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How to Pack for a Week in a Backpack

One of the most common mistakes people make is to pack more than they need for a trip. They end up carrying an extra bag or a particularly heavy bag for the duration of their trip, with a number of unused

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How to Pack a Backpack for School

It’s normal to feel a bit out of depth when your child first starts going to school. The number of things you need to take care of, as compared to the kindergarten days, suddenly increases and you find

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How to Pack a Backpack for Air Travel

One of the biggest decisions you have to take before flying off for vacation, backpacking trip or even a hiking trip, especially if it’s a long haul flight, is packing. What should you pack and what

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What to Pack in a Hunting Backpack

The success of a hunting trip is largely dependent on the gear you pack for the trip. You have your permits, rifle, and shells, you have done your research regarding the best places to find game, but without

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How to Pack a Suit in a Backpack

Packing a suit is a challenge normally as well because you are worried that you might destroy the crease in it, especially when you do not have enough hanger space in your cupboard. This becomes a bigger

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How to Pack a Backpack for a Weekend Trip

Making plans for a trip and actually going on it can be a pretty exciting experience, even if the trip is short, say, for a weekend. And packing for it can either be a time-consuming or stressful exercise

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How to Adjust a Backpack

Your backpack is the most important piece of equipment if you are a weekend adventurer, and more so, if you are an avid hiker. Ideally, a backpack which you would carry all day long should be lightweight

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How to Organize Your Backpack

Don’t you love the flurry of excitement you go through before you are going to go on a trip? You plan your itinerary and make a list of all the things that you are going to carry on the trip. But the

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How Much Should My Backpack Weigh?

An often asked question among backpackers and hikers alike is "how much should my backpack weigh?" When you set out to determine the weight of a backpack, it is very difficult to gauge how much exactly

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How to Waterproof a Backpack

If you are an outdoor enthusiast, the first thing you should learn is to how to waterproof a backpack. Depending on how prepared you are, it can make or break a hiking experience. In any case, regardless

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How to Pack a Tent in a Backpack

If you are going hiking or camping for a few days, you will likely be carrying a backpack that is heavy. And if it is a forest or a mountain you have chosen for your camping trip, chances are that you

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How to Fix a Broken Backpack Strap

Picture this... You are on a hiking trip with friends and family in the Appalachian Mountains. The trip is arduous and you are carrying a lot of gear such as tents and sleeping bags, and people are depending

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How Big of a Backpack Do I Need?

To make sure your backpacking adventure gets off to a great start, you should ensure that you have the best backpack available for the purpose. After all, the feeling of carrying nothing else but the essentials

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How to Pack a Backpack for Camping

How many times have you seen backpackers walking around town with impossible looking loads with seeming ease? While a lot of people just throw in their gear thinking “Oh, this is just a rucksack, this

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How to Wear a Backpack Properly

If you grew up in the 1980s and were jealous of the way all the cool kids carried their backpacks (carelessly slung on one shoulder) because no matter what you did, you couldn’t, you can take solace

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How to Pack Clothes in a Backpack

Planning is an essential part of a backpacking trip. You begin by planning which places you would like to visit. Then you move onto planning the logistics for the entire trip. For example, you will have

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How to Pack a Backpacking Backpack

The tickets have been booked, the visa has been issued, the Lonely Planet guide book has been read and reread, all the key places you want to visit have been highlighted with colorful marker pens, you

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How to Fit a Backpack

A backpacking trip is all about frugal traveling. It means you will be carrying your backpack for several hours a day during a backpacking trip. If the backpack isn’t the right fit for you, it will cause

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How to Attach a Sleeping Bag to your Backpack

If a backpack is packed efficiently enough, it can contain a lot of stuff. We have seen plenty of memes depicting travelers pulling out endless objects from their backpacks to an amazed crowd, and it is

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How to Wash a Backpack (Without Ruining it)

Over the last few years, the backpack has evolved from a school goer’s necessity to everyday carry to a hitchhiker essential, and even a fashion statement. But it doesn’t matter what you use it for,

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How Can You Fix a Broken Zipper on a Backpack?

There are several ways in which the zipper on a backpack can break. It can get stuck because the teeth have bent out of alignment, the teeth may have become separated or the slider may have come undone.

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How to Measure Your Torso Length for a Backpack

Before going out to buy the perfect backpack for yourself, it is important to know the measurements you should buy. If the backpack is not the right size, it will gradually start causing lower back and

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The Ultimate Guide To Backpack Sizes

Backpacks are one of the best inventions on earth. These extremely useful bags come in many different designs, shapes, and sizes to accommodate professional and personal needs. From

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The Guide To Ergonomic Backpacks

When you’re someone who uses your backpack often, getting the right one can mean the difference between a day of comfort and a day of pain. Backpacks are reliable accessories that help us take our important

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How To Pack Your Backpack For Hiking

Hiking is one of the most beloved activities in the world and a lot of the passion for it has to do with its versatility. There are millions of different hiking trails to try in every continent of the

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Backpack Guide: What You Should Know Before Buying Your Next Bag

Backpacks are a special kind of bag that offer benefits that others just can’t. These bags can help you store a large number of possessions, keep your arms and hands-free while you wear it, and are comfortable

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