Why Lesson Planet?
Backpacking - Lesson 2 is part of an eight lesson unit on backpacking. This specific lesson is how to properly fit a backpack according to the length of a torso. Proper fit is important when carrying a load of substantial weight for several days will hiking on a trip. Remember that this is only one of eight lessons. There are links at the bottom of the page to the other lessons in this backpacking unit.