Category - Hiking Gear

hiking daypack

Are daypacks necessary for hiking?

When you finally decide to step outdoors and start planning your trip, you need to decide for how long you are going, based on that, you will need to think what size backpack or hiking daypack to take, what other gear items you might need for...

hiking first aid kit list

Don’t Tempt The Fate – Hiking...

A hiking first aid checklist is essential for any trip outdoors. However, hiking first aid kit list contents will vary based on how many people are going on a hike, what terrain it is, time of the year, and so on. There are two very important...

best hiking boots plantar fasciitis

Best Hiking Boots Plantar Fasciitis

For many people, hiking is a joyful and energizing sport. And since your feet are doing most of the work, you might wonder what hiking shoes you need. Some people can get away with wearing their sneakers, or other suitable footwear. And for...

hiking with toddlers

Clever Tips to Follow When Hiking with...

Getting your child to step outside and enjoy the beauty of nature can often feel challenging in this information age. In most cases, your kid may find the idea of plodding through the woods or mountains an incredibly unexciting and strenuous...

do I need hiking shoes

Do I Need Hiking Shoes For a Walk in the...

If you’re going on a country hike, you’ll be in for a treat. There’s no better way to get in touch with the natural world and enjoy its wonders first hand. You’ll be wise to take a waterproof jacket and other appropriate...

Down vs synthetic material

Down Versus Synthetic material for your gear

What is the difference between down and synthetic material? First, let’s find out what they are. DOWN (of birds)  Is a layer of fine feathers found under the tougher exterior feathers. Down is a fine thermal...

5 Easy Summer Hiking Tips For Newbies

We’ve all been there in a situation like this; you’re looking forward to relaxing on your Saturday, but on Friday night, you get an invite to spend the next day hiking with your friends. We prepared 5 easy summer hiking tips for you...

best winter hiking gear

Don’t freeze outdoors ❄️: Must have...

Winter is a magical time to go hiking. Landscapes at northern latitudes and high elevations are transformed with snow and ice, making a regular day hike nothing short of a magical adventure in a winter wonderland. Winter hiking requires a few...