Category / Hiking and Backpacking

  • October 29, 2006 - Admin

    Can Your Backpack Hack It?

    Going camping? Likely you’ll need some sort of backpack to carry your gear whether it’s for a daytime hike or a long journey. Choosing the right backpack is essential for comfort and practicality. Choose the wrong pack and you may very well find yourself unable to keep up with your hiking partners, excessively fatigued, sore […]

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  • October 27, 2006 - Admin

    It’s Your BAG, You Make the Call

    Finding your sleeping bag isn’t warm enough is the last thing you want to happen when you’re 20 miles in the woods. You may be facing a very long, unrestful night – a night that can ruin your spirits and sap your strength for the rest of your camping trip. GOOSE DOWN or SYNTHETIC? So […]

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  • August 8, 2006 - Admin

    Hiking Gear: Packing Tips

    More and more people today enjoy the simple, wholesome fun of hiking. Hiking is an affordable, yet healthy and emotionally rewarding way to spend a vacation or a long weekend; and you don’t need to visit a travel agent. Experienced hikers will always tell you that every detail matters when you pack hiking gear, especially […]

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  • August 3, 2006 - Admin

    Six Hiking and Backpacking Tips

    Hiking and backpacking in the wilderness means leaving the safety and predictability of civilization behind. That is part of the adventure, and part of the danger. Here are six hiking and backpacking tips you can use to make it much safer, without taking away from the adventure. 1. Carry a compass, a map, and the […]

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