This pack was purchased by Backpacking Midwest and this review is my own. Yesterday, the weather was a stunner. We headed out. Marak said he earned a photojournalism degree from the University of Central Oklahoma and traveled to South America, where he taught English, did some. 31 Backpacking Food Ideas from the Appalachian Trail. Your backpacking food needs to provide high levels of nutrition, require minimal preparation and be as….