The essence of backpacking is all about getting outdoors and enjoying the wilderness. For some, that means walking more miles a day to see more variety. For others, that means taking it slow and spending more time at fewer locations. Whatever your style, here are few tips to help you backpack more efficiently and allow you to make the most out of your time traipsing through the backcountry.
Who doesn’t love buying new gear? The new smell easily outweighs the hole in your pocket and the anxiety of knowing if you made the right decision. Here are some tips to buying your next sleeping bag to help limit that anxiety and emptiness in your wallet.
Recently I was asked by a hiker looking to enter the backpacking realm a question that comes up over and over again, “What backpack should I buy?” For many, this may be the first gear purchase for a soon-to-be backpacker. This blog is intended to help you make an informed decision for this critical piece of gear.
Tired of carrying a tube of toothpaste for short backpacking trips? This video blog shows you how to eliminate that tube by making daily toothpaste dots.
This video blog shows you how to make lightweight containers using ordinary drinking straws. No need to carry large containers anymore.