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4 Helpful Sites for Planning Your Next Family Hiking Trip

A hiking adventure can provide your family with an exciting bonding experience. It will also give everyone in the family memories that will last for years to come. There are as many tips for hiking and things to remember as there are places and ways to go hiking. When you’re planning on putting on your [...]

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How To Safely Hike During Winter

Most people avoid hiking in the winter due to obvious concerns. Realistically, the weather does not provide an ideal set up for doing outdoor activities, such as hiking. But there is no reason why this should be completely scrapped, if hiking is an activity you really like doing. Some precautions only have to be adapted [...]

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A Guide To Hiking In The Blue Mountains

The Blue Mountains National Park is a bushwalker’s paradise. Here you’ll find walks that work with any level of fitness – you don’t really have to be an expert bushwalker to experience the Blue Mountains! Blue Mountain’s hiking trails have been put in place as early as 1825, and each trail has significance. Use the [...]

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alaska hiking tips

Are You Brave Enough to Hike Alaska?

Moose, caribou, grizzlies, oh my! These are just a few of the animals one can see on an Alaskan hiking trip. But, before you get there, it is important to understand some of the basics about hiking, safety, equipment, and what to expect in the unparalleled and immaculate wilds of Alaska where man is a [...]

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Best Hiking Backpack

There are many options that are available if you are looking for the best hiking backpack. The market for backpacks is quite competitive, so you need tips to be able to choose the best backpacks to suit your needs. There are a number of things that you will need to keep in mind when shopping [...]

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Gift Ideas for an Outdoors Lover

Finding gifts for people can be tricky. You always have to consider what they have, and what they need. Depending on their interests, this can be especially hard if you are not interested in their past time activities. Outdoorsman and adventurous friends can be hard if you are into fashion and cosmetics. Just think how [...]

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How to Climb Mountains – Top Tips to Make Sure You Make it Up and Down in One Piece

If you are going to another country with the intention of travelling and exploring rather than just relaxing and being a tourist, then climbing or trekking up a mountain is one of the best ways to do this and to really get an adventure out of your stay. It’s a chance to get some fantastic [...]

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How Hiking Helps Lose The Weight

Some people turn to diet fads to help them lose the weight. But more often than not, these do not seem to work as a diet should really be designed for an individual’s specific body needs. And the truth is, you’re better off sticking to a tried and tested method for weight loss, such as [...]

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Top 5 Highland Haunts for Walkers

Walking holidays are extremely popular in Scotland, and it’s not hard to see why. The landscapes are the most picturesque you will ever see, and the heritage and history just adds to the wonder and mystique of the place. When you’re planning to visit Scotland and explore its beauty, you should aim for the Highlands. [...]

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Cooking Tips when Camping

One of the most important parts of camping is what you eat. If you are in the outdoors you’ll probably feel that bit hungrier than if you’re at home and enjoying a sedimentary lifestyle. This means that food is very important and the decisions you make regards food are very much a significant part of [...]

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