Wool, layers and loose dresses

You can find a saying that you can find no these types of factor as bad weather, only terrible dresses.

Whoever reported that has evidently by no means backpacked in a freezing drizzle in Wisconsin’s Northwoods. No amount or sort of outfits can make that temperature superior. But snow and chilly? Individuals you can prepare for, and the proper apparel can mean the distinction in between a miserable season and just one you basically take pleasure in.

But do not hurry off to an out of doors retailer to invest in the newest gear.

“You really do not have to invest a fortune” on extravagant equipment, stated Nick Gordon, who teaches outside and wilderness survival classes at the College of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and owns NOW Outdoors, an outdoor schooling and expedition business. “Some of the finest winter season equipment accessible, you are going to locate at thrift outlets.”