Here at Backpacking Samurai, we are scouring the market for the best quality ultralight backpacking gear to recommend to you. Our recommendations don’t come easy – most of the gear we recommend and sell is put through our own set of quality checks and field tests. If you have any questions or concerns, comments or praise, please feel free to contact us at


And from all of us at Backpacking Samurai, domo arigato!