I carried 30 pounds or less for the two weeks I hiked the JMT. But some people I met doing an overnight to Mt. Whitney carried significantly more than that. It doesn’t have to be that way, people.
For the next year, our family will be Taking on the World and undertaking a global travel adventure.
We took a slackline with us on a recent camping trip. It was huge fun, even though none of us would be slacklining between two hot air balloons any time soon.
In all the time I’ve spent shopping for tents, I’ve never really given much thought to tent color.
Everything I carried with me on my solo thruhike of the John Muir Trail (and a few things I didn’t).
Muir Trail Ranch is an outpost of civilization in the John Muir Wilderness.