This one is probably the most important thing for anyone hiking for a long time out there in the wild fresh drinking water.
Extremes in the weather of your hiking destination (or the season of it) can easily turn a casual hiking trip into a life-threatening one.
A lot of times, especially when you are trailing down an unfamiliar path out in the wild, the route just doesn’t just follow.
Closely behind having a fresh drinking water, having an actual safe shelter when out in the wild is probably your top priority. Or it should…