HART Health Outdoor First Aid First Aid Weekend Kit

The 11 Best First Aid Kits for Backpacking & Hiking of 2021

When traveling out into the backcountry, one of the ten essentials you should carry is some form of medical kit. We take you through some of the more common ailments, what to supplies to look for and ultimately which products are the best first aid kits for backpacking or hiking.

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Introductory Guides: Thru-Hiking 101

Are you considering a thru-hike? Looking for first-hand insight into the planning, gear, and mindset necessary for completing a thru-hike? We’ll help identify popular routes for your first thru-hike, likely obstacles you may encounter along the way and valuable insight into trail culture.