created in 2011
This is a place for fellow hikers and backpackers in Southern California to organize meet ups, post gear reviews, trip reviews, and etc. Hopefully this will unite local hikers and allow us to meet and explore the beautiful landscape we inhabit.
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.
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?"
The official subreddit of Los Angeles, California! The international epicenter of movie stars, world-champion sport teams, television studios, music, Mexican food, beaches, mountains, traffic jams, museums, thick latinas, theme parks, and the most beautiful Redditors of all time. This is LA!
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/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!
Inspired by SoCalHiking, this is a subreddit for Northern Californian folks interested in hiking and backpacking to meet up, discuss/plan trips, recommend trails, post gear reviews, trip reviews, etc.