Women’s Hiking Shoes Have you ever tried to hike without the right footwear? If so, you know how important a great pair of hiking boots is. With the right pair, you an meet any obstacles in your path with ease, Continue reading 10 Best Women’s Hiking Shoes
Early on in my hiking career, I didn’t realize that footwear could make or break the hike. I had two basic pairs of shoes – a cheap pair of hiking boots I dreaded wearing because they weren’t comfortable. In an Continue reading Styles of Footwear for Your Hike
Many hikers say that they prefer hiking in the fall to any other season. In the spring, melting snow and ice can make a trail impassable. During the summer months, hot temperatures can create dangerous conditions for hikers. Winter hiking, Continue reading Enjoy Fall Foliage While Hiking
Cold Weather Hiking Gear If you decide you want to start winter hiking, the most important thing you can do is get the proper extreme cold weather hiking gear. Your main concern is staying warm so this means everything will Continue reading Best Cold Weather Hiking Gear
There are two types of winter hikes that I engage in – the flat, ambling through the woods variety and those that are more strenuous and feature a mountain summit. I like both. One of the reasons why I like Continue reading Hot Food and Beverages on Your Winter Hike
You love hiking, right? So, what do you do in the winter? It is snowing pretty hard right now and I know that two hours north of here, there are plenty of trails waiting for me. Winter hiking is an Continue reading Should you get into winter hiking?
I usually pack my hiking first aid kit in my bag as an after thought, if I do remember it at all. What’s in it? I don’t even know. Luckily, I am well versed in plant medicine so I know Continue reading Do you need a hiking first aid kit?
Dress for Your Hike It is hard to plan what to wear for a hike. Even when I think I have it right, I still find that I need to adjust my wardrobe a little bit once I get to Continue reading How to Dress for Your Hike
Whenever I get ready for a hike, I always to take some extra time to consider what the best hiking food is so I can be sure to pack things that will keep my energy going. This is especially important Continue reading Hiking Food to Pack to Stay Nourished on Your Hike
Best Hiking Boots So, what are the best hiking boots? In my last post I talked about my five essential hiking shoes. Of my list, three of them are hiking boots. In fact, I wear my boots most of Continue reading Top 10 Best Hiking Boots
I have five pairs of hiking shoes. Some of them are heavy duty boots. On some of my hikes I prefer sandals or my trail running sneaker. It all depends on what I am doing. I thought I would share Continue reading Top 5 Essential Hiking Shoes
Are you looking for a good trail mix recipe? Healthy trail mix is a must for any hiking trip. It contains a lot of calories in a small space. The problem is, commercially packed trail mixes have unwanted ingredients and Continue reading How to Make Trail Mix
If you are thinking of getting into hiking or you simply want to get more in shape for a specific hike or for the hiking season, you will want to follow a hiking training schedule of some kind. Fitness for Continue reading Develop Your Hiking Training Plan
Best Daypacks for Hiking When I chose my backpack it was a serious, solemn occasion. I knew that my backpack was one of the most important elements of my hiking gear and attire. Without it, I wouldn’t be able to Continue reading Top 10 Best Daypacks for Hiking
Once you’ve decided to go hiking, you need to have an idea of what type of experience you want to have. Are you wondering how to choose the best hike for you? Well, the next step is to find a Continue reading How to Choose a Day Hike
Welcome to my hiking blog! Simply put, this site celebrates my love for hiking. Why do I love it? It’s simple – the outdoors are beautiful and hiking helps me celebrate that. There are a lot of things that I Continue reading Welcome to My Hiking Blog