Welcome to Thrifty Hiker, a blog focusing on cheap ultralight backpacking gear reviews. We review the best ultralight camping, backpacking and hiking gear, for those backpacking on a budget! Our aim is to save aspiring ultralight campers some money on decent gear, so you can spend less time worrying about your bank balance and more time hitting the trail 🙂
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