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Where to go for your First Backpack

If you’re a beginner backpacker and trying to plan where to go on your first backpacking trip, then this article will be of great help. Planning a safe route with [...]

Backpacking By Emma Schroeder August 23, 2018

How to Plan your First Backpack

In need of some help planning your first backpacking trip? If you’re a beginner backpacker and want to find out how to have a successful first backpacking adventure, then this [...]

Backpacking By Emma Schroeder August 22, 2018

Backcountry Cooking Tips

Many of us are used to eating ready-cook meals in the backcountry. Add some boiling water and you’re done. This is an easy way to eat, however not necessarily the [...]

Backpacking By Emma Schroeder May 6, 2018

10 best backpacks in Western Canada

Canada is a beautiful country. Some of the most epic hiking trails in the world wind through this country’s untouched backcountry. Forests cover half of the land in Canada and [...]

Backpacking By 10A editors August 17, 2017

America’s 10 Best Backpacking Trips

This vast country has an abundance of wilderness – start planning your next trip now! “Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. Nature's peace will flow into you as [...]

Backpacking By 10A editors May 30, 2017

10 Best Backpacking Trips in Canada

Canada is a beautiful country with some of the most epic hiking trails heading through untouched backcountry. It is the second largest country in the world by landmass, with nearly [...]

Backpacking By 10A editors May 2, 2017

El Camino de Santiago

The Camino de Santiago is a centuries-old pilgrimage that begins in the French Pyrenees and meanders west along the northern coast of Spain until reaching the historic town of Santiago [...]

Backpacking By 10A editors April 25, 2017

Hiking Maine

From mile-high Katahdin, the tallest mountain in Maine, to Cadillac Mountain in Bar Harbor, where hikers can be among the first on the East Coast to glimpse the rising sun, [...]

Backpacking By 10A editors April 20, 2017

The Walkers Haute Route from Chamonix to Zermatt

Trekking to Zermatt from Chamonix is one of the world’s classic walks. This challenging 200.0km walk starts in the alpine mecca of Chamonix, France and traverses wild mountains and small [...]

Backpacking By 10A editors April 8, 2017

Annapurna Basecamp

This stunning trek brings hikers up through magnificent alpine terrain to one of the gems of the Himalayas; the amphitheater of mountains known as the Annapurna Sanctuary. Also known as [...]

Backpacking By 10A editors March 25, 2017