/r/backpacking metrics (World Travel Backpacking)

A subreddit for world traveling Backpackers. Often confused with the other type of (wilderness) backpacker in the US, this subreddit is primarily for the travelers. Wilderness is allowed by community demand. All posts must be flaired "Travel" or "Wilderness"


Milestone Date Note
Jul 13, 2019 /r/backpacking enters TOP 200 subreddits
Jul 13, 2019 /r/backpacking hits 1 Million subscribers
Jan 23, 2018 /r/backpacking hits 300K subscribers
Jan 10, 2018 /r/backpacking is trending Trend thread
Nov 7, 2017 /r/backpacking is trending Trend thread
Sep 1, 2017 /r/backpacking enters TOP 400 subreddits
Aug 25, 2017 /r/backpacking hits 200K subscribers
Aug 6, 2017 /r/backpacking enters TOP 500 subreddits
Jun 17, 2017 /r/backpacking hits 100K subscribers
Apr 29, 2017 /r/backpacking hits 90K subscribers
Oct 25, 2016 /r/backpacking hits 80K subscribers
Apr 15, 2016 /r/backpacking hits 70K subscribers
Jul 14, 2015 /r/backpacking hits 60K subscribers
Feb 16, 2015 /r/backpacking hits 50K subscribers
Aug 14, 2014 /r/backpacking hits 40K subscribers
Feb 17, 2014 /r/backpacking hits 30K subscribers
Jul 17, 2013 /r/backpacking hits 20K subscribers
Nov 30, 2012 /r/backpacking enters TOP 1K subreddits
Nov 18, 2012 /r/backpacking hits 10K subscribers
Oct 30, 2012 /r/backpacking had 5K subscribers when we started tracking
Dec 2, 2008 /r/backpacking is born
Total Subscribers


Subreddit Rank


Subreddit Growth
How /r/backpacking growth compares with growth of 1,774,818 other subreddits.
No. 365Fastest growing yesterday
No. 349Fastest growing last 7 days
No. 374Fastest growing last 30 days
No. 396Fastest growing last 90 days



reddit metrics is a tool for tracking statistics of 1,774,818 subreddits (2292 created yesterday) and discovering the fastest growing communities on reddit. We're not affiliated with reddit inc.