DON LADIGIN LIGHTEN UP PDF

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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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Preview — Lighten Up! Short, to ladlgin point, and humorously illustrated by famed outdoor illustrator Mike Clelland, this book presents everything hikers and backpackers need to be safe, comfortable, and well-fed while carrying a very small and lightweight pack.

Book Corner: Lighten Up by Don Ladigin – Hiking in Finland

Lifhten to Read saving…. A step-by-step approach to lightening up is better than a all-in-one-go approach 4. Lists with This Book. Jun 22, Peter rated it it was amazing Recommends ligjten for: Great primer for light backpacking.

Fast, fun read with humorous line drawings. A Complete Handbook for Light and Ultralight Backpacking Its g of knowledge, and helps you understanding what are the principles of lightweight backpacking, how to lighten up your big three, gives insights on clothing and the small stuff we carry around, and gives tips on walking on the trail and off-trail.

Book Corner: Lighten Up by Don Ladigin

If you like books and love to build cool products, we may be looking for you. I admire the author’s willingness to put out his message in such a little book, but it is an effective medium for its contents, and I think this book is about the best way possible to introduce a moderately experienced outdoorsman to lightweight backpacking.

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I think the illustrations help enormously in understanding the text, which is written in an easy way. Anders Porsbo rated it really liked it Sep 07, Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

This 90 minute read just isn’t detailed enough for anyone seriously interested in the subject and the information is just covered in more detail elsewhere. Aug 10, James Davis rated it really liked it Shelves: For each category, the pros and cons of each gear selection were considered. Included humorous helpful illustrations. The next installment of the book corner, this time with one of the most amusing books on lightweight and ultralight backpacking: It is easy to read and with many great illustrations.

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 worry about: Feb 11, Stephen rated it really liked it.

Wow, I didn’t realize how seriously some backpackers take their pack weight. Apparently you don’t need to take everything you own when you go backpacking.

This might have been fine as a first book about lightweight backpacking, but it’s just far too simple and shallow. What’s base weight, pack weight and skin-out weight 2.

Oct 06, Lianna rated it really liked it. Informative, concise, and easy to read.

Definitely out of date in a doh areas, but still a really good primer. Jan 22, Curtis Jensen rated it really liked it Shelves: Thomas Sandberg rated it it was amazing Jul 10, David Bliss rated it really liked it Sep 06, Dec 30, Philip rated it really liked it.

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Don’t be fooled into thinking it is shallow because it is short.

Lighten Up!: A Complete Handbook for Light and Ultralight Backpacking by Don Ladigin

The focus of the book was on packing light compared to traditional hiking techniques. Open Preview See a Problem? It is nowhere near a complete guide to subject, but it was not intended to be complete. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Lighten Up!: A Complete Handbook for Light and Ultralight Backpacking

Trivia About Lighten Up!: Nov 04, Lacy rated it really liked it. Jul 29, Ellen rated it really liked it. Thank you harttj for the suggestion! Will help any hiker lighten their load whether all of the suggestions are ladiginn or not. This book is good for those who want to quickly understand the basics of backpacking gear options before digging deeper. Good intro to lightweight hiking. Refresh and try again.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Recommended for beginning backpackers and traditional hikers who want to go lighter. 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! Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Made me want to get out and do some overnight hiking. Jun 22, Thomas rated it really liked it.