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Planning your first backcountry hiking trip and don’t know where to start? Our ultimate guide has all the info you need to hit the trail with confidence!

22 Rookie Mistakes New Backpackers Make and How To Avoid Them | Dare To Be A Wildflower

Backpacking shouldn't be synonymous with pain and suffering. Avoid these backpacking mistakes so you can be prepared, feel confident backpacking!

You should use these tips for improving your camping adventures that will help you next time you go. This does not require very much to start and you'll find plenty of camping suggestions for you to consider. Whether you are completely new or experienced, it doesn't matter so get started right now. #campingfun

If you’re reasonably fit and enjoy camping and hiking, take it to the next level with a backpacking trip. Here’s a primer on getting started backpacking.

THE Ultimate Backpacking Checklist [PDF Download] | Backpacking checklist, Backpacking, Backpacking

This is a complete backpacking checklist that you can download as a PDF. It encompasses everything you need to think of to prepare for an long-distance hike. Includes trip preparation (resupply points, insurance, emergency precautions) and essential gear items (food, clothing, navigation and much more).

Easy 3 Day Backpacking Food List - Mindful Explorer

Through my years of backcountry trips I dialed in an easy 3 day backpacking food list. Checkout my lightweight, tasty and filling list for your next trip.

25 Brilliant Backpacking Hacks

Whether you're looking for tips on how to pack efficiently or ways to stay safe and comfy in the backcountry, we've got you with these 25 backpacking hacks.

8.0 lb Ultralight Backpacking Gear List | 2023 Optimal Setup

I've spent years compiling my ideal lightweight backpacking gear setup, & I've made a list to share with you. Read on & take a peek inside my 12-pound pack.

Best Backpacking Tents in 2020

Check out the best backpacking tents and learn what key features to consider when choosing a new lightweight tent for the backcountry.

How to Pack a Backpack for Backpacking

With our archives now 3,500+ articles deep, we’ve decided to republish a classic piece each Sunday to help our newer readers discover some of the best, evergreen gems from the past. This article was originally published in June 2021. Next week, Kate and I will be joining a friend in Colorado for a backpacking trip. […]

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Backpacking Gear Guide | Complete Checklist To prevent you from making the same mistakes I did, I hope this blog post will help you out whether it’s your first backpacking trip, or you’re looking to upgrade your gear. When I first started, I didn’t have the proper shoes, my backpack was heavy, sleeping in a tent was cold and uncomfortable, and I had absolutely no idea what I was doing. This blog posts consists of all the items I use and love, as well as similar alternative options.

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