created in 2010
Tips, tricks, gear reviews and advice for ultralight wilderness backpacking. Our diverse community is connected through the shared desire to reduce the weight of our packs and asking ourselves, "do I really need that?"
A subreddit dedicated to backpacking in the wild places on earth - where people are few, cell signal is nil, and Mother Nature still reigns. Backpacking defined as: Multi-day trips into the wild, unpopulated, areas of the world.
/r/GearTrade is a subreddit for redditors to trade their outdoor gear. Generally, this includes things related to hiking, camping, backpacking, skiing, hunting, and other "backcountry" uses. However, it is totally acceptable to post any type of "gear" you wish to trade, so long as it is somewhat relevant to the community.
/r/GearTrade is currently undergoing heavy customization, check back soon for new and exciting features!
A subreddit for world traveling Backpackers. Often confused with the other type of (wilderness) backpacker in the US, this subreddit is primarily for the travelers. Wilderness is allowed by community demand. All posts must be flaired "Travel" or "Wilderness"
/r/hammockcamping is a subreddit devoted to the discussion of hammock camping. This subreddit values interesting discussion, not "quick pic" posts. Share how you used your hammock setup on a recent trip. Ask questions about hammock gear. Give a gear or trail review. Share your knowledge and experience.
Bicycle touring is about taking trips via bicycle. Whether you're going out for the weekend or cycling across continents, bicycletouring is a community of individuals who share this passion.