Backpacking Checklist


Going backpacking requires careful planning and packing. Make sure to check the weather forecast and terrain of your destination, as well as any local regulations and restrictions. Pack a first aid kit, map and compass, flashlight, fire starter, whistle, knife, water filter, tarp, rope, trash bag, camera, cell phone, charger, bear canister, bear spray, GPS device, headlamp, repair kit, journal, pen, bear bag, bear proof container, bear deterrent, whistle, spray, light, alarm, flag, and bear banger. Leave no trace and have an amazing backpacking adventure!