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My low-budget hiking gear.

8/19/19 – UPDATE!!! – Backpack weighs – 3.2 lbs not 5.2 lbs Sorry. There were still some items in the pack when I originally weighed it. Also the hanging scale I used was incorrect I’ve recently learned. I will get corrected weight totals together as soon as I can. Hello all and welcome! In this video I share with you the items I took with me on my thru-hike of Sheltowee Trace. These items are not Ultra […]

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6 Ways to Avoid Bear Attacks While Hiking and Backpacking

What are 6 ways to avoid bear attacks? Whether bears are attacking your food supply…or you, Carl and Derek address each of their top 3 tips to keep you safe and well-fed in the backcountry. Our Favorite Gear For Typical 3-5 Day Trips Big Agnes Copper Spur UL 2 Platypus Quickdraw: Katadyn BeFree: Black Diamond 350 Headlamp: Thermarest Compressible Pillow: Peak Refuel Freeze Dried Meals: Nemo Tensor Sleeping Pad: Jetboil Stash: Zoleo Satellite Communicator: Connect With Us! […]

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Gear hikers ditch after 30 miles on the Appalachian Trail (Mountain Crossings @ Neel Gap)

☆Links to everything from this video☆ Mosquito Patches➜ Use Promo Code “MPATCH20” to get 20% off patches Want to win a box of Mosquito Patches? enter here ➜ Our Merch shop➜ Anker PowerPort Atom PD ➜ PowerCore speed 20100 PD (my brick)➜ Nitecore NU 25(amazon)➜ Garmin Mini(amazon)➜ REI➜ Dr. Bronner’s Soap➜ KT Athletic tape➜ Leukotape➜ Enlightened Equipment Revelation➜ Zpacks medium dry bag➜ Sawyer Squeeze(amazon)➜ REI➜ Sawyer Micro(amazon)➜ REI➜ Mountain Crossing Outfitters➜ Disclosure: There are Amazon Affiliate links […]

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