Hiking and Backpacking Skills

This hiking blog is dedicated to giving you the hiking and camping skills you need to thrive outside. Check out the latest camping hacks or learn all about winter hiking skills. Master the art of backpacking or wildcamping with theses amazing hiking tips and tricks.

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As an expert hiker, I’ve got an array of hiking tips and tricks. As one of the premier hiking blogs, you’ll find everything you need to know about how to become an expert hiker. Here’s a look at how to get started hiking and backpacking. 

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Beginner Wilderness Camping and Backpacking Gear Guide

Gear. It’s intimidating. It’s complicated. It’s personal. It’s expensive. I’ve had a lot of people ask me about gear and getting started. People think that you need to have everything and anything in order to be successful in the backcountry. That’s definitely false. Don’t go running to REI and spend thousands of dollars just yet.

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How to Plan the Perfect Camping Road Trip

The ultimate guide to planning the perfect camping road trip from a seasoned pro.

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15 Fun-Filled, Easy Colorado 14ers to Add to Your Bucket List

Hike these easier Colorado 14ers this season. Includes the best routes to up your mountain climbing game.

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This Year’s Hottest Hiking Gifts

A mega-list of the most amazing hiking gear of the year. Expert gift advice for the hiker on your list.

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Go Like A Pro: What’s Really Up with Pee Funnels?

Never squat again, an insider’s look into the wonderful world of pee funnels.

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Real Talk: Hiking, Climbing, and Camping on Your Period

The no-holds-barred post about what do to when you get your period outside.

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Your Guide to Hiking Gear for Women

Let’s be honest, when it comes to hiking gear, it seems like everyone has a must-have gadget that you simply cannot hike without. However, hiking …

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