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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 […]

Does Polyester Keep You Warm – Is It Enough to Fight the Cold?

Does Polyester Keep You Warm – Is It Enough to Fight the Cold?

Polyester is one of, or even the most used materials for clothing today. It’s an affordable material that is great for mass production of clothing elements, bags, shoes and even some tents.A lot of people are wondering is it retaining the warmth and should they buy items that are made of polyester.The general opinion is that you should buy more […]

The Best Bear Spray You Can Find In 2018 – The First Line of Defense

The Best Bear Spray You Can Find In 2018 – The First Line of Defense

Animals are often misunderstood by humans in many ways. One of the biggest problems in humans’ encounters with animals is that they think that animal want’s to kill them and eat them in 100% cases.This is simply not true, and that way of thinking led to countless animal lives lost for simple misinformation.Animals work on reflexes, and they experience fear […]

How to Fix Heel Slippage in Boots – Stay Steady on the ground With These Tricks!

How to Fix Heel Slippage in Boots – Stay Steady on the ground With These Tricks!

The main purpose of boots is to protect your feet, provide you the comfort needed for long walks and to secure the much-needed stability when you’re hiking rough terrain.There are several causes for heel slippage, but they are mostly caused by some aspect of the boots.Having trouble walking is just one of the many problems that boot slippage can cause.If […]

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 […]