Choosing Bivvies And Shelters

Hikes and other outdoor activities that last more than a day will require the use of a shelter. It can get cold out there at night and you never know what creatures lurk in the dark. Campers must choose their bivvies and shelters carefully to ensure comfort and safety.

First of all, they have to keep in mind that they are going to carry everything on their backs throughout the hike. They can’t bring something that’s incredibly heavy even if it is the most comfortable tent in the world. Striking a balance is necessary.

The material should also be strong enough to cope with wind, rain, snow, and anything else that nature throws at it. The poles should be sturdy and the sheets must not rip. Look for bivvies and shelters in camping specialty stores to find quality products from the best brands.