If you plan to haul an object on your back for 900 kilometers, carefully consider its importance.
And its weight.
Here are the objects I deemed worthy:
*Osprey Sirrus 36 “Full Day Adventure” pack (2 lbs, 14 oz; 1.31 kg)
*REI “Travel Down” 45-degree sleeping bag
**Salomon Gore-Tex hiking boots (I HAD NO BLISTERS. Take a moment to absorb that.)
*Leki Makalu “Ultralite” titanium hiking poles (alt. use: Intimidating oncoming livestock.)
**REI Rain jacket and pants (alt. uses: Snow suit. Wind suit. Freezing cold suit. Nakedness prevention suit on wash day.)
**2 pr Smartwool socks (I would marry these.)
******2 pr Ex Officio quick-dry underwear(The importance of good panties cannot be overstated.)
2 long-sleeved quick-dry shirts (1 hoodie, 1 button-down)
1 short-sleeved quick-dry shirt
2 yoga tops with built-in bras(alt. use: PJs)
1 pr fancy hiking pants
1 fairly tasteful black…
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