Posts Tagged ‘backpacking’
The following is a suggested equipment list for personal use while on a group backpacking outing. It is designed for three-season camping in areas with available water. Add a cooking stove and pots if you are not traveling with a group. Be prepared for unexpected weather and a longer stay than you planned.
Nothing can make an outing less enjoyable than showing up to the trailhead out of shape. Veteran hikers and backpackers know that they will need a reservoir of energy and stamina to fully enjoy the wilderness. Staying physically fit is something every hiker needs to do but often has a difficult time fitting into their […]
Other than good boots, nothing is more important to a backpacker than a properly fitted backpack. A quality pack can make all the difference when carrying typical, multi-day backpacking load. This video does a good job of explaining how to fit your backpack to you. The video is produced by the Sierra Trading Post, a […]