The Ultimate Backpacking Checklist (with a printable list)

The Ultimate Backpacking Checklist (with a printable list)

Planning for a backpacking trip can be tiresome and time consuming. For my first backpacking trip I burned up so much time scavenging across the internet looking for checklists and gear recommendations. Only to find later that the lists I looked at were missing crucial details. So, I made my own complete backpacking checklist. Since…

7 Best Tent Stakes for Backpacking & Camping

7 Best Tent Stakes for Backpacking & Camping

Selecting the best tent stakes for backpacking and camping hinges on two things: reliability and weight. We tested 11 of the best tent stakes on the market and put them to the test out in various terrains during backpacking and camping adventures. Then we put the stakes against each other on the same playing field…

The 5+ Best Hiking Apps in 2023 (Tested & Reviewed)

The 5+ Best Hiking Apps in 2023 (Tested & Reviewed)

Thanks to the rise of innovative hiking apps that allow you to discover new trails and monitor your location, hiking has never been more accessible, and enjoyable. Phones can now not only help you find new trails, but also provide invaluable information, safety features, and even stargazing opportunities at night. But, with so many hiking…