6 Ways to Slash Your Pack-Weight For Multi-Day Hiking

Most hikers would agree that the worst part of a multi-day hike is having to carry a hefty backpack along the trail. Unfortunately, taking a pack is unavoidable if you'll be out for more than a single day, and the weight can really add up if you aren't careful. Of course, there are plenty of ways to keep your load as light as possible.    1. Upgrade Your Gear You wouldn't expect to pick up a ten-year-old car and find that it boasts equally good mileage ratings as the newest model.