Hola mi gente!
LiteTrail is an ultralight backpacking and hiking project I've been hacking on since 2012. The intent is mainly content driven, though at one point I designed and manufactured gear, some of which is sold today at stores like REI under various brands. I've been into the ultralight style of hiking since 2005 when I heard about making a wood burning stove from a can of beans. What a change from the early days when we mail ordered from Campmor's news print illustrated catalogs! It's been a journey and a welcome escape from the high stress tech world my professional life creates.
I have a passion for all aspects of the lightweight backpacking space, including the lifestyle, practical minimalism, gear lists, product reviews, trip reports, tips, techniques, myog/diy, and of course the community. The content you find at LiteTrail will express my own experiences in the aforementioned areas with a focus on how they apply to bigger mile days and thru hiking. I hope you enjoy it!
It is better to wear out one's shoes than one's sheets.
Fist Bumps and High Fives,
Visit the Contact page to get in touch.
Connect with us on your favorite social media platform. Don't forget to hit that "Like" button!