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On The Trail: Tips for Solo Backpacking

May 17, 2020 Lori Prima Season 2
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On The Trail: Tips for Solo Backpacking
May 17, 2020 Season 2
Lori Prima

Lori shares five basic, beginner tips for planning and thriving as a solo backpacker.  

1. Test out your gear ahead of time
2. Go easy on the miles (this isn't about the miles)
3. Be present and enjoy the experience
4. Plan, but prepare for something to not go to plan
5. Unpack and put away your gear when you get home


Also don't forget:
The Ten Essentials
Leave No Trace

And for more tips from Lori's solo camping trip to Sequoia and Kings Canyon:
Tips on Solo Camping

Connect with Lori:
Instagram: @thehikepodcast
Twitter: @thehikepodcast
Blog: thehikepodcast.wordpress.com
Facebook: @thehikepodcast
Email: hikepodcast@gmail.com

Special thank you to my show patrons:
Isabella
Tim
Leisel
Greg

Be a Hike patron by visiting my Patreon page.

Music outro track by Pachyderm, used under the Creative Commons license. 


Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/thehikepodcast)

Show Notes

Lori shares five basic, beginner tips for planning and thriving as a solo backpacker.  

1. Test out your gear ahead of time
2. Go easy on the miles (this isn't about the miles)
3. Be present and enjoy the experience
4. Plan, but prepare for something to not go to plan
5. Unpack and put away your gear when you get home


Also don't forget:
The Ten Essentials
Leave No Trace

And for more tips from Lori's solo camping trip to Sequoia and Kings Canyon:
Tips on Solo Camping

Connect with Lori:
Instagram: @thehikepodcast
Twitter: @thehikepodcast
Blog: thehikepodcast.wordpress.com
Facebook: @thehikepodcast
Email: hikepodcast@gmail.com

Special thank you to my show patrons:
Isabella
Tim
Leisel
Greg

Be a Hike patron by visiting my Patreon page.

Music outro track by Pachyderm, used under the Creative Commons license. 


Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/thehikepodcast)