International Hikers

Backpacking in the U.S.

Planning a long distance hike in the United States? We've put together some information about how to enter the United States, including tourism B-2 visa requirements. 

Planning Your Hike in the United States

Ordering and Mailing Food on the John Muir Trail (JMT)

Ordering and Mailing Food on the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT)

Ordering and Mailing Food on the Appalachian Trail (AT)

U.S. Customs & Backpacking Gear 

See airline and customs restrictions for packing gear and bringing backpacking food to the United States.

Foods Permitted when Traveling to the United States