Packing for a Hiking Trip


Preparing for a hiking trip can be daunting, but with the right supplies it can be an enjoyable experience. Make sure to bring a backpack with water, snacks, sunscreen, a hat, and a first aid kit. Don't forget a map and compass, flashlight and extra batteries, whistle and signaling device, pocket knife, multi-tool, fire starter, shelter, sleeping bag and pad, change of clothes, rain jacket and pants, sturdy shoes, hat and sunglasses, water filter or purification tablets, camera and extra batteries, trash bag, small towel, small stove and fuel, lighter and matches, and a repair kit for gear. With all these supplies, you'll be ready for a great hike!