r/backpacking

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📆Date created: 12/03/2008

A subreddit for world traveling Backpackers. Often confused with the other type of (wilderness) backpacker in the US, this subreddit is primarily for the travelers. Wilderness is allowed by community demand. All posts must be flaired "Travel" or "Wilderness"

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Found 99 subreddits like r/backpacking
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r/hiking »
#1
reddit.com/r/hiking
743740 subscribers
The hikers' subreddit.
r/travel »
#2
reddit.com/r/travel
3417442 subscribers
r/travel is a community about exploring the world. Your pictures, questions, stories, or any good content is welcome. Clickbait, spam, memes, ads, brochures, classifieds, surveys or self-promotion will be removed.
r/CampingGear »
#3
reddit.com/r/CampingGear
155562 subscribers
A helpful community that aims to help users make informed decisions about camping gear including sleeping systems, clothing, cooksets, and packs.... and to show off our stuff ---
r/camping »
#4
reddit.com/r/camping
1198653 subscribers
A subreddit for campers concerned more about the act of camping and less concerned about hiking long distances or light gear.
r/CampingandHiking »
#5
reddit.com/r/CampingandHiking
846495 subscribers
For Backpackers who Hike with Camping Gear in their Backpack. Tips, trip reports, back-country gear reviews, safety and news.
r/trees »
#6
reddit.com/r/trees
1435180 subscribers
The go-to subreddit for anything and everything cannabis. From MMJ to munchies, from nugs to news, and everything between! The casual cannabis community
r/AdvancedBackpacking »
#7
reddit.com/r/AdvancedBackpacking
7396 subscribers
A public forum to provide discussion on the more advanced or technical aspects of backpacking for the experienced outdoorsman.
r/Ultralight »
#8
reddit.com/r/Ultralight
156021 subscribers
/r/Ultralight is the largest online Ultralight Backpacking community! This sub is about overnight backpacking efficiently through the wilderness with a backpack that is as light as possible. Join us and ask yourself the question: Do I really need that?
r/solotravel »
#9
reddit.com/r/solotravel
712686 subscribers
A place for all of those interested in solo travel to share their experiences and stories!
r/BackpackingDogs »
#10
reddit.com/r/BackpackingDogs
19603 subscribers
This is a place for backpackers, hikers, and campers alike to share their experiences with their pups out in the wild!
r/WildernessBackpacking »
#11
reddit.com/r/WildernessBackpacking
173476 subscribers
A subreddit dedicated to backpacking in the wild places on earth - where people are few, cell signal is nil, and Mother Nature still reigns. Backpacking defined as: Multi-day trips into the wild, unpopulated, areas of the world.
r/trailmeals »
#12
reddit.com/r/trailmeals
51996 subscribers
A community devoted to recipes you can cook while backpacking AND camping (can include car camping). We want to be a good resource for easy to make delicious meals. Please post content that is camping related. If you need 5 pots to cook your meal, your recipe needs to be in another sub reddit. ...
r/norcalhiking »
#13
reddit.com/r/norcalhiking
6966 subscribers
Inspired by SoCalHiking, this is a subreddit for Northern Californian folks interested in hiking and backpacking to meet up, discuss/plan trips, recommend trails, post gear reviews, trip reviews, etc.
r/backpackingfood »
#14
reddit.com/r/backpackingfood
782 subscribers
Backpacking food, meal ideas, cook and non-cook planning, nutrition, stoves and gear, etc.
r/socalhiking »
#15
reddit.com/r/socalhiking
19741 subscribers
This is a place for fellow hikers and backpackers in Southern California to organize meet ups, post gear reviews, trip reviews, and etc. Hopefully this will unite local hikers and allow us to meet and explore the beautiful landscape we inhabit.
r/pics »
#16
reddit.com/r/pics
23168338 subscribers
A place for pictures and photographs.
r/EarthPorn »
#17
reddit.com/r/EarthPorn
18854914 subscribers
EarthPorn is your community of natural landscape photographers and those who appreciate the natural beauty of our home planet.
