Bear Bags and Bear Resistant Containers - why are they necessary?
Hello, I am going on a week-long backpacking trip with some friends. We are going to be in...Read more
You know you're a backpacker if you say to yourself, "Yeah, I can use this underwear another day." (after 3 days of hard hiking!)
You know you're a backpacker when it takes three hours for you to finally realize that weird smell is "soap"
You know you're a backpacker if when itemizing your budget, you say to yourself, "... new boots... trail food... and if there's anything left, I'll pay the rent!"
You know you're a backpacker when you ask your 10 year old daughter what the base weight of her school backpack is.