Tag Archives: solo backpacking

Solo Hiking Safety/Tips for Hiking Alone

After tragedy on the AT, I share my thoughts & top six tips for staying safe (especially as a solo hiker) on trail. Mentioned in this video: -AfterShokz ear phones -Garmin InReach -All Trails App (Lifeline feature) Self Defense Strategies: Source link

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BACKPACKING SOLO: 10 Mile Backpacking Trip Alone

Last week I went on a short 1-night solo backpacking trip and it was just what I needed! In this backpacking trip vlog, I take you along and show you some beautiful scenery here in Utah. Enjoy! ► GEAR MENTIONED Osprey Eja Ultralight Backpack: Big Agnes Q-core SLX Sleeping Pad: Sawyer Squeeze Water Filter: Black Diamond ReVolt Headlamp: NEMO Ultralight 2P Backpacking Tent: Western Mountaineering Sleeping Bag: My Trekking Poles: My yellow hiking shirt (I wear a […]

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Hiking the Ultimate White Mountains Backpacking Loop

3 Days of Hammock Camping, Hiking & Backpacking on the White Mountains Presicat Loop. For this 3 day, 2 night summer backpacking trip, I’ll be hiking a 30 mile backpacking loop in New Hampshire’s White Mountain National Forest. I call this the Presicat loop because it’s comprised of the Carter Range and Wildcat Range on one side, and the northern section of the Presidential Range on the other. This route creates a grand tour of the northern […]

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ONE SMALL STEP | My First Solo Backpacking Trip

In June I ventured out into California’s Desolation Wilderness on my first solo backpacking trip. As someone who loves spending time in nature so much, it was hard to believe that at age 28, I was just now going on my first solo overnight in the wild. Why can it sometimes be so challenging to make space for this kind of adventure? As I moved through this incredibly beautiful landscape, that is the question I found myself […]

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The Pros and Cons of Solo Hiking

After taking the plunge and completing a few multiday hikes solo, I put together a list of the Pros and Cons of Solo Hiking. —SUBSCRIBE FOR MORE HIKING CONTENT— Youtube – Instagram – Facebook – —GEAR I TAKE ON A THRU HIKE— —SHOUT ME A COFFEE— —BUSINESS ENQUIRIES— settohike@outlook.com Some of the links in my kit are affiliate links, so if you purchase something through one of my links, not only are you a legend but you’ll […]

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