This section is for informational sites which are entirely, or primarily about backpacking. Backpacking Hiking Outdoors Recreation.
- Backpacking (travel) A form of low-cost, independent travel.
- Backpacking (wilderness) The outdoor recreation of carrying gear on one's back, while hiking for more than a day.
- Backpackers (web series) A Canadian comedy web series, which aired in 2013 on CTV.ca and CW Seed.
- Backpacking with animals The use of pack animals, such as a horse, llama, goat, dog, or donkey to help carry the weight of...
- Ultralight backpacking A style of backpacking that emphasizes carrying the lightest and simplest gear safely possible...
- Backpacker (magazine) An American publication that features information on wilderness hiking and adventure.
- Backpacker (video game series) A series of Swedish computer games.
- Backpackers (TV series) A mixed genre travel-reality television program created by and starring friends Mick Middleton...
- Mochilero (drug courier) Mochileros are low-level drug couriers in the Latin American cocaine trade.
- A Backpackers Guide www
A "how-to-guide" for camping, Guide, backpacking and hiking, especially for those just getting started. Includes packing lists and a sample 3-day menu. Backpackers Guide.
- Recipes One Pan Wonders - Backcountry Cooking at its Fines www
Recipes and ideas for backpackers, Pan Wonders - Backcountry Cooking at its Fines, hikers and paddlers. Simple as well as gourmet meals for the trails and waterways. One Pan Wonders - Backcountry Cooking at its Fines.
- Articles Spadout - Backpacking www
Articles and tools for backpacking gear. Spadout - Backpacking.
- A The Backpacking Directory www
A directory of links to information about backpacking and hiking, Backpacking Directory, including gear, retailers, trails, trip reports, photos, clubs and organizations, and the Pacific Crest Trail. The Backpacking Directory.
- Offers Michigan Hiker www
Offers information on backpacking, Hiker, hiking, camping and outdoor equipment along with articles about experiences in the outdoors. Michigan Hiker.
- This The Complete Guide to the John Muir Trail www
This site describes the John Muir trail in its entirety, Complete Guide to the John Muir Trail, from Yosemite Valley to Mt. Whitney. There is information about planning a trip, including permits, reservations, meal planning and recipes. A photo gallery accepts submissions from readers. The Complete Guide to the John Muir Trail.
- Dedicated Colorado Mountain Club www
Dedicated to exploring and protecting the wild areas in Colorado. Mountain Club. Sponsors courses and lectures about Rocky Mountain natural history and mountaineering. Colorado Mountain Club.
- Reviews Trailspace.com www
Reviews of tents, Trailspace.com, hiking boots, jackets, backpacks, and sleeping bags. Trailspace.com.
- Pictures Backpacking in the Catskills www
Pictures from popular overlooks in the Catskills with trail descriptions and advice. Backpacking in the Catskills.
- Descriptions AboveCalifornia www
Descriptions of trails, AboveCalifornia, maps, weather, campground information, and a library with works by John Muir and others. AboveCalifornia.
- Website Adventure Matters www
Website contains information on the Appalachian Trail, Matters, thru-hiking, hiking and backpacking as well as links to other great informative sights. Adventure Matters.
- Includes TheBackpacker.com www
Includes resource includes advice for beginners, TheBackpacker.com, answers to user submitted questions, directory of trails, and active message board. TheBackpacker.com.
- A N2Backpacking www
A personal collection of photos, N2Backpacking, trail tales, trip reports, trail maps, and trip summaries. Over twenty-five years of backcountry adventures. N2Backpacking.
- A YetiZone www
A Himalayan trekking web guidebook to the Annapurna Circuit, YetiZone, the Everest Trek and the Langtang Trek. Over 650 kilometers of trekking description. YetiZone.
- A Wilderness Utah www
A collection of trail guides, Utah, photos, and trip reports from across the state of Utah. This site also includes informational articles about hiking in the Utah outdoors. Wilderness Utah.
- Provides International Backpacking Association www
Provides backpacking related online videos, Backpacking Association, helpful hints, maps and low impact backpacking guides. Membership is required for full access. International Backpacking Association.
