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Best Hiking Boots for Plantar Fasciitis

If you’re looking for the Best Hiking Boots for Plantar Fasciitis, you’ve landed on the right article. There’s really nothing worse than foot pain – especially when hiking. After all, hiking involves a lot of walking and you need to be on your feet all day! Remember that you should always monitor any type of pain on the body. You …

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Osprey Daylite Plus Review: The Best Daypack

Any serious hiker or traveler will tell you just how important a backpack can be. After all, you need something to hold all that gear right? In this Osprey Daylite Plus review, I’ll cover the most important pros and cons this backpack has to offer. Just remember, there is no one size fits all backpack. Every body is different and …

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How to Make Delicious Coffee on a Hike

Have you ever been on a hiking trip and woke up to something missing? Some people might not prefer the taste of coffee, but for the rest of us, we need it. In this article I’ll explain how you can make delicious hiking coffee, so you don’t wake up in a panic on the trail. The good news is, there’s …

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8 Useful Duct Tape Hacks for Hiking

Are you looking to become the craftiest outdoorsman (or woman) on the hiking trail? Would you like to catch a fish with one hand in the dark, while fighting off bears? Well I can’t help you there… But I do know all about duct tape. So, if you’re looking for some awesome (and impressive) duct tape hacks to use on …

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11 Survival Skills You Need for Hiking

You never want something to go wrong on a hiking trip, but you should prepare for the worst. Because of this reality, everyone can benefit from knowing a few simple survival skills. In this detailed article I’ll talk about all the essential survival skills that will help on your next hiking trip. Using the tools around you and knowing how …

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How to Avoid Hiking Knee Pain

Unfortunately I’m no stranger to knee pain. It all started when I was playing basketball in college and was diagnosed with patellar tendonitis (also known as jumper’s knee). So when I developed a mild case of hiking knee pain I knew I needed a quick fix. Keep in mind, I am by no means a medical professional. But I was …

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Hiking Etiquette for Beginners

Nature can offer an incredible amount solitude, so it may seem silly to think about hiking etiquette. After all, you’ll probably be spending the majority of your time without coming in contact with anyone. But there will be times when you come across a crowded section of the trail and you might not know what to do. In this article …

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Hiking Gaiters – The Ultimate Guide

So you just started hiking and have no idea what gaiters are. Maybe you heard the term being thrown around in a conversation and was too afraid to ask. Not to worry my friend. In this detailed article I’ll cover everything about hiking gaiters – so you can decide if you need them on your next adventure. What are Gaiters? …

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30 Awesome Hiking Gifts Under $30

Are you struggling to find the perfect gift for your hiking enthusiast? Worry no more my friend. Hiking gear can be super complicated (and expensive). So I made this list of unique hiking gifts anyone will enjoy and they won’t break your budget. 1 – Flashlight Gloves Check the price on Amazon These LED flashlight gloves are a great tool …

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17 Items NOT to Bring on a Hike

Not too long ago I wrote an article listing the essential items you should always bring on a hike. So I’ve decided to flip the script with this one and talk about all the stuff you should leave at home. Beginner hikers might not realize the importance of clothing material, or how one piece of gear can really weigh down …