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The Week in Review 260

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“There are dreams which are worth a certain amount of risk.” – Ueli Steck

Summit Views on Uloya


I promise these are the last winter photos in a #TWIR for a while =) #neverendingseason

What does the ultralight god think?

Packrafts are too expensive? And you either way are more of a MYOG type? Then check out DIY Packraft.

Attending the OutDoor Fair in five weeks? Check out the #OutDoorFN Blogger Base Programme!

Should you support original ultralight cottage manufacturers or safe a few £$€?

Bikepacking coast-to-coast across Scotland with Lee Craigie in Mountain Podcast #18.

Outdoor Enthusiasts from the USA: Raise your voice and protect your nature.

Hard to get up in the morning? You now can have a Japanese Fisherman call you to wake you up bright and early.

Bikepacking Roots is a new Non-Profit Dedicated to Bikepacking.

Max makes a plea for more inclusive outdoor writing.

Join Jackie Behind the Scenes in Colorado.

A 70 g Salomon windjacket for 48€ - a good deal if you ask me!

Get 25% Off Marmot Current Season Products.

Shop over 50 unique outdoor startups on Garage Grown Gear!

Arriving at Uloya Island

Trip Reports

Rick is backpacking on Turkey’s Lycian Way.

Visiting Rainbow Bridge the Old Way.

Jessie hikes through Bulgaria on her bunterwegs2nepal trek! [German]

Peter had some spectacular weather on his Far Eastern Fells trip.

Chris is exploring Creag Meagaidh.

Check out Drew’s Complete Guide To The Ausangate Trek.

Plateau Passage bikepacking.

Eric and Billy had a fine week of peak bagging focused ski-mountaineering - a nice change to sewing frame bags & running a business, I reckon!

Alex shares his reasons why long-distance hiking is a sustainable form of travelling. [German]

Kathrin hikes along the Jurassic Coast. [German]

A Wild Baking Microadventure.

Powder Turns

Gear Reviews

The 1.8 L MSR Windburner vs the 1.8 L Jetboil Sumo.

Chad made a fine video of his new 2017 Zpacks Arc Haul Gridstop Backpack.

A very detailed comparison of the OMM Flexi Flask vs Platypus Soft Bottle.

Manitou Mastodon Fork Review.

The poor man’s selfie drone.

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