I expected lightweight backpacking to be a hobby. Instead it has transformed me for the better.
I am super grateful that my boyfriend got me into lightweight backpacking. We met while working and living in Yosemite National Park. He is an Eagle Scout, a former EMT and a gear nut, so I greatly value his opinion about all things first aid, backpacking, and wilderness survival.
Tune in each day in October to learn how backpacking has enriched my daily life. To make it easier to follow this series, go ahead and bookmark this page now.
And if you’d like to know more about me, specifically my love for motocamping and how I got into backpacking, here’s My Story.
Table of Contents:
Day 1 – Introduction (you are here)
Day 10 – Regrow Your Tooth Enamel
Day 14 – How to Give Life-Changing Presents
Day 20 – Shampoo Bars are Better
Day 22 – Backpacking Made Me a Savvy Shopper
Day 23 – I Found My Happy Place, Have You?
Day 25 – Insider’s Tour of Yosemite
Day 28 – Side Benefits to Backpacking
Day 31 – 30 Benefits to Backpacking