Post Summary: 10 Beginner Backpacking Trips In Washington State Backpacking trips are one of our favorite ways to enjoy the Pacific Northwest summer. Serene lakes, breathtaking mountain ranges, and the peaceful bliss of nature makes it feel like your soul is refreshed on trips like these! If you are curious about backpacking but don’t know…Read More
Post Summary: The Best Sleeping Bags for Backpacking and Camping Finding the perfect sleeping bag for your backpacking or car camping adventures can seem like an incredibly daunting task. There are so many different brands, styles, degree-ratings, and technical specs to think about and choose from. How do you even start?! Don’t worry – we’re…Read More
Post Summary: Best Camping Stoves For Car Camping and Backpacking, Written by Adventure Contributor Whitney Matthews Love to cook? It’s even more fun when camping because you can whip up your favorite meal in the middle of nature! But, which camping stove to choose, and which are the best camping stoves? The options are endless,…Read More
This post was written by Adventure Contributor Whitney Matthews Post Summary: Clever Ways To Find Discount Outdoor Gear (To Save Tons of Money) Have you ever walked through REI or your local gear shop and found that perfect item you’ve been searching for? It’s the jacket you saw someone else wearing on the trail. Or…Read More
One of the most intimidating and uncomfortable parts about spending multiple days outdoors is camping hygiene – staying clean while backpacking.
Where do you poop? What if you get smelly and sweaty? How do you wash your hands? How do you shower?
In this post, you’ll find our best backpacking hygiene tips, personal hygiene essentials, and creative ways to stay as fresh and clean as possible.Read More