How to hang a bear bag when backpacking

Let’s face it. Bears are insanely cute and exciting to see in the Wild.  Yet, Yogi and Boo Boo won’t hesitate to trash your campsite stealing your food and deodorant! 🐻🐻

Lynsey, our Explorer Chick Backpacking Expert, gives us a sneak peak as to what to expect on our Overnight Backpacking workshops for women showing you how to hang a bear bag. This step-by-step video tutorial will teach you everything you need to know for you next back country trip.

She breaks down what needs to go into the bag beyond your food. Some items she mentions may surprise you!

She then shows you how to anchor it to a nearby tree with the tools surrounding you. Check it out!

Originally posted on Facebook Live, July 26, 2016.


Check our Trips page for our upcoming overnight Backpacking Workshops for women!