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How To Layer For Cold Weather Hiking

Knowing what to wear on your winter hike and how to layer will keep you safe and cozy on your next cold weather adventure.

How To Layer For A Backpacking Trip

When you’re in the backcountry the weather can change quickly, so you’ll want to carry the proper gear (read: clothing) no matter how long you plan...

Essentials For Your Next Hike

Whether you're new to hiking or consider yourself an expert it's always good to have reminder of what gear to take on your next hiking trip.

How To Set Up A Tent

Whether you’re going camping for the first time or you’re a seasoned backpacker, setting up a tent is a process. Keep reading for a primer on how...

Malted Milk Pancakes For Bikepacking

Craving a new breakfast recipe for your next bikepacking trip? Lentine Alexis brings us her spin on the classic pancake breakfast.

How To Choose The Right Sleeping Pad

How to pick the right sleeping pad for your next camping trip--from construction type to insulation.

Our Tailgate Taco Recipe

Our take on the simple camp taco recipe with tips and twists for dessert, breakfast, on-the-go, and more.

How to Gear Up for a Bikepacking Adventure

Get started bikepacking by learning about bikepacking bikes and bikepacking bags.

Our Back-To-School Essentials

Get your student ready to take on the fall in style.

Molten Chocolate Mug Cake

Chef Lentine Alexis ensures no dessert is left behind on your next camping trip with this easy chocolate mug cake.

Outervention: Costa Rica

Backcountry is bringing customers on a journey of a lifetime to far-flung destinations to disconnect from the hustle and grind, and reconnect with...

Our May Roundup

Our monthly digest of the best stories from the backcountry and beyond.