It is an endless list of stove choices for your backpacking trip, but if you are planning on going on a long hike where weight is an utmost consideration, an alcohol stove is your best choice.
Alcohol stoves have been popular in ultralight backpacking, with their weight usually just around 1 lbs. Aside from backpacking, alcohol stoves have been go-to equipment due to their simplicity, portability, and durability. Alcohol stoves do not require a complex assembly but packs up a great deal of heat to provide for your outdoor cooking needs.
Read on to learn more about the list we’ve prepared for the best alcohol stoves and why we have chosen them. There is also a buying guide in the article for other considerations you may need to look at before purchasing your alcohol stove.