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3-day Backpacking Checklist
Get my complete backpacking checklist which includes all the essential hiking gear I bring on weekend camping trips with...
John Muir Trail Food Shopping List
John Muir Trail
Simplify your John Muir Trail food & meal planning with my complete JMT food shopping list that details what...
John Muir Trail Transportation Guide & Planning Tips
John Muir Trail
Learn about cheapest and most efficient John Muir Trail transportation options, including the best airports and buses to use...
How to Choose a Tent + the Best Tents for Backpacking
A good tent should be lightweight, durable, weather-proof, and a cinch to set up. In this post, learn the...
SPOT Gen3 Review: A Backcountry Communication & Tracking Device
At the urging of my folks, I recently picked up a SPOT Gen3, a communication and GPS tracking device...
Tips for Backpacking the Trans-Catalina Trail in California
Just because the weather is starting to turn in the mountains doesn't mean you have to put all of...
Outdoor Ethics: 7 Basic Guidelines of Leave No Trace
Not sure where to pitch your tent, how to do dishes, or where to go the dreaded #2? Brush...
Hiking Mount Timpanogos: A Timpooneke Trail Guide
Mount Timpanogos is the second tallest peak in the Salt Lake region and a favorite among locals. Learn everything...
#CRANKITUPANOTCH & Win a Mountain Hardwear Ozonic 50 Pack
It's time to crank it up a notch! Submit a photo of you pushing your limits for a chance...
Backcountry Bartender: Delicious & Easy Backpacking Cocktail Recipes
Sometimes you want a little nightcap on the trail. Here's my three favorite super easy and lightweight backpacking cocktail...
The Best Lightweight Backpacking Gear to Help Lighten your Load
Looking to shed some weight? Here are some of my favorite pieces of lightweight backpacking gear that will help...
Backpacking to Salt Lake City’s Red Pine Lake
A detailed hiking and backpacking guide to Red Pine Lake - one of the most beautiful spots in the...
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