Hiking & Backpacking Resources

I’m a hiking and backpacking addict, so I made this page to share my favorite products, websites, and resources that I use to along my adventures on the trail.

I’ll do my best to keep this list fresh and updated with my current gear and resources. Reach out to me if you have any questions about the list below. Happy hiking!


Osprey Exos 48 Backpack

Extremely comfortable backpack. Effective and lightweight frame. Mesh back netting for great breathability. Extensive set of features.

Cascade Mountain Tech Trekking Poles

Effectively ease the pressure put on your knees and back while hiking. Prevents injury from slips/falls. Used as supports to prop up my tent.

Zpacks Triplex Tent

My favorite piece of backpacking gear ever. Extremely lightweight and durable. Excellent protection from wind and rain. A favorite among ultralight trekkers.

Thermarest NeoAir Xtherm Sleeping Pad

Luxuriously soft and ultra-warm. Packs down small and can be blown up quickly. Easy to deflate. Very durable and comfortable.

Salomon Quest 4D 3 GTX Boots

Burly and rugged. Waterproof but breathable. Grip the earth well and provide solid high-ankle support. Very comfortable and durable.

Sawyer Squeeze Water Filter Kit

The go-to water purification system among ultralight backpackers. Effective and long-lasting. Easy to clean. Produces crystal clear drinking water every time.

Arcteryx Cerium LT Down Jacket

Water-resistant. and lightweight. Packs down small and can be used as a pillow. Hood provides full-coverage protection for the face. Very, very warm.

Click here to view my complete ultralight backpacking gear list.

Click here to view my top-to-bottom day hiking checklist.

Click here to view my backpacking food meal planning guide.