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Best Hiking Compass

June 13, 2019

Even with all the digital technology available these days, you can’t deny the usefulness of a good, reliable compass. A...…

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How To Hike in High Altitudes

June 13, 2019

Compared to a hike through the woods or a trek through the countryside, hiking at higher altitudes may present some...…

Best Hiking Binoculars

June 12, 2019

Much like a visually impaired reader needs his or her glasses, so too does the hiker need binoculars. Binoculars serve...…

17 Hiking Tips for Beginners

June 11, 2019

Hiking is a great outdoor activity, whether you are out camping or just driving to a hiking trail in your...…

Best Ultralight Hiking Backpacks

June 11, 2019

Anyone who has traveled knows how important it is to have proper luggage. Bring a bag that’s too big, and...…