The Backpack Cheat Sheet | Campmor Outdoors
We got down and dirty, with some of our most experienced backpackers, and answered all of these questions and more, in our super easy-to-follow backpacking infographic.
Take The Georgia Waterfalls Road Trip To 10 Beautiful Falls
We have the ultimate waterfall road trip in Georgia that is brimming with natural beauty. Start your engines, this adventure is unreal!
21 Tips For the First-Time Thru-Hiker — CleverHiker
Completing a thru-hike will be one of the most profoundly rewarding achievements of your life. You’ll spend months communing with nature , build jaw-dropping endurance , and develop lasting friendships along the way. Mustering up the courage
Here are some helpful things females should consider before hiking the Appalachian Trail… Lightweight Backpacking Because of our physical makeup, it is difficult, but not impossible, for women to carry heavy backpacks. Therefore, consider carrying less weight in your backpack by paying attention to the weight of each item in your pack. It might sound hard to believe, but each ounce of weight really does matter because it all adds up. A good guideline is to keep the backpack weight to 25% of…
The Hiking Engine: A Maintenance Manual for your Feet and Legs - Section Hikers Backpacking Blog
The Hiking Engine is about preventing and alleviating the foot, ankle, knee, and leg issues that plague hikers and backpackers.
How to Shrink Cowboy Boots
Like any pair of shoes, a good pair of cowboy boots can be hard to find. Finding a pair of boots that fits your foot perfectly can be impossible. Whether you are working in your boots or using them as your everyday footwear, the last thing you want is for them to be uncomfortable. Fortunately, sore feet and blisters ...
Appalachian Trail in North Carolina: our favorite hikes
Hike the Appalachian Trail in Western NC, climbing to sun-drenched peaks, meandering rivers, wildflower-covered balds & historic fire towers.
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83 Pieces of Advice for Thru-Hikers, from Thru-Hikers - The Trek
If you ask twenty people how to thru-hike the Appalachian Trail, you’re likely to get twenty different answers. So- that’s exactly what we did. Because there is no one-size-fits-all approach to long distance backpacking, we wanted to pick the brains of an array of past thru-hikers to offer a smorgasbord of advice. If you’re a soon-to-be thru-hiker, not everything below will click, but certainly some of it will. Physical Preparation 1) “You probably won’t be prepared no matter how much…