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The Tenderfoot Hiker and the Ten Essentials

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The Tenderfoot Hiker and the Ten Essentials

The Tenderfoot Hiker and the Ten EssentialsBy Christina Hiebert (The Backpack Chronicles) On a gorgeous evening, I joined Backcountry Women at Birds Hill Provincial Park to lead a speaking event about the Ten Essentials of hiking. First off, I want to thank everyone who came out. We shared a lot of laughs and learned quite a bit from one another. This event was a true testament to what can be accomplished when  women empower women. Each of us hike our own hike and what that means is we will all do things a little differently. The gear that we decide...

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Backcountry Gear List - Part 2

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Backcountry Gear List - Part 2

A summary of the gear I've chosen in order to have a lighter, smaller pack, including my "big three".

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Backcountry Gear List

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Backcountry Gear List

I’ve been upgrading my gear, going lighter and figuring out what works and what doesn’t. Carrying only what’s necessary takes practice but I’m getting there.

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