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You will want a water filter for your Havasupai Backpacking trip
Year after year of backpacking to Havasupai and having been there at least once during every month of the year, there are a few tried and true pieces of gear that are essential for your Havasupai trip.
This 5 day, 4 night camping/backpacking tour takes you off the beaten path – for real! We start from the Yosemite high country of Tuolumne Meadows, passing at least two high mountain lakes, off trail for over a day, then to Clouds Rest and Half Dome, ending on the floor of the Yosemite Valley.read more
Olympic National Park’s Ozette Coast hike will take you on one of the finest hikes on the Olympic Coast. Starting from Ozette Lake, one of the largest natural bodies of freshwater in Washington, this hike will have you exploring through maritime forests and all the “sea” scenery you can handle – sea stacks, sea otters, sea lions and ocean scenery.read more
All of us were beginner backpackers at one time or another. People are not born with experience and skills. You try, you fail, you practice, you try again, you make a mistake, you try again, and so on. It is an ongoing but wonderful practice that just makes you better and wiser.read more
South Bass Trail Packrafting The North and South Bass trails are about 25 miles west of the main trails in a little used section of the park. A packrafting trip in Grand Canyon will get you to these remote trails that are typically only assessable to river rafters. In...read more