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Navy brings ‘backpacker’s mindset’ to nearly zero-footprint Arctic ice camp > United States Navy > News-Stories

“It’s very much a backpacker’s mindset,” said Petty Officer 1st Class Casey Shumway, a culinary specialist from Submarine Squadron 11 who is managing the Ice Camp Queenfish dining tent. “If you backpack it in, you backpack it out. We’re trying to preserve the natural resources and beauty of the Arctic.” Ice Camp Queenfish consists of […]

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6 Spicy Recipes for Winter Camping

“], “filter”: { “nextExceptions”: “img, blockquote, div”, “nextContainsExceptions”: “img, blockquote, a.btn, a.o-button”} }”> Everyone has their own tricks for feeling warm on a cold winter camping trip. Here’s our favorite: Eat something spicy. While it won’t actually raise your body temperature (pack the right layers) the warm tingle of eating something with a kick will […]

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Hiking Lingo Every New Backpacker Should Know

“], “filter”: { “nextExceptions”: “img, blockquote, div”, “nextContainsExceptions”: “img, blockquote, a.btn, a.o-button”} }”> Get full access to Outside Learn, our online education hub featuring in-depth fitness, nutrition, and adventure courses and more than 2,000 instructional videos when you sign up for Outside+ >”,”name”:”in-content-cta”,”type”:”link”}}”>Sign up for Outside+ today. I’m not a whitewater kayaker, but I live […]

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How to Winterize Your Hiking Dog

“], “filter”: { “nextExceptions”: “img, blockquote, div”, “nextContainsExceptions”: “img, blockquote, a.btn, a.o-button”} }”> Get full access to Outside Learn, our online education hub featuring in-depth fitness, nutrition, and adventure courses and more than 2,000 instructional videos when you sign up for Outside+ >”,”name”:”in-content-cta”,”type”:”link”}}”>Sign up for Outside+ today. Seek Proper Terrain Use groomed or well-traveled trails. […]

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What Makes Mount Baldy So Dangerous to Hikers?

“], “filter”: { “nextExceptions”: “img, blockquote, div”, “nextContainsExceptions”: “img, blockquote, a.btn, a.o-button”} }”> Get full access to Outside Learn, our online education hub featuring in-depth fitness, nutrition, and adventure courses and more than 2,000 instructional videos when you sign up for Outside+ >”,”name”:”in-content-cta”,”type”:”link”}}”>Sign up for Outside+ today. So far in 2023, 15 people have been […]

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New Study Shows The Best Destinations For Solo Female Backpackers

Amsterdam, Netherlands. Floating Houses and houseboats and boats at channels by banks. Traditional … [+] dutch dancing houses among trees. Evening autumn street above water pink sunset sky with clouds. getty There’s a lot to consider before heading off on a solo backpacking trip—but especially so for women traveling alone. Safety and security play a […]