coast Sweden hike. Don't forget to catch up by reading Volume Ifirst! Da...