February 4th, 2016
If you go on vacation in the mountains, it’s pretty important to have the right shelter. I know there are some extreme people out there that like to camp in tents, but for the most part, people don’t do that. I know that I like to rent out a room in a mountain house, myself. That way, I always have somewhere warm to return to at the end of the day.
So when I go hiking in the mountains, it’s always lots of fun. I like hiking around during the day with a backpack, so I always have what I need on me. While I can go back to the mountain house whenever I can, it’s always best to be prepared anyway. So with mountain house backpacking food, I’m always set while I’m on vacation.
February 2nd, 2016
When I was younger, hiking for me was always about making it so that I could rack up accomplishments and tell others about the places that I have gone hiking. I barely ever went hiking just for the experience of being out on the trail enjoying myself. I have started to change as I have gotten older and have started going hiking a lot less.
When I am out hiking now, it is much more important for me to make sure that I am able to see all of the things that I came to see. I spend a lot of time peering through an Alpen 10×32 monocular so that I can see what animals are on the other side of the mountain or what is in a tree a little ways a way. I enjoy hiking much more now that I hike for the experience of it.
January 25th, 2016
Since I have often had some trouble getting around things when I get a chance to go hiking, I have started to look for something that might allow me to have a bit more stability when I hike. I don’t like the idea of tripping or falling when I am out in the wilderness. It is super dangerous for me to move around without something the support me.
I often lose my balance since I am just not a very coordinated person so it is important for me to make sure that I am able to actually start carrying something when I hike. I think that a wooden hiking staff would be perfect for this kind of thing, especially one that could be sized to fit me correctly. This type of staff would be much easier and safer to use.
January 18th, 2016
While most people like to go camping in tents, I prefer not to bring any kind of tent with me when I camp. I typically camp in good weather so I don’t really worry too much about a tent providing me with the shelter that I need for this type of an experience. I don’t feel like it is really necessary to have this level of shelter when I am outside.
To make sure that I am able to camp and still really experience the outdoors, I have started to go camping in a totally new year. I will be camping from now on in a camping hammock that gives me a good view of the stars above. Camping like this will be a totally new and wonderful experience I am sure.
January 14th, 2016
While I love shopping at outdoors stores that are in my area, I have noticed that the price of items purchased from these stores is regularly more expensive than the price I can find online. I always feel stupid when I buy something from the store and find it cheaper online a few days later. I have decided that because of this I should just buy online most of the time.
The great thing about the internet is that I am able to take the information from different stores and compare them directly. I have managed to get much better prices on hiking gear by going online than I ever would have if I just went to my local store to get them. I am able to fund my hiking hobby much better by buying my gear online.
January 7th, 2016
When I go hiking, I always make sure that I am prepared in case I happen to get lost or injured out on the trail. I know that in some cases there are just not people around who will be able to help me or get to me right away. I make sure that I have everything I might need to survive for a few days with me in my backpack.
For the most part, this includes all of the water that I would need to make sure I could have a drink even if there was no water available. I also make sure that I am always carrying emergency food bars so that I will be able to keep my energy up. Hopefully having these items on hand will pay off if I am ever in a situation where I need them.
December 30th, 2015
I have always used grow tents in my home to make it so that my plants are able to do a great job of growing no matter what time of the year it is. The climate that I live in just isn’t very conducive to the growth of any kind of plant so I have to make sure that I keep my plants alive with a good space for them to grow. I have recently started to use a grow tent for this.
To get my plants growing properly, I have to keep them in this tent almost year round. Since I have a large number of plants that need something like this to help them grow, I have to use a 4×8 grow tent rather than any smaller type of tent. It is very exciting for me to watch these plants growing steadily no matter what the weather is like.
December 15th, 2015
I like to do very long and challenging hikes. There’s something about the thrill of the journey and the glory of the outdoors that gets me every time. I like to hike in Alaska and in the snow and go on all kinds of interesting journeys. I love hiking in the mountains and going on hikes that take many hours to complete.
Safety is very important when it comes to going hiking and navigating all of the terrain that is out there in nature. It’s easy to get lost when you’re hiking in the dark or at sunset. I like to have a wrist compass to make sure that I always stay on track. I can see where I am in a second and stay on the right path with my compass so that I can see the beauty of my destination.
December 9th, 2015
One of the big problems that I have with hiking during the summer is that I often get way too warm while I am out hiking. I try to stay hydrated as much as possible, but this doesn’t always help when the sun is just beating down on me constantly. I get so hot with no way of cooling down easily while I am walking.
One of my friends recently was talking about how he manages to stay cool while he is on hikes. He will make sure that he has a Frogg Toggs Chilly Pad with him at all times. This convenient cloth can be wet with water so that it gets cool. This is perfect for putting on your neck or wiping your face with while you are hiking.
December 3rd, 2015
When I go out hiking in the mountains, I will usually bring a backpack filled with supplies that I need for when I stop and make camp. Generally, I will go up the mountain and stay up at the top for the night. Everything that I carry has to be lightweight and has to take up only a small amount of space in my pack.
I generally will just make a fire and then sit beside it at night on the ground. This is never particularly comfortable, but I never thought that I could bring something comfortable with me up the mountain. More recently I have started to use a folding camp stool that I can easily carry up the mountain and back down it as well.