First-time hiker? 10 things you must pack in your backpack

Hlengiwe Magagula shares his top tips for the novice hiker

11 August 2019 - 00:00 By Hlengiwe Magagula

If in doubt, leave it out - those are the wisest words you'll hear when packing your backpack for your first backpacking trip.

The rules are the same for whatever hike you're doing, whether on the beach, mountains or bush, because every extra kilo counts...

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