Don Ladigin is the author of Lighten Up! ( avg rating, ratings, 22 reviews, published ), Aligera ( avg rating, 1 rating, 0 reviews, publi. Lighten Up! has ratings and 22 reviews. Lianna said: Good Lighten Up!: A Complete Handbook for Light and Ultralight Backpacking by. Don Ladigin. The next installment of the book corner, this time with one of the most amusing books on lightweight and ultralight backpacking: Lighten Up! by.
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Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Oct 06, Lianna rated it really liked it. Its very well written, and Don Ladigin knows what he’s con about, as he’s been going light since If you know nothing about lightweight backpacking but are curious to learn you should check out this book. The illustrations are humorous and the book touches on important points regarding lightweight backpacking ladigun clothing layers that can all be worn at once for flexibility in different temperatures; maintaining safe temperatures lqdigin reducing weight; reduce unused gear, etc but doesn’t get into any details about the things that backpackers looking to get lightweight gear have to worry about: Hilarious illustrations as well.
You can always learn something by reading about cutting down on weight. Aug 07, Todd Benkert rated it really liked it. Feb 20, James Fearn rated it liked it.
Lighten Up!: A Complete Handbook for Light and Ultralight Backpacking by Don Ladigin
It has an index for quickly looking up something, and a gear checklist for your trips. A great introduction to lightweight backpacking. If you like books and love to build cool products, we may be looking for you. I think the illustrations help enormously in understanding the text, which is written in an easy way. I ladiggin something new every time I read it.
Lighten Up!: A Complete Handbook for Light and Ultralight Backpacking
The big three are the best starting point to lighten up 5. Excellent overview of how to lighten your backpacking ladigim. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Between this and the backpackinglight. Refresh and try again. Thank you harttj for the suggestion!
Book Corner: Lighten Up by Don Ladigin
Sleeping socks are awesome! The Quick Start To wrap it up, a very recommendable book. Mary rated it really liked it Jan 12, While other, more thorough guides are available, this small book gave a handy overview of the various options available. Jun 22, Thomas rated it really liked it.
Jan 22, Curtis Jensen rated it really liked it Shelves: This is concentrated stuff. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. So, from Lighten Up!
Apparently you don’t need to take everything you own when you go backpacking. Many useful ideas Focused book helpful in planning a more enjoyable hike.
The illustrations are humorous and the book touches on important points regarding lightweight backpacking take clothing layers that can all be worn at once for flexibility in different temperatures; maintaining safe temperatures while reducing weight; reduce unused gear, etc but doesn’t get into any details about the things that backpackers looking to get lightweight gear have to This might have been fine as a first book about lightweight backpacking, but it’s just far too simple and shallow.
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A lightweight UL backpacker needs to own a digital weight scale! Great ideas in the book about packing it in and taking it out. David rated it liked it Jul 27, This book is good for those who want to quickly understand the basics of backpacking gear options before digging deeper.
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Jul 29, Ellen rated it really liked it. Wow, I didn’t realize how seriously some backpackers take their pack weight. I have an Amazon Affiliate account, and if you click on the link and buy the book I even might earn a few euros – for more books!