If you go on a long hike for the first time, will give due consideration to packing of the backpack. You don't want to sonicate already at the beginning due to the fact that your travel mug via backpack rubs your back? Therefore, before laying lay all things before him. Do not take anything superfluous, as during a long hike it would seem that every kilogram weighs many times more. So its owner could feel comfortable in the way, men's backpack should weigh no more than 30 kg, the female – not more than 20 kg.
Pack things as tightly as possible, bringing the center of gravity to the back. That is, all the heavy things are put as close as possible "to the body", gradually moving on to lighter things, and mandatory things. If you think of the backpack in vertical section, closer to the back needs to be heavy cans of food, shoes. For them – towels, clothes. Exterior pockets put all the important stuff. In the side pockets to conveniently carry the flashlight, knife, small dishes. The tent is attached at the bottom of the backpack, the foam at the top or the side. Sleeping better packaging inside.
It is very important to score all the corners at the top of the backpack. There, as a rule, should be lighter items. Backpack so that you can quickly find a particular thing without unpacking the backpack completely. To avoid things getting wet in the rain, try to pack the most vulnerable of them (socks, underwear, documents, money) in plastic bags.
Remember that in the campaign of the hand should always be free. This means that all things should be in the backpack. So you can help yourself and others to overcome the difficult sections of the road at any time to see the map, etc. put Packed backpack: a backpack stands on a small hill, and your task is to become the back to the straps, sit down, push through the hands and straighten up with a backpack on his shoulders. Be sure to tighten all straps, starting with the bottom.