South America is a huge continent, but because of the diversity of the regions, exploring the Caribbean coast will be a very different experience than hiking in the Andes. Before setting out on a backpacking trip of the continent you’ll want to do your re
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Upper Lena Lake (Olympic Peninsula) Round Trip: 14 miles days) Elevation Change: Season: July - October Broad heather meadows, front-row views of The Brothers, and a picturesque alpine lake make this a classic backpacking trip.
The best way to truly immerse yourself in national parks is to get away from the gawking roadside crowds and spend days exploring their deep, primal secrets by foot. Here we offer up these best ten backpacking trips in the parks.
Learn how to plan a backpacking trip! From picking a trail to gear and food, this guide will take you through each step of the backpacking planning process. (Havasu falls is in the list of beginner backpackers y e s ive never gone backpacking)
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