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. 

beginner backpacking gear

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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Winter Hiking tips

Basic Tips for Hiking in the Snow for Not-So-Basic-Babes

Get in touch with your lady dirtbag and enjoy winter this season with these winter hiking tips.

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The Complete Guide to Things to Do in Tayrona National Park, Colombia

Tayrona National park bosts stunning beauty. However, hiking through the jungle to the fantastic beaches certainly comes with its fair share of surprises

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Leave No Trace Basics

Next time you go into the wild, use these tips to help mitigate your impact on the environment.

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Tips for Solo Female Hikers

Going on your first solo hike as a female can be a daunting experience. Here are a few tips to help you feel more comfortable.

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DIY Dog First Aid Kit for Camping and Hiking

We finally arrived at camp right near a road. It was disappointing. I had walked all day only to find myself sleeping near a bunch of dispersed car campers. So much for feeling like I was in remote wilderness. Little did I know this save our butts next morning.

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Meg aka Fox is a 30-something true-born adventurer and enthusiastic storyteller. Exploration pulses through her veins. As an avid outdoors enthusiast and world traveler she's determined to discover the remote corners of the planet. She'd rather be dirty than done up.

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