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9 Easy & Delicious 5-Ingredient (Or Less!) One-Pot Camping Meals | One of the best parts about camping is ending your day at your campsite, cooking a good meal, and spending time with good friends. So we came up with 9 camping recipes featuring fresh ingredients that are easy to prep, quick to make (most are made in 30 minutes or less), take only one pot to make, and come together beautifully. I think you are going to love them! | shedreamsofalpine.com
Hiking 101 - The Essential Hiking Gear List for 2019 (PLUS Hiking Packing List Printable) | Hiking doesn’t need to be overwhelming, but I am also a big fan of making sure I am ready for the worst case scenario. In this post I've created a comprehensive hiking packing list for essential hiking gear. Refer to this list each time you hike and you will be prepared for almost anything! Post includes free gear list printable for easy reference. | shedreamsofalpine.com
How to Clean a Camelbak - 3 Quick & Easy Methods! | Cleaning your Camelbak (or cleaning any hydration bladder) is really very simple. In this quick tutorial I’m going to show you 3 super simple methods for keeping your hydration pack clean and mold free! | shedreamsofalpine.com
How to Wash a Down Jacket Properly So That You Don't Ruin It! | Washing your prized and beloved down jacket doesn’t need to be a scary task and doesn’t take a lot of special supplies or equipment. Just be sure to follow these simple steps to make sure your jacket is restored to its natural fluffiness once it has been washed and dried! | shedreamsofalpine.com
Adventure Backpacking Interviews: From Overpacked Backpacker to Ultralight Peak-Bagging Machine - Daniel | Interview with one of my good friends Daniel and his journey from being a newer, overpacked backpacker to an all out peak-bagging machine in less than one year. I hope you enjoy this video as much as I did! | shedreamsofalpine.com
Adventure Backpacking Interviews: From Backpacking Novice to Summiting Mount Kilimanjaro - Ashima | Interview with one of my best friends discussing how she transformed her life through backpacking and outdoor adventure. The message here is STRONG my friend, I hope you find it inspires you to push yourself and become whomever you truly dream of becoming. | shedreamsofalpine.com
15 Adventure-Worthy Backpacking Trips for Beginners | You may have heard me say this before, but it’s worth repeating: I believe that outdoor backpacking is the gateway into epic outdoor adventure. That’s why I’m really excited to share these 15 adventure-worthy backpacking trips for beginners with you. In this list you’ll find an assortment of backpacking trails including some easier international thru-hiking trails and easy 2 day backpacking trips that aren’t too far off from civilization. A bit of adventure for every comfort level!| shedreamsofalpine.com
The Ultimate 3-5 Day Backpacking Packing List for 2019 (+ Backpacking Checklist PDF ) | Don’t hit the trails without double checking if you have all the backpacking gear you need. This backpacking checklist goes over everything you might need on a 3-5 day backpacking trip (with a printable checklist), plus my personal recommendations on the best gear for each of the different items. | shedreamsofalpine.com
9 Must-Know Backpacking Safety Tips - Particularly if You Want to Go Solo | A key component to being a self-sufficient and confident outdoor backpacker and hiker is being aware of the most essential hiking safety and backpacking safety rules and best practices out there. Many people love the allure of backpacking outdoors, but wonder to themselves, “Is backpacking safe?” And even more so if they are wanting to go backpacking or hiking alone. I think it’s important that we address some of the top ways we can increase our outdoor safety on the trails when backpacking, and that’s what this article is all about. | shedreamsofalpine.com
Your Ultimate Guide to Backpacking the Lost Coast Trail in California - Trail Details, Camping, Permits, Weather, Tide Tables, and More | The Lost Coast trail lies along California’s beautiful rugged coastline and follows some of its most isolated and breathtaking beaches. The trail is about 25 miles long and takes about 2-3 days to backpack. Enjoy one of the most unique backpacking experiences California has to offer with the Lost Coast Trail hike, and check out my full guide for all your trip planning details. | shedreamsofalpine.com