Your backpacking holiday is going to be the stuff legends are made off but make sure you have the right gear that will make your trip more comfortable.
Arcteryx Altra 65You are going to need a heavy-duty bag that will not slow you down and still keep your contents safe and tidy. The Arcteryx Altra 65 is that and more. This gem of a bag is the ideal backpack to suite your traveling needs. It has ample space and promotes maximum organisational ability and finding things (even when deeply packed) is simple, so you don’t have to dig like an oil prospector. This bag is as tough as nails and is made from high tenacity nylon with silicone, EV50 Foam, and spacemesh. It has fantastic suspension, easy to pack and weighs only 2.2kg. It also has a pivoting waistband that gives you extra support for heavier loads. It can be purchased online here.
Merrell Men’s Chameleon 4 SlamIf you are backpacking, you will definitely be doing a lot of walking, you need to be kind to your feet and give them the comfort and support they will need. The Merrell Men’s Chameleon 4 Slam is going to add a lot more miles to your feet as it gives you some maximised protection. Ideal for backpacking, they are very flexible and have uppers made from pig suede and mesh. Its Lycra/neoprene stretch collar makes putting the shoe on and taking it off a lot easier. It also contains a breathable mesh lining treated with Aegis Antimicrobial solution that resists odour. Added comfort and cushioning is provided by the Merrell In-Board Compression moulded EVA foot-frame. The air-cushion in the heel absorbs shock and promotes stability. The Merrell Men’s Chameleon 4 Slam is the ideal shoe for you to carry out your adventure in.
Square by CleanBottle
You will need a reliable water bottle to beat that thirst, especially if you are traveling under humid conditions. The Square by CleanBottle is the bottle for the job and has been developed by former Apple engineers. Its square shape ensures it won’t roll away if it tips over and pleasingly it still fit into most cup holders. The Square unscrews at both ends making cleaning easy, plus it has a lifelong guarantee. The neck is lined with a BPA-free plastic so your water tastes fresh.
The Rab Cirrus
The Rab Cirrus is a stylish windbreaker that will make you grateful to don it when the elements strike. It is tough and burly and joyfully lightweight and will keep you more than reasonably dry under the wettest of conditions. It has two spacious chest pockets and the hood keeps the wind out. The space is great if you want to store extra miscellaneous items while on the road. Safeguard yourself while keeping it trendy.