Hi Everyone! Today I’m going to talk about a foldable lightweight backpack from MIU Color.


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Elemental Horizons is a proud manufacturer of made in the USA lightweight and ultra-light backpacking and outdoor gear. Our products include backpacks, pack accessories such as hip belt pockets and pack covers, ultra-light fly fishing pouches, and water sports bags that are handmade with pride and care in North Carolina.


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Jesse Blough reviews the Zpacks Zero backpack

*Picture above taken at Crater Lake, Oregon.

While hiking sections of the PCT and adjoining trails late last summer, I saw more thru-hikers carrying and using Zpacks gear than any other cottage manufacturer (except maybe Dirty Girl Gaiters). That alone should be a testament to the quality and workmanship that Joe Valesko and his band of elves puts into every item that leaves their workshop; if that’s not enough, here’s my own experience:


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If you are going to cover a bunch of miles on the backpacking trail, you’ll want to start with the right sized backpack for a comfortable fit. A properly fitted backpack will allow you to carry a heavy load further, faster and more comfortably.


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Chad at Sticks Blog shows how he put together his DIY water bottle holders he attaches to his backpack shoulder straps.


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