Arizona, Havasupai

A First-Time Backpacker’s Guide to Packing for Havasupai

I’ll be honest. I never set foot in REI unless I am shopping for a North Face jacket. When my husband and best friend decided they wanted to plan the backpacking trip to Havasupai on their own, I was a little nervous. I just wanted to hire a tour group that would provide (almost) EVERYTHING.… Read More A First-Time Backpacker’s Guide to Packing for Havasupai

Arizona, Havasupai

7 Things I Wish I Did Differently on My Havasupai Hike (First Time Backpacker Mistakes)

Yes, I’ve been slacking lately…but life catches up with you! By now, I’ve written quite a few detailed posts on Havasupai—how to get a permit, how to train for it, how to get there, how to find Havasu Falls, Mooney Falls, and Beaver Falls. Looking back now, there are a few things I might have… Read More 7 Things I Wish I Did Differently on My Havasupai Hike (First Time Backpacker Mistakes)