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Backpacking Food Source

Tuesday, August 4th, 2009

Backpacking Equipment List

Saturday, May 10th, 2008

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.

Play Outside

Thursday, April 10th, 2008

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 […]

How to Fit a Backpack

Thursday, March 6th, 2008

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 […]