It seems as if there is always some piece of gear to upgrade or fix. In today’s world, nothing is cheap. If it is cheap, it probably sucks. Here are a few ideas to get you on the hunt without totally breaking the bank:
Nothing is worse than hiking into your best honey hole four miles in and realizing you forgot something crucial! I always use this list to ensure I have the essentials. The pack fully loaded, including three to four days of food but excluding water, weighs less than 40 pounds.