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Essential Backpacking, Camping Equipment & Items

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  • 8 years ago
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List of backpacking items:

-sturdy footwear (hiking boots)/lightweight sandals
-large backpack
-small daypack (doubles as a food bag)
-fanny pack
-compact, lightweight food & spices
-plastic spoon, knife, fork
-waterproof tent/ground cloth (extra plastic layer under the tent)
-warm sleeping bag
-sleeping pad
-camp stove
-topographic maps
-compass
-water filter or a water purifier, such as iodine or chlorine dioxide
-rain jacket/rain pants
-waterproof backpack cover
-warm weather/cold weather clothes (depending on conditions)
-warm hat/sun hat
-small plastic shovel
-hand towel/lightweight towel/sarong
-bandanna (2)
-pocketknife
-sunglasses
-headlamp/flashlight/extra batteries
-camera/extra batteries/memory cards
-lighter/matches
-books/journal/pen
-chapstick
-extra batteries
-soap/shampoo
-toilet paper
-moleskin (for blisters)
-needles/thread
-extra boot laces
-scissors
-twine/thin rope
-compass
-whistle
-watch/clock
-sunscreen
-bug repellent
-extra plastic sandwich bags
-wallet w/ID, etc.
-fingernail clippers
-first aid kit
-playing cards/hacky sack

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Gabriel Morris is a world traveler and travel writer who has been adventuring around the world off and on since his first trip to Europe in the summer of 1990. He is author of "Following My Thumb", a collection of 26 exciting and hilarious autobiographical travel stories from his worldly wanderings during the 1990s; and of several other books. Visit http://gabrieltraveler.com for lots more info about his travel writing, photography, videos, budget travel tips and much more.

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