RILEY’S BACKPACKING BASICS
your feet. A sturdy pair of shoes is a necessity. The pothole-riddled paths of Cheaha, or any mountain for that matter, don’t care about your ankles.
comfortable. A lighter, an AeroPress coffeemaker, and a cozy sleeping bag rated for the expected weather will help create an enjoyable experience. .Be
safe. Helpful to bring along anytime, but especially when hiking in the dark, a headlamp or flashlight is a must-have accessory. Bring extra batteries.
fun. Put down the phone, enjoy time with your companions and drink in the beauty of nature.