You should plan to take your first backpacking trips on trails to avoid having to
use .... It's also a good idea to take a Wilderness First Aid (or better yet First ...
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10 Essentials: It's a time-tested assortment of wilderness travel gear that .... If the
situation changes as you follow that plan, use "STOP" again to ...
General Things to Consider When Planning a Trip to Any Wilderness ... Disperse
use to prevent the creation of campsites and trails. Avoid places where impacts ...
Mar 2, 2015 ... 21 Things I Wish I Knew on My First Backpacking Trip ... If you're going to use
leaves as TP, plan ahead. ... Being ambassadors of the wilderness and showing
others what backpacking can be, can convert so many people that ...
Mar 11, 2014 ... Backpacking season is right around the corner, and Chris Simmons would .... So
could you, if you took a Wilderness First Responder Course.
You may have planned your trip to the umpteenth degree, but Mother Nature has
ideas of her own. When you enter the wilderness by all means be as prepared.
Jun 18, 2014 ... Moving at a walking pace through the wilderness also gives you the time to
appreciate its ..... but there's no need to buy a pair of dorky zip-off hiking pants for
your first trip out. ... So, plan three square meals a day, plus snacks.
Aug 3, 2014 ... Choose the Time of Year: My first ever backpacking trip was to Yosemite ... To
head out into the wilderness, it's likely that you'll need some ...