- News, Backpacker Magazine www
News, Magazine, reviews, editorials, and subscription information. Backpacker Magazine.
- Provides WildernessBackpacker www
Provides articles, WildernessBackpacker, tips, and stories about wilderness backpacking, camping, and travel. WildernessBackpacker.
- Trip Backpacking with Pete www
Trip descriptions, with Pete, photos, and links. Backpacking with Pete.
- The Wilderness backpacking tips and advice www
The Wilderness backpacking website is dedicated to providing useful information for wilderness campers and backpackers. Wilderness backpacking tips and advice.
- Backpacking The Backpacking Site www
Backpacking information, Backpacking Site, adventure stories, photos, gear reviews, articles and other resources. The Backpacking Site.
- Lightweight The Lightweight Backpacker www
Lightweight backpacking tips, Lightweight Backpacker, techniques, books, gear, reviews, gear checklists, message forums, and specialty pages. The Lightweight Backpacker.
- Information Sierra Nevada Backpacking www
Information for Sierra Nevada hiker, Nevada Backpacking, backpacker and mountaineer. Includes locations and maps of passes and trails, backpacking checklist, clothing, gear, books, weather and photos. Sierra Nevada Backpacking.
- Gear Hackpacking www
Gear reviews, Hackpacking, backpacking reports, and general hiking thoughts centered around the Colorado Rocky Mountains. Hackpacking.
- Recipes Freezer Bag Cooking www
Recipes and instructions for freezer bag meals that allow backpackers to quickly and easily eat on the trail. Freezer Bag Cooking.
- Information, The John Muir Trail www
Information, John Muir Trail, photographs and descriptions of the 211 mile long trail that goes from Yosemite Valley to Mt. Whitney. The John Muir Trail.
- Trekking Trekking World www
Trekking World is a site for all the trekking people. World. We have gear reviews and guides, trekking photos, links and information on trekking destinations. Trekking World.
- Backpackers The Travellers Lounge www
Backpackers guide to planning a round the world trip. Travellers Lounge. Includes flight tips, weather charts, money matters, budget accommodation information and destination guides. The Travellers Lounge.
- Article SoYouWanna: Backpack Through Europe www
Article providing a step-by-step approach on traveling across Europe on a low budget. Backpack Through Europe. Itinerary, travel documents, packing and transportation advice. SoYouWanna: Backpack Through Europe.
- Gear Appalachian Trail Gear List www
Gear suggestions for Appalachian Trail users. Appalachian Trail Gear List.
- Gear Gear List for John Muir Trail www
Gear list for an extended backpacking trip. Gear List for John Muir Trail.
- Photo Newby, Phil and Heather www
Photo journal of a two week hike of Venediger Alpine Massif in Austria. Newby, Phil and Heather.
- Two Jenkins, Roger www
Two Hikers: Trip reports and photographs from backpacking trips throughout the United States. Roger. Emphasis on canyon country and western mountains. Jenkins, Roger.
- Centerwalk Ultralight Backpacking and Outdoor Pursuits www
Centerwalk is a site for Ultralight Backpacking and Ultralight Backpackers. Backpacking and Outdoor Pursuits. Included are tips and techniques, as well as links to other sources of information. Ultralight Backpacking and Outdoor Pursuits.
- A Ultralight Backpacking Forum www
A place to ask questions, Backpacking Forum, and find answers, about Ultralight Backpacking gear and techniques. Ultralight Backpacking Forum.
- Offers TheRucksack.net www
Offers detailed region and tour descriptions, TheRucksack.net, maps, and photos for hikers. TheRucksack.net.
- Ultralight Onestep's Ultralight Backpacking Resource www
Ultralight backpacking the Appalachian Trail with a "10 pound pack". Ultralight Backpacking Resource. Includes gear lists, and links. Onestep's Ultralight Backpacking Resource.
- Alexa: Backpacking Hiking
Alexa Directory Top Sites: Backpacking Hiking
- DMOZ: Backpacking Hiking
dmoz.org Directory: Backpacking Hiking