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Backcountry Hiking in Wyoming with a Twist

Backcountry Hiking in Wyoming with a Twist

The spectacular scenery of the national parks in Wyoming makes for some breathtaking hiking and to make things a little easier for you there are some companies offering the experience of “llamaneering”. Now you can go backpacking without the backpack or at least you won’t be carrying the backpack. Llamas are now used as a […]

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Backcountry Backpacking Basics

By on July 8, 2012 in Backpacking with 0 Comments
Backcountry Backpacking Basics

The three B’s, backcountry backpacking basics are what you need to know if you are hiking through the wilderness and open country. There are certain rules and guidelines that will make sure you have a fun but more importantly safe trip. We have found a perfect article at pennlive.com which sums up the key points […]

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Ultralight Backpacking Essentials

By on July 6, 2012 in UltraLight Backpacking with 0 Comments
Ultralight Backpacking Essentials

When taking to the trail it is important that you go fully equipped especially if you are going for any length of time. There is no use going laden down with a load of heavy gear because you will either not get very far or the enjoyment will be taken out of it because you […]

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Camping Food Ideas

By on July 5, 2012 in Food with 0 Comments
Camping Food Ideas

I think every backpacker and camper has at times wanted to give anything for just one decent meal while they are out in the backcountry. Well here are a few Camping Food Ideas that may just satisfy the gourmet in all of us, even better the following article by Pete Nelson deals with lightweight backpacking […]

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Katadyn Hiker Microfilter

By on July 4, 2012 in Miscellaneous with 0 Comments
Katadyn Hiker Microfilter

Here is a quick video review by backpacking gear review on the Katadyn Hiker Microfilter. As we all know its impossible to go long with out good clean water and this little filter sure seems like a good bit of gear so check out the Katadyn Hiker Microfilter and I hope it makes your next […]

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Camping in Hawaii: The Best Places to Visit

By on July 3, 2012 in USA/Canada with 0 Comments
Camping in Hawaii: The Best Places to Visit

With a beautiful coastline and magnificent scenery, Hawaii is a wonderful place for which to camp. Camping in Hawaii is popular with surfers, however Hawaii offers something for everyone. If you prefer to have lots of facilities available to you there are some excellent spots which offer rest rooms, picnic tables and even play areas […]

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Backpacking With Kids: Where To Go

By on July 2, 2012 in Backpacking, Family Camping with 0 Comments
Backpacking With Kids: Where To Go

Historically backpacking was always seen as a past time that adults participated in, however more recently their has been an increase in numbers of people backpacking with kids.  Taking your children backpacking is a wonderful way to introduce them to nature and help to impart a love of the outdoors. Obviously if you are taking […]

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Backpacking New Country. Its What Its All About

By on June 29, 2012 in Backpacking with 0 Comments
Backpacking New Country. Its What Its All About

New adventures and new trails are what motivates most of us to go backpacking and exploring in the first place and so its always nice to find some new information on an area we may not have come across before. Personally I prefer hiking and exploring new areas and I am always on the lookout […]

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Here Are Some Great Ultralight Backpacking Tips

Here Are Some Great Ultralight Backpacking Tips

Want To Get Away From It All ? Here Are Some Great Ultralight Backpacking Tips Here at the Camping Trail we  love sharing great camping tips and in this case we are looking at some excellent Ultralight Backpacking Tips. First off I guess we should  be defining Ultralight backpacking as carrying everything you have on […]

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