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Basic Foot and Boot Care for Backpacking

Proper foot and boot care are essential for maintaining your feet and footwear in good condition so that your feet and footwear are good to go when needed. This post is

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Construction of a Hiking Boot [+Diagram]

The basic anatomy of a hiking boot with its various parts and components will be discussed in this post. There’s also a shoe diagram to give an accurate picture of

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How to Choose Cold Weather Gloves and Mittens

Choosing winter gloves and mittens for your needs can be difficult because there are various options making it difficult to orient yourself in the abundance of models, designs, and materials.

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Ultimate Guide to Hiking Clothing

This hiking clothing guide is aimed at explaining the basics. That’s why the guide offers valuable information about hiking outfits essentials, discusses various hiking clothes and their best use, materials, features, proper layering as

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20 Tips for Hiking with Kids

Plenty of avid outdoorsmen think that their days of hiking are on hold once they become parents. However, there’s a much more viable alternative – they can just bring their

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10 Reasons to Start Hiking Now

Many people’s first hiking experience is in their childhood when a parent (often a grandparent) takes them for a walk in the backcountry. Such an occasion inevitably remain in a

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10 Hiking Tips for Beginners

“The beginning is always the hardest” – everyone has heard that and although most people agree that it’s true, the majority of us give up before even starting. And why