Backpacking Tips & Tricks

A group of hikers traversing snow-capped slope

Hiking Essentials: Coping with Various Terrain

Though intuition and luck play a role, wilderness travel along trails, around bush, over snow, and across rivers and streams also requires some specific skills and experience to surmount the

Man hiking alone near mountain

Solo Hiking – Pros, Cons, and Dangers

Plenty of people enjoy hiking and many of them, male and female, prefer to hike solo. Though rewarding, solo hiking can be risky too thus you need to know not

Two hikers with trekking poles climbing mountain

How to Choose and Use Trekking Poles

This guide is aimed at explaining everything you need to know about trekking poles. The first part is focused on the main considerations when choosing trekking sticks such as types,