Live dispatches via satellite from an expedition in Montana’s Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness: Day 2 – Traversing a Pass in the Storm
Beartooths 2016 Expedition Dispatches, Notes, and More
Backpacking Light staff Eric Vann & Ryan Jordan, along with BSA Venturing Crew One, completed a 12-day traverse of the Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness along a high route weaving in and out of the Absaroka Crest on July 9-20, 2016. This archive includes daily expedition dispatches & photography published live during the trek via a satellite modem. Learn more about this amazing wilderness and join us on a trek there through our Wilderness Adventures program.
Dispatches from the Beartooth Plateau: Up, Up, and Over – Our First Plateau Traverse
How to plan food for a 12-day backpacking trip: Live dispatches from an expedition in Montana’s Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness.
The purpose of this article is simple: I want to teach you how to choose backpacking equipment for inclement weather by documenting my thought processes as I select clothing, sleep, and shelter systems for a summer trek. The process will be illustrated as a case study: my equipment selection for a 12-day summer trek in the Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness in Southwest Montana.