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How to Hike
Updated: October 8, 2019 There are very few things more pleasant than hiking through the great outdoors. The sun warming your shoulders, nature all around you, and an incredible view before you--trails can truly be paradise. However, hiking can also be dangerous if not done properly. It is incredibly important to prepare for a hiking trip, and to know what to do once you get out onto
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How to Fit a Backpack
Updated: August 28, 2019 When choosing a good hiking or travel backpack, you need to measure your torso length as a guideline for choosing the size of pack. After that, it’s important to try on different packs and adjust all the belts and straps correctly to find one that fits your body just right. Take your time to find the right fit, and you’ll have a trustworthy, comfortable backpack
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How to Pack for a Desert Hike
Updated: July 21, 2019 Explore the desert with a long hike, but first pack everything you need. Grab a daypack and stock it with essentials like water, food, first aid kit, extra clothing, flashlight, knife, and map. Leave some extra water, food, and medical supplies in your car, just in case. Also be sure to protect yourself from the sun with sunblock, sunscreen, a hat, and long
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19-02-2019, 16:00
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How to Clean a Hydration Bladder
Hydration bladders are amazing for outdoor adventures like hiking and biking. It’s nice to know your fluids are close by, and you don’t have to deal with the bulk or weight of water bottles. However, if not properly cleaned, they can quickly become host to a nasty lot of bacterial growth. Fortunately, with the help of some common household items, you can make sure you're quenching your
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How to Plan a Backpacking Trip
With a little effort, backpacking trips can be serious fun. A well-planned trip will allow you to camp in beautiful places without having to deal with unnecessary crowds associated with campgrounds and RV sites. If you want to experience the thrill of hoofing into the wilderness and finding your way back out, you can learn to plan your trip safely and thoroughly. Learn what you'll need
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How to Tell if You're in a Riverbed
It's good to know if you are in a riverbed, be it during a camping trip, hike or walking across when weather looks bad.
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30-09-2016, 00:50
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How to Hike Half Dome
Half Dome is a 4,737 feet (1,443.9 m) tall rock formation in Yosemite National Park in California. Although it is known to be a very challenging hike, approximately 50,000 hikers climb it every year. Doing so requires preparation, good physical condition, and hiking skills, as it is a 17 mile (27.36 km) round trip through steep terrain. The following explains how to hike Half Dome.
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If you like to hike, or even just walk on uneven ground, a walking stick can be a very useful accessory. A good walking stick improves your balance, gets your arms more involved, and can be used to clear away brush or small obstructions, among other benefits. And, if you make the walking stick yourself, a practical tool can become a point of pride. Boy Scouts can do it, and so can you.
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How to Shorten Backpack Straps
Backpacks have two straps to give leeway for the backpacker to adjust their style or comfort level. Over time, worn out straps may slip through the mechanism, and manage to throw the weight off one shoulder and onto the other. Some serious hikers may also consider shedding some pounds by cutting off the excess straps. Here are some ways to adjust, trim, or tuck your straps away for a