I can’t think of one thing that hikers like to talk about more than backpacking GEAR! Okay…. maybe food. With food and hiking gear holding out for a tie in the competition of trailside water cooler chatter, here is everything you wanted to know about backpacking gear listed below.
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If you’re looking to make the leap from day hiker to backpacker and need to build out your backpacking gear, start here to do your research and make sure you buy great gear the first time around.
Not sure what backpacking gear you need or which brand to buy? Check out these backpacking gear guides and reviews to help you choose the best gear for YOU and your kit.
Hiking on a budget? Come check out my go-to places to shop for discount hiking, backpacking and camping gear.
Let’s face it, the lighter your pack is, the happier your body will be out on the trail. Find the perfect balance between the weight of your backpacking gear and the price.