M Ultralight in the Icebox
by Andrew Skurka
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I leave tomorrow for a multi-week 400-mile jaunt in northern Minnesota carrying only 16 pounds of gear. I've agonized over the lightest gear that I hope will still keep me safe in temperatures expected to be 5 F on average. Here, I share my concerns, rationale, and gear list for this trip.
- About the Trip
- The Route
- Resupplying and Town Stops
- Sleep System
- Parting Thoughts
- Gear List
- Gear List: Northern Minnesota Backpacking Trip in January
- Weight Summary for Northern Minnesota Backpacking Trip in January
- About the Author
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