Category Archives: Hiking

This category covers all things hiking, and includes tips on day trips, longer trips, what to pack, and how to reduce weight while still having everything you need.

Getting Started for Day Hiking

Now that you have decided to start hiking – what do you need to know and do? General Information 1. If you live in a city, check with your local Parks and Recreation Department or Tourism Centre to see where … Continue reading

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I can’t Afford to Hike – all the Equipment is so Expensive!

Really?   Too expensive?   Chances are you have a lot of things already that you can use to get started in hiking, but you just don’t realize it.  Hikes can be enjoyable no matter what gear you have, and are not … Continue reading

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