Backpacking with kids
Believe it or not, kids as young as 3 or 4 can backpack!
For younger kids, you’ll need to pick a site with a relatively short and flat hike in, and you’ll need to carry most of their stuff.
Come prepared with bribes (preferably chocolate!) to keep them moving along the trail.
Check out our recent post about backpacking with our six-year-old daughter.