Backpacking Electronics and Gadgets are topic of debate among hikers. Do we need them? What do we use? How do we use them? I carry less than some and more than others.
The Northville-Placid Trail was a great choice for my Fall hike, and my gear reflected the wet trail conditions.
My Benton MacKaye Trail gear had it had its winners and losers. In some cases, I went back to some dependable old gear.
Backpacking gear on the New England Trail did not change a lot, but I did test some new tents and backpacks.
The Big Three in this Year’s Colorado Trail Gear List have gone through some big changes. Zpacks and Katabatic are both in the lineup for the first time.
My gear list for the Colorado Trail has not changed significantly. The only large piece of new gear I have is my Big Agnes Copper Spur Platinum UL2.