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Backpacking With Kids

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Backpacking With Kids

Backpacking with your boys is a rare opportunity to really get to know them. When you are away from cell phones, computers and TVs, you get that opportunity for one-in-one time, while your kid’s get lo learn a thing or two about nature and personal responsibility. What to bring? - the first rule of backpacking is “keep it simple” and the second rule is “keep it light”. Start with a backpack and a tent, followed by a sleeping bag and a lightweight pad for each of you. Bring a backpacking stove and a water filter. Add a bowl, cup and...

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