Definitions for backpacking

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word backpacking

Princeton's WordNet

  1. packing, backpacking(noun)

    carrying something in a pack on the back

    "the backpacking of oxygen is essential for astronauts"


  1. backpacking(Noun)

    hiking and camping overnight in backcountry with one's gear carried in a backpack.

  2. backpacking(Noun)

    low-cost, generally urban, travel with minimal luggage and frugal accommodations.


  1. Backpacking

    Backpacking combines the activities of hiking and camping for an overnight stay in backcountry wilderness. A backpack allows a hiker to carry supplies and equipment to accommodate one or multiple days out on a trail, into areas past where automobiles or boats may travel.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of backpacking in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of backpacking in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Grace Gunlogson:

    I'm still in the act of raising money and getting it done, i'm also involved with an organization called O2, which gets kids backpacking and outdoors in the mountains. I taught them about being outdoors and climbing.

  2. Rebecca Rothney:

    Pack for a Purpose works with over 480 tour companies and accommodations – everything from backpacking lodges to the Fairmont Mayakoba – in over 60 countries, specific lists are provided by the destinations, so they change as needs change, and you always know that you’re bringing something that can be used.

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