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Josh Koop

Hi, I'm Josh

I love being outdoors and enjoy the peaceful energy that it provides people. Life has become too much hustle and bustle and no one has the time or opportunity to relax without a screen glued to their face.
This I feel has caused us to stagnate as people and we go through the motions at work and at home daily, scared to cause a wave or fluctuation. This is why I started Ultralight Packer, a place for people to come talk and share their love of the outdoors.

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January 17, 2020
What Are the Best Dog Backpacks For Hiking in 2020

Choosing the right backpack for your dog can directly tie to your failure or success on the trail. You need to have some understanding about the trail you intend to take, the needs of that trail for your pet, and the training and preparation you have undertaken with your dog as to backpacks and trails.

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January 10, 2020
Is Merino Wool Itchy? What Makes it Favored by Hikers?

Merino wool is loved within the hiking and camping communities due to the amazing ability to stay warm even while wet! This leads many to want to purchase it but worried about the typical issues around wool clothing and that it can be itchy. Is Merino Wool Itchy? Merino wool tends to itch very little […]

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January 6, 2020
Are Hiking Poles Carry On Luggage? What's The Deal?

When you plan to backpack or hike and this requires a plane flight you may bring your hiking poles as carry on luggage. This means you intend to be able to carry your trekking poles on the airplane with you. What you may rudely find out is when they tell you that you are unable […]

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