If future generations are to remember us with gratitude rather than contempt, we must leave them more than the miracle of technology. We must leave them a glimpse of the world as it was in the beginning, not just after we got through with it.
- Lyndon Johnson, on signing the Wilderness Act into law (1964)
I thought I was going ultra-lite by going to the 11 oz Tarp Tent instead of a 2lb tent and going from a 5 lb pack to a 2 lb. 7 oz pack wow. Question is how much can it carry comfortably before it tears open?