Links to Other Ultralight Backpacking Pages

August 2008 Note: More sites to be added soon. Please check back....

Discussion Forums & General Resources

Personal Pages

Glen Van Peski's Trips One of the founders of the Ultralight movement, and possibly the lightest backpacker in the country. Search around and you'll find some very light gear lists indeed!

Joe's Ultralight Backpacking One of the most read ultralight backpacking web pages. UL info - equipment lists, how to get started, stories, links...

The Mountain Hiking Site Steve Gillman’s, mountain focused, Ultralight Backpacking site but with an interesting twist of including Wilderness Survival Information

Great Lakes Lightweight Backpacking Rick’s personal notes on the ultra-light backpacking philosophy along with reviews for lightweight gear and shelters. Explains techniques for carrying ...

Only the lightest Good UL site with technique discussion and gear lists. Also sells selected lightweight equipment.

John O’Mahoney One of the UL originals and founder of the Yahoo LW Backpacking Discussion Group. Sadly, he passed in early 2008 but his site lives on.

Ken Knight’s Ultralight Backpacking. A longtime ultralight backpacker.

Ryan Jordan’s Backcountry One of the early mover and shakers in UL backpacking and still a major presence: trends, bends, and mends focusing on the application of the "Backpacking Light" philosophy of simple backcountry living to practices ...