40 Backpacking Hacks: Tried and True Tricks of the Trail, Volume 1
A fun collection of wilderness backpacking tips from the host of the popular podcast, The First 40 Miles.
A trail comes to life when a naïve adventurer, burdened and blessed with the exact necessities of life—nothing more or less—has a desire to breathe more than her lungs can take in, be immersed in a culture of complete magnificence, and live for days feeling equal parts fear, love, fatigue, and vitality.
40 Backpacking Hacks is a witty collection of tips, to help beginning backpackers thrive in their new-found hobby. Each hack is adorably illustrated.
- Food hacks include 15 recipes that are calorie-dense and easy to prepare on the trail or in camp.
- Gear hacks save time and money and enhance your backpacking experience.
So, whether you’re still mustering up the courage to take your new hiking shoes out of the box or you’ve been on more trails than you can shake a trekking pole at, this book will inspire you to rethink the essentials, lighten your load, and make the most of your time on the trail.