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Best Backpacking Meals

Best Backpacking Meals

We are often asked by new customers, “What are your best backpacking meals?” These were our customer favorites from 2017 – 1. Best Trail Breakfasts The time between dinner to the next morning is a long time for your body to go without food, so […]

Holiday Gifts for Backpackers and Hikers

Holiday Gifts for Backpackers and Hikers

Looking for gifts ideas for the outdoor explorer on your list? These are a collection of products that we use on backpacking trips and feel confident in recommending to you. Waterproof Phone Case You can lose your footing when crossing a river and there is […]

Eating on the Playa: Food options for Burning Man

Eating on the Playa: Food options for Burning Man

Many are preparing for the journey to the Black Rock Desert in Nevada to be part of the temporary community called Black Rock City. Organizers describe this event as an experimental community centered on radical self-expression and art. Participants must bring and prepare their own food. […]

10 Easy No Cook Backpacking Lunches

10 Easy No Cook Backpacking Lunches

Lunch on the trail should be easy, quick, and high energy. Eating a large meal in the afternoon can slow you down, so your strategy is to eat light and often by snacking during the day and having a light meal for lunch. These cold water prep […]

Where Bear Canisters are Mandatory in the US Parks & Forest

Where Bear Canisters are Mandatory in the US Parks & Forest

Carrying a bear canister is something that backpackers have to do in many US National Parks and most areas of the California Sierra. Here is the most current information (as of March 2017) on where bear-resistant containers are required, what type, and when.

International Travel: Backpacking Gear and U.S. Customs

International Travel: Backpacking Gear and U.S. Customs

If you are planning to travel to the United States to go backpacking, you might be wondering what items you can bring with you. We’ll cover what backpacking gear is permitted in your carry-on and checked luggage so you can quickly get through U.S. customs […]