Hiking is a great way to get away from it all. It's also a great way to exercise and enjoy the rewards of nature at its finest.
Hiking Hints, Tips and Info
If you are looking to get into hiking, then this is the section for you.
Find useful hints and tips, helpful advice from food and water to fitness, bear safety, and some tips to help beginners start enjoying the sport of hiking.
The best hiking tips and advice for anyone looking to hike past their local park onto neighborhood trail.
Learn how to get fit for hiking. Find out what exercises you should do and which tips will help you prepare your body for a long hike in the woods.
Useful tips and advice for cooking and eating on the trail, plus where to find and purify water.
Learn how to stay safe hiking and have the best outdoor adventure of your life. We cover everything from first aid kits, navigation tips, and preparing for rain.
If you’re new to hiking and planning a hike in the wilderness, you’ll properly have one or two questions that could benefit from an answer.
Time invested in prep and the right hiking supplies can have a significant impact on the success or failure of a planned trip in the wilderness.
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The experience of hiking alone can be absolutely magical as long as you plan for safety.
Here are seven tips for hiking alone in safety >>
Ever thought "I really like the idea of hiking but I don't have a clue as to how to get into hiking and ensure that I'm doing it right."?
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Here are ten good reasons why hiking in nature is not only good exercise but can benefit your health and well-being too.
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Hiking is a really accessible way for people of all fitness levels to get some exercise.
So follow these tips get out on the trails >>
Hiking has many benefits for both physical and mental health, but are there any disadvantages?
And how does it compare to forms of exercise for these?
Hiking varies in terms of the preparation needed (both the equipment and yourself!) depending on the type of hike you plan to do.
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Hiking the Appalachian Trail or the Pacific Crest can take months, but it will be one of the biggest achievements in your life.
But How Should You Prepare?
Mountain hiking offers beauty and adventure, but the difficult terrain means greater risk.
So read our tips and take time to prepare and soak it all in!
Is Hiking or Running Better?
Hiking and running have differences and similarities, but which is going to be the best for your goals and preferences?
Backpacking for the first time? A little nervous? Feel like there are things that you should know or do but you just can't imagine what it is?
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Unfortunate news, everyone, the season of "chub rub" is back again.
So if you're are sore of being sore, see our tips on how to stop chafing when hiking >>
Using these essential tips for night hiking safety will leave you with an all-new experience full of unique sights and sounds.
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