David Sweet

  • David Sweet started camping more than 50 years ago. He has worked in several national parks, including Mount Rainier, Sequoia and Kings Canyon, and Grand Canyon, honing his outdoor skills.
  • David has backpacking, fishing, hiking, and camping experience.


David Sweet is a former writer for TripSavvy. He is a camping expert and has worked in several national parks, including Mount Rainier, Sequoia and Kings Canyon, and Grand Canyon. He has more than 50 years of backpacking, fishing, hiking, and camping experience.

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