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26 Backpacking Gifts for 2021 that Everyone Wants this Year

Incredible backpacking gifts you’ve got to check out this holiday season.

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The Ultimate Beginner Backpacking Gear Guide

Gear. It’s intimidating. It’s complicated. It’s personal. It’s expensive. I’ve had a lot of people ask me about gear and getting started. People think that you need to have everything and anything in order to be successful in the backcountry. That’s definitely false. Don’t go running to REI and spend thousands of dollars just yet.

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13 Scenic Backpacking Trips in Colorado You’ve Got to Try

Backpacking in Colorado is a bucket-list activity for locals and visitors alike. The best backpacking trips in Colorado can be found all over the state. …

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Check Out the Views at Willow Lakes, Colorado

Zodiac Spires, wildflowers, and gorgeous mountain views are just a few of the things this mesmerizing Colorado hike has to offer.

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31 Jaw-Dropping Alpine Lakes in Colorado You’ve Got to Hike

An in-depth, local guide to the best alpine lake hikes in Colorado.

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Backpacking Canyonlands’ Needles District Needs to Be on Your Bucket List

Backpacking in Canyonlands needs to be on everyone’s bucket list. Weird and wacky sandstone spires pierce the sky in the unique Needles District of Canyonlands …

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