How to layer for cold weather

How do you layer for cold weather?


Everyone knows to put on more clothing when they are cold, but what is the best way to layer for cold weather? How do you make your cold-weather backpacking of hiking trip more enjoyable? It starts with understanding how to layer your gear. In this short video, we show you different layering ideas and tips for cold-weather camping. Layering to keep warm is a simple idea but every year we see people who use the wrong materials, try to cut corners, or simply do not pay attention to the weather forecast before their adventure.

In this short video, you will learn

  • What materials are best for layering in the backcountry
  • How to pack your gear so that your clothing is easily available
  • Why layering clothing is important
  • Tips for cold-weather clothing while backpacking