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Snow Day in Central Park | Backcountry Petite

*I know it’s bad timing but I thought I posted this yet just came upon the draft unpublished! For some, winter seems never-ending and frigid.  But for someone used to Minnesota winters, NYC is pretty mild.  It never snows enough or stays cold enough for the snow to stay on the ground more than a […]

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Disclosure Policy | Backcountry Petite

This policy is valid starting May 1, 2017. In 2009, the Federal Trade Commission passed new regulations that require bloggers to disclose when blog posts contain affiliate links or compensation was received.  Therefore, this disclosure is to let you know that any link to a retailer on Backcountry Petite may be an affiliate link.  This will not affect […]

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#LHX2018 | Backcountry Petite

Please follow the link below to read more about #LHX2018!  More information will be coming soon and the adventure will be shared with everyone! What is #LHX2018? If you’re looking for a quick summary, “Through this event, it is our goal to encourage people to donate gear to Gear Forward to help equip the next generation for […]

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Contact | Backcountry Petite

SEND ME A MESSAGE Please send me feedback, comments, or questions. Interested in doing a guest post? Want your adventure group, cabin, resort, or outdoor-related destination featured on our site? If you’re interested in working with me in any way, please contact me.

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Complete Gear List for Outdoor Adventures | Backcountry Petite

Gear for Hiking & Camping Manta 28 Daypack Osprey Tempest 20 Daypack *Good for Petite Marmot Limestone 6P Tent Tent Footprint Lodge Dutch Oven Hydroflask Black Diamond Ultra Mountain Carbon Trekking Poles 100cm *Good for Petite Black Diamond Trekking Poles Black Diamond Orbit Lantern Sony A6000 Camera Sony A6000 Carrying Case Yaktrax Crampons RAVPower Solar Charger Compass Refer also […]

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About Backcountry Petite | Backcountry Petite

Backcountry Petite is a resource to help everyone get outdoors and find more adventure, regardless of where you live.  We help city dwellers escape the concrete and chaos to find serenity outdoors.  For others, we serve to be a resource for those seeking new adventures and escapes.  In addition, we provide recommendations for petite adventurers and […]

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Work With Me | Backcountry Petite

Are you a company that ties into the Backcountry Petite theme?  We’d love to work with a variety of companies including those related to: Adventure Travel Outdoors Hiking Fitness & Health (and food-related) Dogs Please contact us at [email protected] or reach out to us on social media to *work together on giveaways, promotions, sponsorships, reviews, and […]

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Backpacking Guide for Petites | Backcountry Petite

The Golden Rule of backpacking is to keep your pack weight under 1/3 of your body weight.  However, that’s actually higher than most backpackers would consider to be comfortable.  Even following that “rule” for someone around 100 lbs, that’s less than 33 lbs which may be difficult for a longer trip unless you’re really interested […]

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