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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 …