r/coloradohikers »
#18
reddit.com/r/coloradohikers
11285 subscribers
Learn information about hiking in Colorado and meet fellow hikers
r/Yosemite »
#19
reddit.com/r/Yosemite
18221 subscribers
r/PNWhiking »
#20
reddit.com/r/PNWhiking
9456 subscribers
The PNW is a beautiful place to wander! From the North Cascades to the Redwoods, we've got it all: dry desert, coastal rainforests, high alpine volcanoes, deep gorges, and old growth forests. We're here to share our photos, experiences, and stories of hiking and backpacking in the PNW.
r/AskReddit »
#21
reddit.com/r/AskReddit
25194267 subscribers
r/AskReddit is the place to ask and answer thought-provoking questions.
r/aww »
#22
reddit.com/r/aww
22441732 subscribers
Things that make you go AWW! Like puppies, bunnies, babies, and so on... A place for really cute pictures and videos!
r/Outdoors »
#23
reddit.com/r/Outdoors
1176733 subscribers
Outdoor recreation: keeping humans fit, fed and happy for thousands of years. The sun on your face, the wind in your hair: all this and more could be yours to experience... if you ever get off reddit and go outside for once! Outdoors is for *all* outdoor experiences, not limited to any specific inte...
r/Shoestring »
#24
reddit.com/r/Shoestring
538154 subscribers
A community to discuss frugal travelling, last-minute travel deals, cheap destinations, and cheap means of travel. Whether couchsurfing, camping, or staying in hostels, whether hitchhiking or staying on Airbnb, let's discuss and share the best budget travel ideas and deals!
r/hammockcamping »
#25
reddit.com/r/hammockcamping
28509 subscribers
/r/hammockcamping is a subreddit devoted to the **discussion** of hammock camping. This subreddit values interesting discussion, not "quick pic" posts. Share how you used your hammock setup on a recent trip. Ask questions about hammock gear. Give a gear or trail review. Share your knowledge and...
r/AppalachianTrail »
#26
reddit.com/r/AppalachianTrail
67652 subscribers
NOBO? SOBO? Flip-Flopper? Section hiker? Aspiring hiker? If you've hiked or are planning on hiking the "AT", this is the place for you.
r/photography »
#27
reddit.com/r/photography
2061588 subscribers
/r/photography is a place to discuss the tools, technique and culture of photography. This is not a good place to simply share cool photos or promote your work, but rather a place to discuss photography as an art and post things that would be of interest to other photographers.
r/Hammocks »
#28
reddit.com/r/Hammocks
36294 subscribers
**WELCOME TO THE HAMMOCK DISTRICT!** Hammocks are a great lightweight alternative for ultralight campers and hikers. Also, they're *really* comfortable. [**New to hammocks? Read this.**](http://www.reddit.com/r/Hammocks/comments/1a7zz8/onestop_intro_to_hammocks_post/)
r/CampAndHikeMichigan »
#29
reddit.com/r/CampAndHikeMichigan
4446 subscribers
Michigan Campers, Backpackers and Hikers Trip reports, gear recommendations and exchange, and general discussion.
r/Survival »
#30
reddit.com/r/Survival
615090 subscribers
The Wilderness Survival subreddit.
r/keto »
#31
reddit.com/r/keto
1596127 subscribers
The Ketogenic Diet is a low carb, high fat method of eating. And /r/keto is place to share thoughts, ideas, benefits, and experiences around eating within a Ketogenic Diet. Helping people with diabetes, epilepsy, autoimmune disorders, acid reflux, inflammation, hormonal imbalances, and a number of ...
r/myog »
#32
reddit.com/r/myog
51142 subscribers
Tips, tricks and How-To's for making your own outdoor gear. Tents, tarps, hammocks, stoves, packs and anything else you can think of.
r/india »
#33
reddit.com/r/india
264580 subscribers
The Official Subreddit for India
r/flashlight »
#34
reddit.com/r/flashlight
71129 subscribers
We discuss quality flashlights and lights of all types including: EDC, keychain, headlamps, lanterns, weapon, work, and many others. Reviews are also welcomed here.
r/flyfishing »
#35
reddit.com/r/flyfishing
47463 subscribers
This is a subreddit for anglers who pursue, or wish to pursue, their favorite fish on fly rods. Whether you fly fish a 2wt on small creeks for brook trout, a 14' 9wt for Steelhead or Atlantic Salmon, or Tarpon on a 12wt; your contributions and questions will be welcomed and appreciated!
