INTRO TO BACKPACKING COURSE

This free backpacking course for beginners will walk you through everything you need to plan & prepare for your next backpacking adventure.

Join over 13,000 aspiring hiking junkies and get access to the Intro to Backpacking Course! 

* You will get weekly emails with practical hiking advice that complement the information contained in the course. You can always opt out of these emails.

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INTRO TO BACKPACKING COURSE

This free beginners backpacking course will walk you through everything you need to plan & prepare for your next backpacking adventure.

Join over 13,000 aspiring hiking junkies and get access to the Intro to Backpacking Course! 

* You will get weekly emails with practical hiking advice that complement the information contained in the course. You can always opt out of these emails.

READY TO GET STARTED BACKPACKING?

This free course will help you get ready for your own overnight hiking adventure. Created for first timer backpackers and those with experience who are in need of a refresher.

READY TO GET STARTED BACKPACKING?

MODULE 1: Planning & Preparation

You'll learn about...

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    Choosing the best destination for your first trip
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    How to find new hiking buddies 
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    Route details to look for
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    Starting a hiking fitness plan

MODULE 1:

Planning & Preparation

You'll learn about...

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    Choosing the best destination for your first trip
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    How to find new hiking buddies 
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    Starting a hiking fitness plan

MODULE 2: Equipment

You'll learn about...

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    What backpacking gear you really need
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    Tips for equipment buying 
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    How to save money on gear
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    How to research the best equipment for you

MODULE 2:

Equipment

You'll learn about...

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    What backpacking gear you really need
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    Tips for equipment buying 
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    How to save money on gear
best hiking pants for women

MODULE 3: Clothing

You'll learn about...

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    What to wear hiking
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    Insulation layers 
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    Best footwear for backpacking
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    How stay warm while hiking and at camp
best hiking pants for women

MODULE 3:

Clothing

You'll learn about...

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    What to wear hiking
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    Insulation layers 
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    Best footwear for backpacking

MODULE 4: Packing

You'll learn about...

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    How to pack your backpack
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    Weight distribution 
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    Pack organization
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    Useful packing gear 
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MODULE 4:

Packing

You'll learn about...

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    How to pack your backpack
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    Weight distribution 
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    Useful packing gear 
camping gear list

MODULE 5: Meal Planning

You'll learn about...

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    The best foods for backpacking
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    How to stay healthy and energized on the trail 
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    Backpacking meal ideas
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    Trail food options
camping gear list

MODULE 5:

Meal Planning

You'll learn about...

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    Best foods for backpacking
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    How to stay healthy and energized on the trail 
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    Backpacking meal ideas
Backcountry Navigation

MODULE 6: Navigation Basics

You'll learn about...

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    Best tools for navigation
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    How to read a topo map 
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    How to find your location on the trail
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    How to use a compass
Backcountry Navigation

MODULE 6: 

Navigation Basics

You'll learn about...

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    Best tools for navigation
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    How to read a topo map 
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    How to use a compass

GET INSTANT ACCESS TO THE INTRO TO BACKPACKING COURSE!

Join over 13,000 other adventure junkies who are getting started backpacking!


Plus, you'll get exclusive content in our newsletter to help you make the most of your time on the trail!



GET INSTANT ACCESS TO THE INTRO TO BACKPACKING COURSE!

Join over 13,000 other adventure junkies who are getting started backpacking!


Plus, you'll get exclusive content in our newsletter to help you make the most of your time on the trail!