Category Archives for Hiking

How to Prepare for a Thru-Hike

Making the step up from day-hiking to thru-hiking is a big one, and not as plain sailing or problem-free as many newcomers would expect. In addition to the obvious increase in physical demands while en

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The Best Hiking Quotes To Get Motivated!

While more renowned for their athletic prowess, endurance, and ability to negotiate large swathes of wilderness or gargantuan masses of rock, snow, and ice, hikers and mountaineers are also none too shabby

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The Best Hiking Podcasts Worth Listening To!

A throwback to the days when families would gather around the radio to take in the dreary drawl of newsreaders and postprandial storytellers, the podcast has revolutionized the way we dither away our downtime.

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The Best Ultralight Backpacking Gear List Ideas

Once upon a time, the term “ultralight” didn’t enjoy the wide circulation that it does in the hiking world today and any article entitled “The Best Ultralight Backpacking Gear List Ideas” would

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15 Best Dog Breeds for Off-Leash Hiking

One of the most rewarding feelings is taking your best friend into nature with you. Having someone who is always up for the adventure and living on the wild side. Who is more likely to be up for any hiking

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The Best Hiking Trails in Dallas – Don’t Miss Out!

When I think of Dallas, I get visions of big hair and humidity, and I hear thick accents. When Dallas locals talk about their beloved hometown, they’ll mention the Cowboys, America’s Team; top-of-the-line

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Our Top 25 Best Thru-Hiking Blogs [Awards]

Are you an outdoor enthusiast looking to boost up your hiking skills? Then thru-hiking may be the next step for you! Thru-hiking – pronounced “through-hiking” – is a form of long-distance trail

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The Best Hiking Boots for Machu Picchu’s Inca Trail

Despite being one of the world’s most popular tourist and trekking destinations, Peru’s Machu Picchu still carries a certain air of mystique on account of the many unknowns surrounding its existence:

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The Best Dog Boots for Hiking That You Need to Know!

Shoes and boots are important. They keep feet dry, comfortable and, most importantly, protected from the dangers of nature. Humans, because of these characteristics, have long since adopted shoes as a

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The Best Hiking Trails in Joshua Tree National Park

America has been known for its national parks ever since Woodrow Wilson started the preservation of their lands in 1916. Of the 58 national parks, however, few share the unique beauty and diverse landscapes

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