To get you fired up for your next backpacking trip, check out these “facts of trail life” and find out if you’re a TRUE backpacker.
1. Showering isn’t really that much of a necessity
At some point, you stop worrying so much about “getting dirty” and feel… free.
2. You’ve told your backpacking partners stories that you’d never admit to in the frontcountry
Long hours on the trail lead to dishing intimate secrets and tales you’d never admit to otherwise.
3. Dehydrated food can actually be quite delicious
Really, anything tastes good on the trail. In fact, some of the most delicious meals in the world are made in a single pot over a small stove.