Improving your pack for adventure.
Here’s what I’m carrying or the items I can readily access from day to day. I’m already planning ways of slimming it down.
Here’s another loadout that Kevin B uses for adventurous outings with his family, including a bivouac.
Contributor Sébastien breaks down his thoughts on the lightweight but enduring Osprey Aether Pro 70 (AP70).
Here’s what retired solider, police officer and now instructor for Maddog Adventures “Flippy” carries for day trips to the forest, hills and while on courses.
Two is one and one is none. I don’t have drawers full of extra carry options but for all the basics I make sure I have choice or, if necessary, a backup available in my pack.
Here is Kevin Ankin’s loadout to keep him prepared while on an April trip to his in-laws.