Archive for the 'Hiking' Category

Hiking Is Not As Easy At It Looks

My first ever hiking experience was very difficult. When I saw some of my companions carrying a hiking staff with them, I didn’t pay much attention to it. That proved to be a big mistake. I did not expect the trail to be so slippery and steep. By the time we got to our campsite, […]

Hiking Gear

The particulars of what to take with you on a hike will be very much determined by the kind of trip you’re intending to make. The weather, location, length of trip, the amount of weight you wish to carry, whether you’re camping or not and your own individual needs will all have a bearing on […]

Take a Hike

Experience the startlingly expansive view of gazing over land in four states – South Dakota, Nebraska, Wyoming, and Montana. A lot of people have discovered this wonder on top of Harney Peak. They trek mostly along Trail No. 9, the most popular route to the top of the tallest point in the U.S. east of […]

Types of Hiking Sticks

My first hiking experience was the hardest I’ve had. When I saw some of my companions carrying wood hiking sticks with them, I said to myself that I didn’t need one. I did not expect the trail to be so slippery and steep. By the time we got to our campsite, my legs were sore. […]

Different Types of Hiking Tents

Temporary shelter is always vital in every backpacking adventure that you engage in. This is where you and your family or friends could rest after a long and tiring walk. Hiking tents should therefore be the first item in your checklist whenever you are organizing a hiking trip. Aside from their function as resting place, […]

Avoid Back Pain When Backpacking

Avoid getting a nasty back ache after trekking for miles. Learn how to pack a backpack if you are going hiking or camping up in the mountains. There is a certain order you must follow when stuffing stuff into the pack. This is because you want to get balanced weight distribution to ease the strain […]

Hiking Stick 0

By now, you must already be convinced of the benefits of using a walking stick. If you are planning to get one for yourself, check out the considerations that you should look for. A hiking stick may be made of these materials – composite fiber, wood, aluminum and plastic. Each will have its advantages and […]

Take Only the Light Essentials

Hiking can be truly fun and exciting especially for people who love the unpredictable adventure that comes with it. It would be more fruitful however; if you could bring everything that you need outdoors. Hiking supplies are typically lightweight and portable. They may be necessary but the ease (or difficulty) of carrying them around should […]

Insulated Lunch Boxes

Bring freshly cooked hot food or cold drinks to work without worrying about losing their optimum temperature after a few hours. Choose from various types of Thermos lunch boxes that are insulated and leak proof. Some models even have durable zippered pouches for convenient storage of extra items like car keys or a cell phone. […]

Hiking sticks

Keep your balance while you cross rivers, streams or creeks and while carrying heavy loads when you are exploring mountain trails. Hiking sticks are used by many hikers not because these things are popular or fashionable. Bringing a hiking stick along is simply common sense. It will prolong the life of your legs and feet, […]

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