REI Trailheads: Snow Camping

REI Trailheads: Snow Camping

Anna, when is it supposed to start? I don’t know. Honestly, where are we even looking? -It’s up there. -North? I think you just wait and then it just appears. -Just out of nowhere, huh? -Yeah. I think so. Oh, did I see it? Hey, guys, I found the bathroom. You guys see–you saw it? […]

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How to Train for Backpacking || REI

How to Train for Backpacking || REI

hey I’m Sam a physical therapist here with REI co-op and with the help of Anna we’re gonna run through some exercises cross-training for backpacking is really important to try and help prevent injury and power you up the mouth we’re backpacking we’re gonna work on jump squats hip roll step up heel down single […]

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What to Wear Backpacking and Hiking in the Winter || REI

What to Wear Backpacking and Hiking in the Winter || REI

hi my name’s Liv personally I love hiking in the wintertime and it isn’t too fun if you’re freezing your buns off the whole time so today we’re going to talk about fine-tuning your layering systems so that you can get the optimal amount of comfort while you’re out on the trail all right so […]

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REI Co-op Gear Guide: Best Trekking Poles

REI Co-op Gear Guide: Best Trekking Poles

hey guys welcome to RTI Co up you’re good I’m ho tech and I’m Miranda and today we’re talking about the best trekking poles you can find at REI this year so make our picks for best trekking poles we talked to customers in the store and we looked at customer reviews and we took […]

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REI Co-op Gear Guide: Best Hiking Socks

REI Co-op Gear Guide: Best Hiking Socks

hey guys welcome to the REI co-op gear guide my name is hoe Tech and today we were talking about the best hiking socks you can find at REI this year so to pick our socks we looked at customer reviews we talked to our customer members when they were picking out socks in store […]

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What to do in a Bear Encounter (And How to Avoid One) || REI

What to do in a Bear Encounter (And How to Avoid One) || REI

if you’re backpacking in bear country we want to help you learn the best practices for dealing with bears from avoiding them on trail to keeping them out of your camp or what to do if you encounter a bear here’s the deal with backpacking in bear country when we’re hiking on trail we want […]

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How to Poop in the Woods || REI

How to Poop in the Woods || REI

hello its pooped I’ve had my morning coffee feeling the call taking the opportunity it’s time to talk about poop everybody does it and learn the woods we want to try to leave no trace so here’s the deal on how to poop in the woods so I’m going to walk away from my camp […]

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How to Choose Backpacking Sleeping Pads || REI

How to Choose Backpacking Sleeping Pads || REI

for the sake of both comfort and warmth sleeping pads are crucial to getting a good night’s rest in the backcountry but how do you know which ones right for you let’s talk about how to choose backpacking sleeping pads when choosing a sleeping pad there are three main factors that you’ll want to consider […]

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Miranda’s Favorite Backpacking Gear || REI

Miranda’s Favorite Backpacking Gear || REI

hey what’s up guys Mirinda here with REI I just wanted to share with you a few of my favorite pieces of backpacking gear so these are things that come with me on every single trip regardless of temperature and we’re just gonna talk about him so when I was picking my couple favourite pieces […]

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What to Bring on a Day Hike || REI

What to Bring on a Day Hike || REI

people often go day hiking unprepared it’s important to bring the 10 essentials with you so you can stay safe while on trail here’s the deal and what I like to take on a day hike so I’ve got a couple different things in front of me and these are all of the 10 essentials […]

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