I have been doing most of my hiking and running along the Middle Fork Snoqualmie River because it’s actually snowing this year, and I’m an east coaster that has yet to shred. So it’s low elevation river trails for me until the thaw in spring.
Navigating your wants and needs when packing for a backpacking trip can be a bit of a journey, especially if you don’t have that much experience. Shoot—I’m more experienced than most, and I still get hung up on whether or not I should take a backup lamp… The answer is no. I don’t need that. Continue reading “Going Lightweight: Tips for Getting Started”