In this blog post, we break down how to plan a backpacking trip into 12 simple steps so you feel more organized and confident (and less overwhelmed) as you get ready for your adventure.
Come backpacking with me! In August I'll be spending 10 days backpacking in one of Alaska's wildest National Parks, led by Alaska Alpine Adventures. Join us for the opportunity to get some extensive backpacking experience under your belt and experience huge mountain vistas, wide open tundra, glaciers, the bluest of lakes, and the awesome wildlife that makes Alaska so special!
Bearfoot Theory has some exciting trips planned for 2017, and I want you to come along! On the schedule for this summer are a camping and hiking trip in Southern Utah that hits up ALL of my favorite spots & a incredible 10 day backpacking trip through one of Alaska's most remote National Parks.
The Copland Track on New Zealand's South Island is an incredible overnight backpacking trek with dense forest, glacier rivers, alpine views, and HOT SPRINGS! See the pics and learn how to plan this must-do trek with this backpacking guide!
Joshua Tree isn't just for climbers! Learn about the 35 mile California hiking and riding trail - an awesome backpacking trip to spot spring wildflowers, stargaze, and get those legs ready for summer.
Training for a thru-hike requires mental and physical preparation. Learn how to get ready with these tips from a PCT and JMT thru-hiker.
Don't get giardia! Learn what factors to consider when choosing a backpacking water filter & get recommendations for your next outdoor adventure.
Don't miss New Zealand's best day hike. Get this detailed hiking for the Tongariro Crossing hike, one of New Zealand's Great Walks on the North Island.
Prepare for your southwest adventure with these desert backpacking tips! Learn where to go, what gear you need, and advice for having fun & being safe.
Lakes? Waterfalls? Granite Peaks? Get it all in a weekend backpacking trip over Bishop Pass to Dusy Basin in California's eastern Sierras.
Get my complete backpacking checklist which includes all the essential hiking gear I bring on weekend camping trips with recommendations for going lighter.
Simplify your John Muir Trail food & meal planning with my complete JMT food shopping list that details what & how much food I brought on my 22 day hike.