Sawyer Stay Put Sunscreen ($10)
I’ve found this sunscreen to be unrivaled when it comes to holding up to sweat and sunshine. The 30 SPF provides the perfect amount of protection and isn’t as sticky as other sunscreens I’ve used.
Sawyer Picaridin Insect Repellent ($9)
Recent studies have shown that DEET-based repellents can break down your gear. Picaridin, a natural compound that works to repel bugs, won’t. I like this this lotion because it goes on easy and I don’t have to fuss with an aerosol can.
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Sawyer Squeeze is ubiquitous on any long-distance trail, as it is the most popular water filter. Tried, trusted, and true, this 3 oz water filter is a handy gift to anyone planning a backcountry trip.
The Sawyer Squeeze is a time-tested, on-the-go filtration system. This lightweight option is wonderful for personal use, providing great functionality on multi-day excursions and daily adventures in the backcountry.
When we’re backpacking, we tend to focus on two things: the beautiful scenery, and what we’re eating for dinner!