r/NCTrails »
#36
reddit.com/r/NCTrails
3849 subscribers
This subreddit is for hikers to learn about and discuss trails in NC. Hopefully, it well help us all locate the best trails and make new friends.
r/knives »
#37
reddit.com/r/knives
175653 subscribers
Sharp and pointy stuff!
r/Adirondacks »
#38
reddit.com/r/Adirondacks
8488 subscribers
The Adirondack Park is the largest publicly protected area throughout the entire United States. More than 2.5 million acres of land in the Adirondack Park has been protected by New York State since 1892, creating a "forever wild" region of natural splendor and rich wildlife habitat in the Adirondac...
r/guns »
#39
reddit.com/r/guns
488940 subscribers
A place for responsible gun owners and enthusiasts to talk about guns without the politics.
r/onebag »
#40
reddit.com/r/onebag
95724 subscribers
This is a minimalist travel community devoted to the idea of lugging around less crap. Fewer, higher quality items, packed into a single bag for ease of transport to make life simpler. Feel free to share your favourite bags and your packing lists. Please make use of flair sorting and the search bar...
r/GearTrade »
#41
reddit.com/r/GearTrade
22525 subscribers
/r/GearTrade is a subreddit for redditors to trade their outdoor gear. Generally, this includes things related to hiking, camping, backpacking, skiing, hunting, and other "backcountry" uses.
r/gopro »
#42
reddit.com/r/gopro
96505 subscribers
A community of picture and film oriented users with the shared passion for developing and viewing content created with the GoPro camera systems.
r/PAWilds »
#43
reddit.com/r/PAWilds
2421 subscribers
The Pennsylvania Wilds is a 2 million acre area of mostly public land in north-central Pennsylvania. Contained within the wilds are many beautiful forests full of rugged terrain, cascading streams, miles of hiking trails, and plenty of remote backcountry to explore. This subreddit is a community fo...
r/videos »
#44
reddit.com/r/videos
21550690 subscribers
The best place for video content of all kinds. Please read the sidebar below for our rules.
r/travelpartners »
#45
reddit.com/r/travelpartners
37708 subscribers
Meet up with a fellow traveller or travel buddy to visit the world
r/oregon »
#46
reddit.com/r/oregon
45087 subscribers
The official subreddit for Or-ee-gun
r/BuyItForLife »
#47
reddit.com/r/BuyItForLife
645611 subscribers
For practical, durable and quality made products that are made to last. **Reminder:** Please use the search function before making a request. [Mission Statement](http://www.reddit.com/r/BuyItForLife/comments/jtjuz/bi4l_mission_statement_rules_etc/)
r/SkincareAddiction »
#48
reddit.com/r/SkincareAddiction
1040624 subscribers
r/vegan »
#49
reddit.com/r/vegan
391256 subscribers
This is a place for people who are vegans or interested in veganism to share links, ideas, or recipes. "A philosophy and way of living which seeks to exclude—as far as is possible and practicable—all forms of exploitation of, and cruelty to, animals for food, clothing or any other purpose" - Th...
r/MinnesotaCamping »
#50
reddit.com/r/MinnesotaCamping
3650 subscribers
A place to discuss camping and backpacking in the great state of Minnesota!
r/IAmA »
#51
reddit.com/r/IAmA
19539385 subscribers
r/mycology »
#52
reddit.com/r/mycology
162645 subscribers
for the love of fungi :: hunting, foraging, cultivation, images( mycoporn ), research, questions & general discussion
r/SaltLakeCity »
#53
reddit.com/r/SaltLakeCity
46959 subscribers
A subreddit for Salt Lake City, UT and the surrounding valley.
r/GeorgiaCampAndHike »
#54
reddit.com/r/GeorgiaCampAndHike
6438 subscribers
Welcome to GeorgiaCampAndHike, the sub dedicated to hiking, backpacking and camping in the great state of Georgia!
r/relationships »
#55
reddit.com/r/relationships
2691033 subscribers
/r/Relationships is a community built around helping people and the goal of providing a platform for interpersonal relationship advice between redditors. We seek posts from users who have specific and personal relationship quandaries that other redditors can help them try to solve.
