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How to Use a Lensatic Compass – Guide on Finding Your Way in Nature

How to Use a Lensatic Compass – Guide on Finding Your Way in Nature

When going to the wilderness, it’s important to know how to find your way in case you get lost.Now, cellphones might help with their GPS, but only if you’re close to the urban area, but if you end up in a remote location, you have to rely on something that doesn’t require an internet connection.Lensatic compass is something that every […]

Preparing For Uphill Hiking: Best Exercises To Get You In Shape

Preparing For Uphill Hiking: Best Exercises To Get You In Shape

If you’re planning a multi-day hike and you’re wondering which exercise helps prepare for uphill hiking, you’ve come to the right place.Today I’m going to share with you some of my favorite exercises (and proper ways to do them), as well as the importance of preparing for an uphill hike.Do You Really Need To Train For Uphill Hiking?Of course you […]

How to Waterproof a Backpack the Best Way – Melanie Answers

How to Waterproof a Backpack the Best Way – Melanie Answers

Hiking or trekking in the rain isn’t everyone’s cup of tea, but I reckon it can be pretty fun. You can don waterproof jacket and pants, and you’ll probably be pretty comfortable.But what about all that precious gear in your backpack, just waiting to get wet?Well, in this article I’m going to share some techniques and useful tips to keep […]

Get Hyped Before You Go  – 10 Best Hiking Movies To Set You In The Mood For An Adventure

Get Hyped Before You Go – 10 Best Hiking Movies To Set You In The Mood For An Adventure

Everybody loves to watch a good movie, right?Nothing gets you pumped up for a hiking trip like watching a movie devoted to the topic. I’ve seen many of those, and liked them all. Here is my list of 10 best adventure hiking movies for some outdoor inspiration:Into The WildThis great film is based on a true story of Christopher McCandless, […]

What is the Difference Between Trekking and Hiking? Which Is For You?

What is the Difference Between Trekking and Hiking? Which Is For You?

Most of us today live in concrete jungles, spending far less time outside in green, natural spaces, then people did several generations ago.We live in a dynamic, stressful world, so full of schedules and so short of time, often forgetting how strong nature impacts our mental and physical wellbeing.Connecting with nature is a great way rid ourselves of stress, tension, […]