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.
Having enough food for energy to hike while not taking up too much space and weight in your pack is a challenge.
Here are some ideas on food to take >>
Hiking is generally pretty safe, but pushing the body too hard or not being well prepared can result in injuries or illness.
Find out more >>
The best hikes in Alaska provide beautiful scenery to admire and trail conditions to match the experience.
The are some of our favorites >>
Any regular hiker will know there are several unwritten rules relating to trail and hiking etiquette.
For new hikers, this is Hiking Etiquette 101 >>