No matter what the season, your insulation layer can make or break a backpacking trip, and in some cases might even save your life. There are innumerable "puffy" options to choose from...
Long days. Big miles. Big sun. Big sweat. Big bugs. Surprise storms. Unreliable water sources. Stuck in a four-way tie for our favorite backpacking season, it's summer time. The following
It's wet, it's warm (but not too warm), it's cold (but not too cold). It's spring. Tis the season for temperate hiking conditions (a definite plus for us heavy-sweaters), budding flowers,
Looking for the perfect gift for the backpacker in your life? Look no further. The following list includes many of our favorite pieces of gear across several categories. Submissions are courtesy