And it’s going to be epic. Days filled with hiking or paddling. Loon-song at sunset. Campfires and s’mores. Starry skies to fall asleep under. Total immersion in nature. However, the success of it all rests on having the right gear. Because even if the weather turns foul or the fish aren’t biting—if you have a dry tent, good food and a cozy place to sleep… well, how bad could it be? To ensure your camping trip goes as planned, we’ve compiled the Essential Camping Gear Checklist.
A real hike is a lot more than just a walk in the park. A real hike has elevation. Seclusion. Wilderness. Serenity. And a real hike requires self-sufficiency. In short—you need the right gear to ensure your day-hike finishes as well as it starts. We’re here to help, with a handy checklist of essential items you need for a day-hike excursion. The following list is suitable for a full-day's hike in a moderate to challenging environment. First, you'll need something to put it your gear in.
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Selecting a term
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Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
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Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
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