We all know THE Golden Rule, but what about when you're backpacking? Is it different? Is it the same? Are there more?
Golden rules are, in spirit, the most important of any rule for a particular subject.
In this video, we learn about some basic common sense rules that, if followed, will make your trip safer and more enjoyable.
Keeping a few rules in mind is always helpful. Following them is even better.
Remember THE Golden Rule is always good too. If we treat others on the trail the way we want to be treated, then "trail magic" will take over and make everyone's trip more pleasant.
If you are new to backpacking, seek out an experienced outfitter, guide service or reliable outdoor instructor and find out more about backpacking and the joys it can bring...when done the right way.