7 Tips on How to get a Good Night’s Sleep When Hiking

TIP 5: Keep Bugs Away


Source: nemoequipment

How do you keep those dreaded buzzing bugs away in order to have a goodnight sleep? Here are few tips.

  • Go dry and high.
  • Do not camp near swamps, streams, or ponds.
  • Never wear cosmetics and use perfume before sleeping.
  • Use water resistant bug repellent.
  • Put a branch or two of sage in your campfire. Bugs hate the smell of burning sage.