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Top Backpacking Trails in Jasper National Park

Jasper National Park is world-famous for its ancient glaciers, wildlife, craggy peaks and crystal clear lakes. There is also some of the best backpacking in Canada along the alpine trails [...]

Uncategorized By 10A editors January 25, 2019

Backpack Packing List

Looking for a packing list for your first backpack? Here is a list of what we carry in our backpacks. Plan on splitting items for the group items over the [...]

Gear By Emma Schroeder August 28, 2018

Backpacking Hydration Tips

What should you do for drinking water while backpacking? It’s very difficult to carry all you’ll need and drinking directly from mountain lakes and streams can make you ill! In [...]

Trip Guide By Emma Schroeder August 26, 2018

How to Stay Warm in the Mountains

One of the biggest issues when backpacking is keeping warm. The days can be hot but the nights in the mountains can be brutally cold. Even in summer, the cold [...]

Trip Guide By Emma Schroeder August 25, 2018

Backpacking Safety Tips

We think safety is the most important part of being outdoors and knowing how to be safe while backpacking is incredibly important. In this article we share some of our [...]

Trip Guide By Emma Schroeder August 24, 2018

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 [...]

Trip Guide 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 [...]

Trip Guide By Emma Schroeder August 22, 2018

Best Ultralight Tents for Backpacking

Are you planning a backpacking trip, but need a new tent? We’re here to help you, sharing our thoughts on the best backpacking shelters, exploring not just tents but tarps [...]

Gear By 10A editors May 9, 2018

Best Stove for Backpacking

What’s the best way to start a chilly day in the mountains? With a steaming hot cup of coffee. And the best way to end the day? With a hot [...]

Gear By 10A editors March 4, 2018

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 [...]

10 Best Hikes By 10A editors May 30, 2017