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17 Epic Health Benefits of Hiking

17 Epic Health Benefits of Hiking

What are the health benefits of hiking? By the end of this article, I hope you might be asking yourself “What AREN’T the health benefits of hiking??” One of the things I personally love about hiking is the fact that you can combine a workout with exploring new places....

The Key To Avoiding Blisters While Hiking

The Key To Avoiding Blisters While Hiking

When you're a beginner, the topic of avoiding blisters while hiking probably isn't the first thing that springs to mind. You just want to get out into the hills - I know the feeling. That is until you get your first blister. There is absolutely nothing...

Midge Head Nets: Why They Are Essential

Midge Head Nets: Why They Are Essential

I used to be quite complacent but nowadays when I go out hiking or into the wilderness in the summer months, I make sure one of my midge head nets is the first thing in my pack. Yeah, it's that season yet again. Those beastly little devils are back with a vengeance...

What To Pack For Day Hiking In Scotland

What To Pack For Day Hiking In Scotland

It would be very easy for me to write up a basic list of hiking essentials for day hiking in Scotland. I'm afraid it's not as simple as this. Hiking equipment in Scotland is dependent on a couple of things - the main one being the time of year. Before I...

How To Clean A Hydration Pack Properly

How To Clean A Hydration Pack Properly

Have you bought a hydration pack yet? If you're a keen hiker, cyclist or long-distance runner then you should get one right now! When you think about how to clean a hydration pack, you probably just envisage rinsing it with some water and that's that. If...

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