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Hiking Cool Or Not?

Hiking Cool Or Not?

Ok so you think hiking is not cool, pretty boring in fact especially when compared to hurling yourself of a cliff or hurtling down a mountain side on ski’s or two wheels but are you right? Well I am glad to say no not really, Hiking has is and always will be a great way […]

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Backpacking Basics For Beginners.

Backpacking Basics For Beginners.

So you like the idea of really getting out into the wilds by starting to backpack? Its a pastime that more and more people world wide are starting to embrace and for good reason, just look at a few of the pictures in this article and you will see why. Backpacking trips can be as […]

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Backpacking with Your Best Mate

Backpacking with Your Best Mate

Take Your Best Mate On The Backpacking Trail Too We all have our particular styles when it comes to backpacking but I think one thing we all would find enjoyable is too take our four legged pal along with us. Of course there are a lot of places he may not be allowed but there […]

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Tips For Backpacking With A Dog

Tips For Backpacking With A Dog

As much as we love to go backpacking on our own in the wilderness, it is sometimes nice to take company with you. That company can often mean a four legged friend. If you want some tips for backpacking with a dog then we believe we have found some great advice for you. Some people […]

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Backcountry Backpacking Basics

Backcountry Backpacking Basics

The three B’s, backcountry backpacking basics are what you need to know if you are hiking through the wilderness and open country. There are certain rules and guidelines that will make sure you have a fun but more importantly safe trip. We have found a perfect article at pennlive.com which sums up the key points […]

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Camping Food Ideas

Camping Food Ideas

I think every backpacker and camper has at times wanted to give anything for just one decent meal while they are out in the backcountry. Well here are a few Camping Food Ideas that may just satisfy the gourmet in all of us, even better the following article by Pete Nelson deals with lightweight backpacking […]

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Katadyn Hiker Microfilter

Katadyn Hiker Microfilter

Here is a quick video review by backpacking gear review on the Katadyn Hiker Microfilter. As we all know its impossible to go long with out good clean water and this little filter sure seems like a good bit of gear so check out the Katadyn Hiker Microfilter and I hope it makes your next […]

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Make Your Hiking Fitness Training Program Better

Make Your Hiking Fitness Training Program Better

If you are like most of us and enjoy hiking, camping ,backpacking and outdoor activities in general then you will sure know how important it is to be fit. Hiking fitness is easier to achieve if you have some training programs to follow and generally it is best if you train outside in an environment […]

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Camping in Hawaii: The Best Places to Visit

Camping in Hawaii: The Best Places to Visit

With a beautiful coastline and magnificent scenery, Hawaii is a wonderful place for which to camp. Camping in Hawaii is popular with surfers, however Hawaii offers something for everyone. If you prefer to have lots of facilities available to you there are some excellent spots which offer rest rooms, picnic tables and even play areas […]

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Backpacking With Kids: Where To Go

Backpacking With Kids: Where To Go

Historically backpacking was always seen as a past time that adults participated in, however more recently their has been an increase in numbers of people backpacking with kids. ┬áTaking your children backpacking is a wonderful way to introduce them to nature and help to impart a love of the outdoors. Obviously if you are taking […]

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