July 30th, 2015
Since I like to sometimes go hiking in areas where many people don’t hike all of the time, I am often dealing with trails that are partially covered in snow or ones where the trail is not easy to find. To make sure that I am able to keep from being lost, I have to actually have a trail map. Only this can make it so that I am safe all of the time while hiking.
To stay on the trial, I will usually make sure that I check the trail map a lot while I am hiking. I carry a SE CC4580 military prismatic sighting compass that I can use to find out what direction I am going. I love being able to find exactly where I am at any point since this gives me a great sense of security when I am out in the wilderness.
July 30th, 2015
Whenever I go out hiking, I have to make sure that I have water so that I can stay hydrated as I hike. During this especially warm summer, I have to make sure to stay as hydrated as possible since dehydration is definitely something that is very dangerous to me when I hike. I worry about getting sick when I hike if I don’t drink enough water.
To make sure that I am able to carry the amount of water that I need without any problems, I have to have a very large water bottle with me when I am hiking. I have been using a Camelback water bottle since this water bottle holds a lot of liquid without any real problem. It is great being able to have all the water I need.
July 24th, 2015
When I went hiking for the first time this summer, I did not have the water that I needed for the hike. By the time I reached my destination, I was out of water and still had the return trip to look forward to. I ended up feeling very sick by the end of the hike because of the dehydration that had occurred during the course of the hike.
To make sure that doesn’t happen again, I decided that it would be a good idea to make sure that I was able to have a backpack with some kind of hydration system in it. I ended up buying a Blackhawk hydration pack after looking at many different backpacks that could also transport water. I feel good knowing that I’ll have tons of water on hikes from now on.
July 15th, 2015
When many people go hiking, they don’t even think to bring water with them most of the time. This is not a good idea since plenty of people who set out on a hiking trip end up getting lost or being out for much longer than they expected. This can be very dangerous with limited gear or without any gear that you should really have for hiking.
I am always sure to bring everything that I might need so that I am able to keep myself safe in the outdoors. I have all kinds of hiking equipment such as a good backpack, water bottle, and knife that I can use while hiking if I need to. I feel better having these different items with me since I know they help to keep me safe.
July 9th, 2015
Carrying your gear with you is generally important no matter what you’re doing outdoors. You might want to have food and water with you on a hike or you may simply need a place to keep your clothes with you when you’re camping. In any case, it’s always good to have more items with you that can help you be prepared.
This is the primary reason that I always choose to bring along a tactical backpack with me when I’m going camping, hiking, or anything like that. I can load it up with everything that I’m going to need and it’s got plenty of pockets for tools, first aid gear, and the other items I’d like to have with me.
July 1st, 2015
Staying hydrated is absolutely necessary when you’re outside. This summer is going to be a particularly warm one and I’m planning on spending plenty of time outdoors, camping and hiking and doing everything else that I enjoy doing when the weather is decent. I want to ensure that I’m staying hydrated through all of it.
This is the reason that I’ve decided to purchase a hydration pack, which I imagine I’ll be getting a lot of use out of over the course of the coming months. This way, I won’t have to worry about my water intake, because it’ll already be taken care of, thanks to my own choice to ensure that I’m prepared.
June 26th, 2015
I’m planning on making sure that I go camping more frequently over the course of the next couple of months. The weather is supposed to be really nice and I’m finally living in an area where I’m surrounded by great camping spots. I’m trying to load up on everything that I’ll need for my camping trips.
For instance, I decided to get a neck knife because I know it’s always a good idea to have a knife of some sort available to you when you’re going camping. Since I’ll be camping on a regular basis, I’m going to really need to have all of the tools that I can get. I’m really excited to check out some of these camping spots.
June 19th, 2015
I always carry a compass when I go into the woods since I know that having one helps to make it so that I don’t just become lost in the woods when I am hunting outside. My friends laugh at me for having a compass, but I don’t have a good sense of direction so it helps me get back where I came from. I can always know when I am heading the right direction.
I am very careful to make sure that I have a compass with me all of the time when I am outside. To put the compass easily within my reach all of the time, I use a wrist compass. This makes it so that I always have a compass that is sitting right on my wrist where I can easily look at it and use it whenever I need to know what direction I am heading.
June 17th, 2015
Going camping means that you need to bring some specific things with you. Generally, you’re going to want to have a tent of some kind that’s going to be able to house all of the people that you’re camping with. You’ll also need the basics for food and water, so that you don’t go hungry on your trip.
Additionally, you need to make certain that you have some sort of sleeping gear to get you a comfortable night’s rest when you’re camping overnight. With the right sleeping bags, you can ensure that you’re not waking up every morning feeling groggy and awful, which can really make a camping trip unpleasant.
June 17th, 2015
One thing that turns some people away from going camping is the thought of feeling grimy and unclean. Since you may not be able to take a traditional hot shower like you would at home, you might find yourself smelling a bit rank and otherwise feeling unclean when you’re out in the woods for a while.
This is why it can be extremely useful to bring along some personal hygiene products when you’re going on a camping trip. You’ll feel a lot better if you’re feeling at least somewhat clean, which is something that you might not be able to achieve without the right hygiene products.