If you’re an outdoor enthusiast, you may want to enjoy the warm weather by hiking through local nature. Backpacking, in particular, is a great way to enjoy nature, as you can stop to camp whenever and wherever you want. Take advantage of the nice summer weather this season by picking up some of the best gear for backpacking and heading out on an adventure.
Hyperlite Mountain Gear 3400 Southwest 55L Backpack
This ultralight backpack is perfect for carrying all your necessities in a compact way. Padded spacer mesh provides breathable cushioning for the longest treks, while a hardline suspension system helps ease the weight of everything you’re carrying. This backpack also offers easily accessible pockets for all your regularly-needed items and a compatible sleeve for your water bottle.
Big Agnes Copper Spur HV UL 2 Tent
You don’t need to tote around a heavy tent in order to camp. This tent was designed as a lightweight alternative to other tent models, making it easier for you to carry it in your backpack. Waterproof and stronger than regular nylon tents, the double ripstop nylon used in this model is reinforced to give you the best possible protection from the elements.
Western Mountaineering Alpinlite Sleeping Bag: 20 Degree Down
The days might be warm, but it’s important to prepare for cooler nights. High-quality and warm, both the male and female models of this sleeping bag are built to withstand the coldest nights. 850-fill down supplies the sleeping bags with the optimal level of warmth while remaining relatively light. This accessory is essential for any backpacking trip.
SteriPEN Ultra Water Purifier
If you’re going to be camping in the wilderness, you’re going to need clean water to drink. With the ability to be charged from any USB power source, this purifier protects you from the risks of several waterborne contaminants and diseases. The applicator gives you clean water in less than two minutes and deactivates on its own once the treatment is complete.