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Camping Guides

Camp Kitchen Essentials For Car Camping
Camp Kitchen Essentials For Car Camping

Cooking outdoors is the best, and our checklist provides all the items you need for cooking during your camping trip? We discuss some of the most essential items and provide an easy checklist for your next trip!

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Wilderness Safety: Risks and Prevention while Camping
Wilderness Safety: Risks and Prevention while Camping

Are you or a friend worried about the things that go bump in the night? This article explores how to address some of the most common fears while camping, using statistics to explore what's actually dangerous and what's not.

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Tent at the beach
Essentials Camping Checklist

It can be difficult and hectic to remember everything you need to bring when going on a camping trip, especially when you are bringing the whole fam. Fortunately you are now in luck! We have created an easy to use checklist of the barebone essential items you need to bring with you on any camping trip.

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Backpacking Guides

Backpacking girl with trekking poles
Etiquette and Tips for Hiking and Backpacking

It only takes one dumb candy wrapper floating around an alpine lake to sour your day. So we’ve compiled some of the most common (and broken) guidelines and etiquette for backpacking and camping.

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Backpacking hacks for shoes and footwear
Are These Boots Made for Walking? A Guide to Backpacking Footwear

Ask anyone who has racked up some miles hiking or backpacking, and they'll tell you that footwear is one of their most important items. There are a lot of factors that play into choosing the right shoes or boots like sizing, support, durability, and water-resistance, and we'll discuss how to choose the right backpacking footwear for your trip.

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Backpacker climbing a mountain
Backpacking Essentials- What to Bring?

About to go on backpacking trip and wondering what to bring? We've refined our gear over thousands of miles of backpacking, and compiled a list on the type of the essential gear that will keep you comfortable at camp without breaking your back on the trail.

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Testimonials

  • "ExperienceGear made my first backpacking trip way easier to plan and afford. Awesome service!"

    Craig Murray, Santa Barbara

  • "Some friends were taking off on a trip and I didn't have any of the light gear I needed to join them. I jumped online and ordered a three day kit. Everything arrived in perfect condition and with all the accessories I needed, right to my doorstep. I didn't have to worry about anything and it was the most optimal use of my time. "

    Tina Torabian, Orange County

  • "Renting from ExGear was super easy and effortless, they provided me with everything I needed and then some!  Not to mention the blogs are super informative and answered all the questions I didn't even know I would have. I could not have felt more prepared to have a good time!"

    Celine Ordioni, Los Angeles

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