Packing for a day hike is relatively simple. You got your essentials: Water, food, insulation, sun protection, etc. Here’s my take on the simple daypack for local hikes:
Day hikes – other than the essentials of water, food, insulation and sun protection, here are some ideas of what to bring hiking and camping. From bags to tents, to maps, to boots, here’s everything you need to pack for a great camping or hiking trip.