Backpack -  Amazon    This pack fits in overhead airplane compartments.  I'm a 6'2" 180lbs dude and this is the perfect size for overnight hiking trips.  Lots of webbing and built in hydration pack.

Backpack - Amazon

This pack fits in overhead airplane compartments.  I'm a 6'2" 180lbs dude and this is the perfect size for overnight hiking trips.  Lots of webbing and built in hydration pack.

  Water Filtration Kit -  Amazon    I use this on the trail to filter stream water into my pack bladders and water bottle.  Nalgene bottles screw right into the pump.  This is the smallest filter set I could find.

Water Filtration Kit - Amazon

I use this on the trail to filter stream water into my pack bladders and water bottle.  Nalgene bottles screw right into the pump.  This is the smallest filter set I could find.

  Nalgene -  Amazon    Used on the trail for a quick drink but more importantly for cooking and boiling water at camp.  Can filter stream water directly into it using my pump.

Nalgene - Amazon

Used on the trail for a quick drink but more importantly for cooking and boiling water at camp.  Can filter stream water directly into it using my pump.

  Sleeping Mat -  Amazon    Extremely light blow up sleeping mat for camp.  Helps to keep under your body warm while sleeping which is super important.

Sleeping Mat - Amazon

Extremely light blow up sleeping mat for camp.  Helps to keep under your body warm while sleeping which is super important.

  Long Spoon -  Amazon    Extra long and lightweight titanium spoon for eating and mixing at camp.

Long Spoon - Amazon

Extra long and lightweight titanium spoon for eating and mixing at camp.

  Sleeping Hammock -  Amazon    I like sleeping in a hammock over a tent. The included bug net and rain cover makes this perfect in every situation. Make sure to sleep on top of a rolling mat to keep warm in temperatures below 50 degrees.

Sleeping Hammock - Amazon

I like sleeping in a hammock over a tent. The included bug net and rain cover makes this perfect in every situation. Make sure to sleep on top of a rolling mat to keep warm in temperatures below 50 degrees.

  Sleeping Bag -  Amazon    I like to always be prepared when it comes to cold nights. If it's warmer you can always just sleep on top of the bag. Minimal and easy with included bag.

Sleeping Bag - Amazon

I like to always be prepared when it comes to cold nights. If it's warmer you can always just sleep on top of the bag. Minimal and easy with included bag.

  Pourover Coffee -  Amazon    The easiest way to get good tasting coffee while hiking. An aero press or standard pour over filter brew is too much work and takes up too much space. These are quick, light and easy to brew.

Pourover Coffee - Amazon

The easiest way to get good tasting coffee while hiking. An aero press or standard pour over filter brew is too much work and takes up too much space. These are quick, light and easy to brew.

  Bear Canister -  Amazon    If your hike requires a bear canister make sure to have it or you could get a fine. Holds food and keeps bears out. Make sure to fill it to the lid with anything to save space. Get a holder bag if you can't fit it in your pack.

Bear Canister - Amazon

If your hike requires a bear canister make sure to have it or you could get a fine. Holds food and keeps bears out. Make sure to fill it to the lid with anything to save space. Get a holder bag if you can't fit it in your pack.

  Wool Socks -  Amazon    These are the best warm socks ever.  Love these things to death.  So comfy and helps to protect your feet while hiking.

Wool Socks - Amazon

These are the best warm socks ever.  Love these things to death.  So comfy and helps to protect your feet while hiking.

  Hiking Boots -  Amazon    My favorite hiking boots. Waterproof and able to handle any weather.  Very comfortable after miles of walking.

Hiking Boots - Amazon

My favorite hiking boots. Waterproof and able to handle any weather.  Very comfortable after miles of walking.

  Headlamp -  Amazon    Use this when hiking. Takes AAA batteries, light and very bright.

Headlamp - Amazon

Use this when hiking. Takes AAA batteries, light and very bright.