Creative ways to backpack with booze
Fri, May 27, 2011 at 12:15 PM
There's something so refreshing about cracking open a cold one at the end of a long hike or unwinding by the campfire with a glass of wine as the sun sets. But as every backpacker knows, bringing alcohol out on the trail has one obvious downside — and it's not a potential hangover in the wilderness. It's weight. Hardcore backpackers may scoff at the idea of weighing down their packs with booze, but if you have your heart set on campsite cocktails, check out our helpful guide to backpacking with booze.