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 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