This is how to purify water while backpacking. The backpacking water filter that I use is lightweight and fits easily into my backpack, along with other gear. Out of best practice, I always boil my purified water for at least five minutes, before uses it for cooking or drinking. #WaterFilter
Many people fail to realize why layering is so important. Without proper knowledge, backpacking during extremely cold weather without the right gear can be uncomfortable and/or dangerous. Layering is a way to reduce travel weight while concurrently making it easy to remove layers to adjust warmth. #backpacking
This is how to start a fire in the rain.
Survival skills are learned by experience and are not taught.