Tips for First Time Hikers

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Guest Post Some Tips for First Time Hikers

If you aren’t addicted to easy hiking yet, there’s no better time to start now that autumn is here.

Blacks, a leading chain selling outdoor clothing, camping equipment, tents and sleeping bags, are now in partnership with The National Trust, and together they are encouraging the nation to enjoy the British countryside.

Easy hiking isn’t just

Tips for First Time Hikers

The Hiking Boots Mini Guide

"Hikers on stony terrain"

A Hiking Boots Mini Guide When you are planning a hike, you want to make every fragment of it easier and enjoyable – choosing your equipment is part of that.

The right jackets, socks, tents and backpacks are all important – but the proper footwear is the one thing you need to get dead right. A blister free hike is one thing but a quality pair of boots can help you climb

The Hiking Boots Mini Guide

Review: Our New Hiking Boots

"Keen hiking boots from Nature Shop"

A few weeks ago, Nature Shop approached us kindly asking whether we were willing to review some – or indeed any – of their gear.

What Hiking Boots We Chose

After all, easy hikers, in general (and this easy hiker in particular), do not need much in terms of equipment. A $500 Arctic Explorer jacket, for example, are best worn in their natural habitat – in the local Waitrose on a

Review: Our New Hiking Boots

High Heel Hiking Boots?

Janice Waugh

Guest Post: Easy hiking – Lake District, UK

 

by Janice Waugh

I discovered the pleasure of easy hiking last year when I went to the Lake District in November – the off season. You know it had to have been a wonderful experience because it rained almost incessantly. I was soaked every day and a year later I’m still enthusiastic to write about it.

The Lake District, in the north

High Heel Hiking Boots?

Choosing An Easy Hiking Backpack

A guest post by Richard Davidian Ph.D. How to Choose an Easy Hiking Backpack Every sport has its equipment. Some sports have very little equipment to choose from. Other sports have long lists of items that vie for your attention.

Hiking and backpacking fall into the latter category. There are many things to choose from in the way of equipment: clothing, tents, different types of food and backpacks are just some of the

Choosing An Easy Hiking Backpack

Easy Hiking Equipment

What Easy Hiking Equipment to Have If you want to play baseball, you need a bat, if you want to go fishing, you need a tackle (unless you are very quick with your hands). And if you want to go on a hike, even an easy hike, you also need some specific easy hiking equipment. Some of these you may already have, but some of it you will, inevitably, have to buy.

Easy Hiking Equipment