How to keep your gear dry when backpacking in the rain or snow

I remember my older brothers whining about going backpacking at Vicksburg Battlefield Park back in the late 1960’s.  It was a bit different than hiking there nowadays.  For one thing, they used to allow Scouts to camp at Vicksburg Battlefield (they don’t anymore).  And another thing, this was … Continue reading How to keep your gear dry when backpacking in the rain or snow