Black Diamond Speed 40 Backpack Review

Black Diamond Speed 40 Backpack Review - Men Climbing on Frozen Waterfall

When it comes to adventure outings, no matter if it is a day hike or multi-day excursion, you need to bring along some gear essentials. While some of you might be tempted to try to fit them all in your jeans pockets, well, it is not an option! It is why I have put together this review of the Black Diamond Speed 40 Backpack.

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What’s in my Hiking Backpack?

What is in my Hiking Backpack - Hiking Backpack with Camping Gears

Hiking excursions are perceived in two different ways. For some people only thinking about undertaking such a journey is extremely daunting, whereas for others, it’s the most exhilarating adventure, one is to embark upon. New roads, steep mountains (if snowy, then an added bonus), and testing your own limits are a few of the challenges that will come your way.

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How to Use a Compass When Hiking

How to Use a Compass When Hiking - Closeup of Man Hands Holding Compass and Map

When going on a hiking trip, there are a few items that you must pack in your backpack, no matter if you are a seasoned or novice hiker, and they include a compass and a map. To help learn the basics, I put together this step-by-step guide showing you how to use a compass when hiking so that you can safely return home to your loved ones.

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