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15 Photos from Our Backcountry Airplane Camping Trip

No highways or roads where we're headed

By: Kalli Hawkins + Save to a List

My brother and I took our camping to a new level over Thanksgiving weekend. My brother, Brennan recently achieved his goal of getting his pilots license and we decided to do a 4-day camping trip in Utah! After extensive research we were able to find backcountry airstrips throughout Utah and took off for the weekend. Here are some of the highlights from our trip!


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