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July 18, 2019
14 Critical Tips To Cut Your Backpacking Base Weight

A large reason to cut your backpacking base weight is to reach your perfect sweet point for effectiveness, safety and longevity.

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July 16, 2019
20 Helpful Tips For First Time Thru-Hikers

There are many helpful tips for first-time thru-hikers which can ensure a successful trek. Many of them will surprise you as you may not have experienced them.

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July 6, 2019
What Should Be Taken Into Consideration For Ultralight Backpacking?

If there is one thing I have come to understand in the last few months learning about ultralight backpacking for thru-hikes it is that equipment has gotten super light!

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July 3, 2019
7 Must-Have Supplements For Long Distance Hiking Health

Hiking is abusive on our bodies, today we list supplements for long distance hiking to help support your bodies recovery from the exhaustive thru-hiking injury.

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July 2, 2019
How To Buy The Right Backpack To Start Hiking On The Right Foot

I want to help teach you how to buy the right backpack and ensure that you find that right pack for your backpacking life is a big decision as this is part of the big three gear which will make up a large portion of you base weight. This is why it is one of […]

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June 29, 2019
Why Is A Puffy Jacket A Quality Investment For Thru-Hikers?

A puffy jacket is super important to investigate and purchase because it’s a critical piece to your thru-hiker gear. Your puffy jacket should not be cheap as you spend a lot of time wearing it.

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June 26, 2019
Best Budget Ultralight Backpacking Gear For Beginners

We heard enough! Everyone says you can't build a good budget ultralight gear load out, I put it all together on Amazon as an idealist for anyone to check out!

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June 23, 2019
What Is The R-Value System Of Backpacking Pads And How Important Is It?

When you start your search for a sleep system for your backpacking journey you will read about R-Value on many pads. The R-Value system can be used to help you determine the best choice!

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June 20, 2019
10 Cheap Backpacking Gear Must Haves

Today we present 10 cheap backpacking gear must have items, they may be cheap but they are high quality backpacking gear items that are a must have for any backpacking gear list/system.

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June 19, 2019
Why Should You Obsess Over Your Backpacking Base Weight?

Your backpacking base weight is very important to your overall ease in long-distance hiking, while less important the shorter duration of your hikes.

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