Backpacking
Backpacker or backpackers may refer to:
Reader Submissions: Best Campsites in America - Gear Patrol
We asked and you responded. These are the best campsites and campgrounds in America as chosen by Gear Patrol readers.
UNDER THE WEATHER TENT
Pop up tent for cold and rainy days
A First Timer's Guide To Great American Backpacking Treks
These five great US hiking trails — in Arizona, California, Oregon, Wyoming and Montana — will allow you to challenge yourself and reconnect with nature.
Experts Weigh in on Favorite Camping/Hiking Spots! - Florida Outdoors RV
Avid hikers and campers from all over weighed in on their favorite camping and hiking spots in this article!
5 Common Backpacking Mistakes That Can Cost You Your Life | Sierra Trading Post Blog
You can't plan for everything you might experience on a backpacking trip but you can prepare yourself for these common backpacking mistakes that can put you
Backpacking in Linville, NC | USA Today
More than 50 miles of hiking trails wind their way through the rugged landscape of North Carolina's Linville Gorge, making this designated wilderness area one of the state's prime backpacking ...
Kitchen Hacks - How to Make An Omelet in a Bag
In this video, we'll show you how to make a quick and easy breakfast that won't leave you with much clean up. We mix the eggs with cheese, bell peppers, ham and a few extra ingredients directly in a r...
A New “Drinkable Book” Has Pages That Turn Raw Sewage Into Drinking Water
As many as 358 million people in sub-Saharan Africa do not have reliable access to drinking water. Now, researchers have come up with a book on water safety whose pages can be used to filter water. Tr...
Gidget Retro Teardrop Camper
Gidget Retro Teardrop Camper She's retro and cute, Australian custom designed and owned but there's so much more to Gidget... • custom slide-out, patent pending, unique world-wide • designed to be tow...
The Bizarre Use of Banana Peels for Your Survival Water
Contaminated water is deadly. How do you filter it without charcoal or other means? What about banana peels?
B-and-Bee proposes stackable sleeping cells for festivals
This modular honeycomb of wooden cells proposes alternative accommodation for people avoiding music festivals because they don't enjoy sleeping in tents.
The urban explorers of the ex-USSR
Exploring the grandiose buildings and industrial infrastructure left over from the USSR is a popular pastime for some young people - but not the faint-hearted...
20 Amazing Abandoned Mansions
All over the world, grand mansions, stately homes and other opulent residences that have fallen into ruin are reminders of an elegant past and the changing nature of the times. Underscoring both a ric...
Backpacking
The Backpacking Light Wilderness Trekking School teaches lightweight camping, hiking, backpacking, trekking, packrafting, long distance hiking, thru-hiking, ...
Hiking equipment
Hiking equipment is the equipment taken on outdoor walking trips. Hiking is usually divided into day-hikes and multiple-day hikes, called backpacking, trekking, and walking tours.The equipment select...
Camping
Camping is an elective outdoor recreational activity. Generally held, participants leave developed areas to spend time outdoors in more natural ones in pursuit of activities providing them enjoyment. ...
Camping - Wikipedia
Ultralight backpacking
Ultralight backpacking is a style of backpacking that emphasizes carrying the lightest and simplest kit safely possible for a given trip. Base pack weight (the weight of a backpack plus the gear insid...
Ultralight backpacking - Wikipedia
Ten Essentials
The Ten Essentials are survival items that hiking and scouting organizations recommend for safe travel in the backcountry.The Ten Essentials were first appeared in print in the 3rd edition of Mountain...
Ten Essentials - Wikipedia
Portable water purification
Portable water purification devices – better described as point-of-use (POU) water treatment systems and field water disinfection techniques – are self-contained units t...
Portable water purification - Wikipedia
Campfire cooking
Outdoor cooking differs substantially from kitchen-based cooking, the most obvious difference being lack of an easily defined kitchen area. As a result, campers and backpackers have developed a signif...
Campfire cooking - Wikipedia
Hazards of outdoor activities
Any outdoor activity entails many risks, even if participants do not recklessly place themselves in harm's way. Even a simple accident may create a dangerous situation that requires survival skills. ...
Hazards of outdoor activities - Wikipedia
Wilderness diarrhea
Wilderness-acquired diarrhea — also known as wilderness diarrhea, or backcountry diarrhea — is a variety of traveler’s diarrhea in which backpackers, hikers, campers and other outdoor recreationalists...
Buildering
Buildering (also known as edificeering, urban climbing, structuring, or stegophily) describes the act of climbing on the outside of buildings and other artificial structures. The word "buildering" is ...
Reader Submissions: Best Campsites in America - Gear Patrol
We asked and you responded. These are the best campsites and campgrounds in America as chosen by Gear Patrol readers.
Air mattress
An air mattress is an inflatable mattress/sleeping pad.Due to its buoyancy, it is also often used as a water toy/flotation device, and in some countries, including the UK, is called a lilo ("Li-lo" be...
Air mattress - Wikipedia
Haludovo Palace Hotel
The Haludovo Palace Hotel is an abandoned resort hotel on the Croatian island Krk north of Malinska.The hotel is named after a nearby beach.Bob Guccione, the founder of the Penthouse magazine, investe...
Haludovo Palace Hotel - Wikipedia
A New “Drinkable Book” Has Pages That Turn Raw Sewage Into Drinking Water
As many as 358 million people in sub-Saharan Africa do not have reliable access to drinking water. Now, researchers have come up with a book on water safety whose pages can be used to filter water. Tr...
Brook Silva-Braga
Brook Silva-Braga (born March 27, 1979) is an American documentary film producer. He shared a Primetime Emmy Award for his production of Inside the NFL. He is best known from his documentary, A Map fo...