Heysen Trail budget fluctuations.
Your individual packing list preferences will determine how much you spend on a trip of this magnitude. The price of camping equipment, clothing and technology can range considerably. … Read More
So, how much should a pack weigh?
The general ‘long-distance hiking rule’ is that a loaded backpack should not weigh more than 20% of your overall body weight. To give you an … Read More
Once I had outlined my trail itinerary and organised my resupply plan, my next step was to decide what I’d eat for the next 2 months. Each dish needed to be nutritious, … Read More
After coordinating my itinerary, I began organising supply boxes to be dropped and stored along the route. Pre-purchasing and delivering boxes full of toilet paper, fuel canisters, Heysen Trail maps … Read More
Always plan an itinerary (even if you don’t stick to it).
The Heysen Trail possesses over 200 different accommodation options on or alongside its winding route. Many of the huts, shelters … Read More