r/vagabond »
#56
reddit.com/r/vagabond
459630 subscribers
A digital community created by vagabonds, for vagabonds! Hitchhikers, Trainhoppers, Rubbertramps, Backpackers, and more! Feel free to share stories and pictures about your adventures on the road, or share advice and tips with newbie greenhorns and curious lurkers!
r/AskPhotography »
#57
reddit.com/r/AskPhotography
49848 subscribers
A place to ask questions to the photographic community here on Reddit. Well formulated questions with clear accurate titles will help, the better the questions the better the answer. Beginner or Pro, ask a good question and we'll give good answers - hopefully.
r/OldSchoolCool »
#58
reddit.com/r/OldSchoolCool
14171534 subscribers
/r/OldSchoolCool **History's cool kids, looking fantastic!** A pictorial and video celebration of history's coolest kids, everything from beatniks to bikers, mods to rude boys, hippies to ravers. And everything in between. If you've found a photo, or a photo essay, of people from the past lookin...
r/climbing »
#59
reddit.com/r/climbing
495600 subscribers
The home of Climbing on reddit. And yes we are scared of falling.
r/EDC »
#60
reddit.com/r/EDC
241795 subscribers
What essentials do you carry on a daily basis?
r/knifeclub »
#61
reddit.com/r/knifeclub
87403 subscribers
All things pocket knives. An alternative to r/knives.
r/Portland »
#62
reddit.com/r/Portland
140575 subscribers
/r/Portland is the regional subreddit for Portland, Oregon.
r/amateurradio »
#63
reddit.com/r/amateurradio
53017 subscribers
Welcome to Reddit's own amateur (ham) radio club. If you are wondering what Amateur Radio is about, it's basically a two way radio service where licensed operators throughout the world experiment and communicate with each other on frequencies reserved for license holders. All topics relating to the...
r/bayarea »
#64
reddit.com/r/bayarea
152497 subscribers
All the best things to do, to see, and discuss in the: **San Francisco Bay Area**
r/itookapicture »
#65
reddit.com/r/itookapicture
1914192 subscribers
A subreddit about photography techniques and styles. Post your work here to ask for critique, or browse the submissions and learn how photography techniques are achieved.
r/TwoXChromosomes »
#66
reddit.com/r/TwoXChromosomes
12528683 subscribers
Welcome to TwoXChromosomes, a subreddit for both serious and silly content, and intended for women's perspectives. We are a welcoming subreddit and support the rights of all genders. Posts are moderated for respect, equanimity, grace, and relevance.
r/australia »
#67
reddit.com/r/australia
376397 subscribers
A dusty corner on the internet where you can chew the fat about Australia and Australians.
r/bikepacking »
#68
reddit.com/r/bikepacking
28544 subscribers
Bikepacking: Off-Pavement Bicycling and camping where you would if you were to go backpacking. Bikepacking is generally in the backcountry, but you can backpack on local trails.
r/AskEurope »
#69
reddit.com/r/AskEurope
74613 subscribers
Ask Europeans questions about their countries!
r/Seattle »
#70
reddit.com/r/Seattle
178801 subscribers
News, current events in & around Seattle, Washington, USA.
r/newzealand »
#71
reddit.com/r/newzealand
201128 subscribers
Welcome to r/NewZealand - for content and discussion surrounding Aotearoa, the land of the long white cloud.
r/Bushcraft »
#72
reddit.com/r/Bushcraft
119187 subscribers
Bushcraft and Wilderness Survival, Traditional Skills and Techniques.
r/malefashionadvice »
#73
reddit.com/r/malefashionadvice
2221659 subscribers
Making clothing less intimidating and helping you develop your own style. We welcome those who want to learn and those who want to contribute.
r/gaybrosgonemild »
#74
reddit.com/r/gaybrosgonemild
94151 subscribers
A place for those in the gay community to share photos of themselves, create friendships and enjoy the beautiful boys of the world
r/NationalPark »
#75
reddit.com/r/NationalPark
48786 subscribers
News, photos and questions about national parks in the US and around the world
r/Denver »
#76
reddit.com/r/Denver
114119 subscribers
The Mile High Reddit!
