How to plan and choose a backpacking route

How to Choose a Backpacking Route

Anyone who’s been backpacking can tell you that the planning stage is often the hardest part. Uphills and hunger and weather and however many other challenges will inevitably crop up, … Read more

how to pack a back pack for hiking backpacking trips

How to Pack a Backpack

It seems deceptively simple: you’ve got your big new backpack, probably 65 or 70 liters, maybe even more than that — how hard can it be to get everything you … Read more

Best apps for hiking and backpacking

9 Best Hiking Apps for 2021

In the last decade, smartphones have transformed our world. Among other things, smartphones have fantastic tools that can assist with hiking trips. This article will cover some of the best … Read more

the best emergency plan for hiking or backpacking

A 5-Step Hiking Emergency Plan

Hiking in the wilderness can be dangerous. Weather, fatigue, getting lost, and overall being unprepared can lead to very stressful and serious moments on the trail. The best way to … Read more

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Hiking For Weight Loss

Hiking is a fantastic way to lose weight if that is your goal. The number of calories burned hiking is quite high especially when large elevation gains are involved. You … Read more