Backpacking & Camping

Backpacking & Camping

Campsite in Namibia. Photo: Tonya Fitzpatrick

“There is pleasure in the pathless woods. There is rapture on the lonely shore. There is society where none intrudes, by the deep sea and music in its roar. I love not man the less, but Nature more.”

–Lord Byron

Immersing yourself in nature is a balm for the soul. Embrace the great outdoors with a backpacking or camping excursion and let nature serve as your guide. However, approach your adventure as a prepared explorer.

Whether you’re a novice or a seasoned backpacker or camper, equipping yourself with knowledge about top destinations, essential gear, optimal hiking trails, and invaluable travel insights is paramount. What essentials should you pack? What weight limits should you adhere to for your gear? Which equipment garners the highest praise? What specific provisions are essential for mountain, beach, or forest trails?

Discover a wealth of best practices, gear reviews, and expert tips tailored to backpacking and camping right here, ensuring your wilderness experience is both enriching and exhilarating.