Love on the Trail: Tips and Advice for Couples Backpacking

Couples Backpacking

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to go on a backpacking trip with a romantic partner. Would you drive each other crazy or would the shared experience deepen your relationship?

Here are the stories of five well-known American and British couples who’ve hiked long distance backpacking trails together:

They share with you the highs and lows of couples backpacking and the accommodations that they made when hiking together, touching on topics such as:

  • How to deal with different hiking paces
  • Shared vs individual gear
  • Division of labor
  • Food and cooking
  • Best shelters for couples
  • Effect of being a couple on other hikers
  • “Affection” on the trail
  • What to do if one partner has to leave the trail early
  • How a shared backpacking trip affects everyday life after the hike
  • Lessons of a minimalist lifestyle together

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