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How Much Does it Cost to Camp: From Travel to Gear Costs

How Much Does it Cost to Camp: From Travel to Gear Costs

I would highly recommend if you haven't camped to get some basic gear that I listed above which is very price friendly for a starter and build as you go.

Physical Training For a Thru Hike: Planning for Your Success

Physical Training For a Thru Hike: Planning for Your Success

Long distance hiking is an amazingly fun and mind freeing experience, leaving the trappings of a house while allowing freedom from the ties that bind us.

What is Backpacking Base Weight? Manage It For Success

What is Backpacking Base Weight? Manage It For Success

One thing most hikers need to learn and evaluate is to understand base weight and why it is important for your success when you are long distance hiking.

What R Value Sleeping Pad Do I Need for Thru Hiking?

What R Value Sleeping Pad Do I Need for Thru Hiking?

A good R-Value can mean a big difference in a comfortable sleep system. You definitely want to ensure you properly are prepared for cold nights!

What is a Hiking Buff: Core Multi-Use Gear to a Backpacker

What is a Hiking Buff: Core Multi-Use Gear to a Backpacker

When choosing the gear to take with you on hikes, whether day, section or thru, the proper multi-purpose gear to help limit your weight is vitally important

Is Merino Wool Itchy? Why Merino Wool Fantastic for Hiking

Is Merino Wool Itchy? Why Merino Wool Fantastic for Hiking

If you treat wool well it will last you a long time through crazy hard hiking and backpacking, all while keeping you nice and warm through the wind and rain

Sea to Summit Spark Sleeping Bag Review: Pack Worthy UL Gear

Sea to Summit Spark Sleeping Bag Review: Pack Worthy UL Gear

This bag is amazingly light and a perfect match for someone who is looking for solid warmth and a ultralight option then the Sea to Summit Spark is perfect!

Therm-A-Rest NeoAir XTherm Review: Best 4 Season Comfort

Therm-A-Rest NeoAir XTherm Review: Best 4 Season Comfort

Four season hiker or backpacker then this is probably the nicest pickup for lightweight gear while providing a super high R-Value to ensure you stay warm!

Outdoorsman Lab Ultralight Sleeping Pad Review: Budget Gear

Outdoorsman Lab Ultralight Sleeping Pad Review: Budget Gear

It performs so well that I bought it for my family. The Outdoorsman Lab ultralight sleeping pad is an incredible deal in its price to performance!

How to Choose Your Thru Hike Backpack: Volume and Weight

How to Choose Your Thru Hike Backpack: Volume and Weight

You want to size your backpack to the task. You will be looking to carry this backpack over 2000 miles and over time it will wear on you and your body.

Big Agnes Tiger Wall UL 2 MTNGLO Tent Review

Big Agnes Tiger Wall UL 2 MTNGLO Tent Review

This is an amazing value for the cost allowing you to carry on the trail for a very low weight. It has enough space to fit you and your bag!!

Six Moon Designs Lunar Solo Review: 1P High Quality Design

Six Moon Designs Lunar Solo Review: 1P High Quality Design

Looking for a high quality, durable, and simple to setup tent for your hiking, backpacking and other needs? Then look no further than the Lunar Solo tent!