And then there’s all the other stuff. Some necessary, some not, depending on the person and the situation. Some of these items only belong at base camp or car camping situations, other items are ultra light, but defy category. Check out all the superfluous gear that makes the cut.

Hiking Poles and Accessories

Insect Repellent

Luxury Items












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