r/yellowstone »
#77
reddit.com/r/yellowstone
8140 subscribers
A subreddit for discussion, photos, videos, and articles related to the world's first national park and the surrounding region (the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem)
r/JapanTravel »
#78
reddit.com/r/JapanTravel
1030250 subscribers
Got questions? Need advice? Overwhelmed with your itinerary? Want to share your travel tips and experiences in Japan? Then this is the place for you! /r/JapanTravel is for any and all looking to visit Japan as a tourist — including those who have already been.
r/alaska »
#79
reddit.com/r/alaska
28524 subscribers
r/Coffee »
#80
reddit.com/r/Coffee
292184 subscribers
/r/ Coffee is a place to discuss any and all things coffee.
r/Sacramento »
#81
reddit.com/r/Sacramento
35088 subscribers
A forum about Sacramento, for Sacramento.
r/Philippines »
#82
reddit.com/r/Philippines
256766 subscribers
A subreddit for the Philippines and all things Filipino!
r/beards »
#83
reddit.com/r/beards
185308 subscribers
r/BSA »
#84
reddit.com/r/BSA
9285 subscribers
This is a reddit for things relating to Scouts BSA and the Boy Scouts of America.
r/germanshepherds »
#85
reddit.com/r/germanshepherds
62411 subscribers
For all things German Shepherd Dogs, GSD-mixes and anyone interested in the best dog breed on Earth. Guardians, breeders, enthusiasts, and general dog-lovers, share your German Shepherd pictures, training tips, videos, questions, and concerns here!
r/JoshuaTree »
#86
reddit.com/r/JoshuaTree
6371 subscribers
Joshua Tree National Park - in the Mojave and Colorado desert, southern California. Rock climbing, bouldering, camping, hiking - it's all here.
r/PacificCrestTrail »
#87
reddit.com/r/PacificCrestTrail
25747 subscribers
A way for those interested in the PCT to gather and share information. A focus on the HYOH and LNT philosophies, and an open community for discussion of the PCT.
r/suggestmeabook »
#88
reddit.com/r/suggestmeabook
644053 subscribers
Need an idea what to read next? Tell us what you've enjoyed in the past, or what you're looking for, and let the community suggest a book (or books) for you to read!
r/funny »
#89
reddit.com/r/funny
27134293 subscribers
Welcome to r/Funny: reddit's largest humour depository
r/Colorado »
#90
reddit.com/r/Colorado
92631 subscribers
r/ThriftStoreHauls »
#91
reddit.com/r/ThriftStoreHauls
837642 subscribers
A forum dedicated to sharing your thrifty finds - garage sales, flea markets, pawn shops, and more. Come join our great community and share your passion for the hunt with others!
r/casualiama »
#92
reddit.com/r/casualiama
185974 subscribers
The casual version of /r/IAmA. Anyone's welcome to host or participate in an AMA. Topics may involve anything from ordinary to extraordinary subject matter. The environment is relaxed, we just ask that you have fun!
r/wmnf »
#93
reddit.com/r/wmnf
3272 subscribers
The White Mountain National Forest and things therein
r/Michigan »
#94
reddit.com/r/Michigan
71855 subscribers
A subreddit dedicated to the latest news and happenings in the great state of Michigan.
r/Washington »
#95
reddit.com/r/Washington
32928 subscribers
For all that is good in the Pacific Northwest. Washington is the absolute best.
r/adventures »
#96
reddit.com/r/adventures
27180 subscribers
All about your adventures. Planning, discussing, and organizing future adventures, and sharing past ones. Base jumping, diving, urban exploration, ghost-hunting, caving, climbing, hiking, wild camping, bushcraft, backpacking, kayaking, anecdotes about dealings with wild animals, authorities, acciden...
r/teenagers »
#97
reddit.com/r/teenagers
1559112 subscribers
r/teenagers is the biggest community forum run by teenagers for teenagers. Our subreddit is primarily for discussions and memes that an average teenager would enjoy to discuss about. We do not have any age-restriction in place but do keep in mind this is targeted for users between the ages of 13 to ...
r/TrollXChromosomes »
#98
reddit.com/r/TrollXChromosomes
769886 subscribers
### A subreddit for rage comics and other memes with a girly slant.
r/AustralianCattleDog »
#99
reddit.com/r/AustralianCattleDog
18378 subscribers
A place for people to share anything to do with this beloved breed.
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