Backcountry Bug Repellent Spray

Backcountry Bug Repellent Spray

Keep insects away with this effective, all-natural insect repellent spray.

Fight off those pesky insects with this effective, all-natural insect repellent spray. A must-have for hiking, backpacking, and camping trips!




Combine the essential oils and solubol (dispersant) directly in the catnip hydrosol bottle.


Cap the bottle and shake generously to blend.


Use throughout the day as needed. Spray often!

Safety and dilution

This blend was created at a 3% dilution. We recommend a small patch test to ensure there is no skin sensitivity.

Kid safety: For kids between the ages of 5 and 10, we recommend 7 drops cedarwood, 4 drops palmarosa, 3 drops of eucalyptus citriodora, and 4 drops of patchouli.

Shelf Life

This repellent spray should be used w/in 3-6 mo due to the all-natural, preservative-free ingredients.

Jennifer Williams
Lead Educator & Content Creator
Jenny has always had a passion for learning and teaching. She spent years as a high school English teacher, helping people learn new skills, and developing a classroom culture built on trust and collaboration. On a trip to a distillery in Provence, France, Jenny decided to devote herself to aromatherapy after watching distillers transform pink roses into stunning essential oil and hydrosol; and being moved by their passion. She earned her aromatherapy certification at the Aromahead Institute and joined the team at Aromatics International as a co-owner, content creator, and educator. Jenny also serves as an Instructor at the Aromahead Institute.

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