Backpacking Gear

Sleeping in the great outdoors saves on hotel bills, but does require some backpacking gear. Selecting gear can be a tricky process when so many options exist. An overnight trip in a temperate forest is going to need very different choices compared to a through hike through snow. Usually the lighter the gear, the most expensive the materials, however, like many things, as the cost ramps up, the returns can diminish. There are also some great cheap ‘hacks’ for creating your own gear and using one piece of gear in multiple ways.

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