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10 Best Bug Shelters for Ultralight Backpacking

10 Best Bug Shelters for Ultralight Backpacking

There are three different types of ultralight bug shelters suitable for cowboy camping, sleeping in a lean-to, or underneath a flat tarp: bivy sacks, bug bivies, and net tents. They all have their pros and cons, but that’s true of all ultralight …

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10 Best Trail Runners and Hiking Shoes of 2024

10 Best Trail Runners and Hiking Shoes

Trail runners and hiking shoes have become increasingly popular with hikers and backpackers because they’re lighter weight than hiking boots and dry faster. The biggest difference between trail runners and hiking shoes is that (low) hiking shoes, which tend to be heavier …

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