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Post-Appalachian Trail Gear List: My Life in 36L

Post-Appalachian Trail Gear List: My Life in 36L

2,190.9 miles, six months, nine pounds, 36 liters, and now we're here. You guys know that I had a blast falling into the gear vortex and putting together my original...

Oct 25, 2018 : Kelsy Filler
Sawyer’s New Line of Ground-Breaking Filters

Sawyer’s New Line of Ground-Breaking Filters

Sawyer's dedication to providing clean water offers solutions to not just backpackers, but also anyone who's regularly exposed to pollutants. These filters could make the difference between an idyllic expedition and...

Jan 9, 2018 : Mary Beth Skylis
H20 to Go: 10 Tips to Backcountry Hydration

H20 to Go: 10 Tips to Backcountry Hydration

Backcountry Hydration Filtering water takes the F out of Fun, but it needs to be done. It's incredibly important to not only have clean water, but to practice safe hydration out...

Sep 19, 2015 : Michelle Hand
Water Treatments for Backpacking and Hiking

Water Treatments for Backpacking and Hiking

Water is plentiful on the trail from springs, streams, rivers, and ponds… but not every clear water source should be trusted. Some hikers have survived without treating water, but that...

May 7, 2014 : Madison Dragna