12 Things Our Readers Can't Travel Without
When you make a packing list for a vacation, what are the things you can't leave home without? Socks? A toothbrush? What about those extra special accessories that make every destination feel like home? We asked our Discoverers what items they always travel with. Here are the travel products they swear by.
See the full list of travel accessories on The Discoverer's website here.
May 8, 2022
Outdoor Life: Do You Really Need a Water Filter for Backpacking and Mountain Hunting?
Fresh drinking water is essential. This water filtration system ensures you will never run out as long as there is a nearby natural water source. It can filter out bacteria, protozoa and microplastics.
Faster and more efficient than pumping or waiting for chemical treatments, the Sawyer Squeeze System offers on-the-go hydration at a good flow. This product is long-lasting, affordable, reliable, cleanable, and very user-friendly.
But Sawyer was way ahead of me — 15 years ahead, to be precise. In 2008, the brand started its Clean Water for All initiative, which provides Sawyer filters to developing countries around the world. And the company spends 90% of its profits funding it.