You probably don't think of hiking as being a dangerous activity and indeed ninety-nine percent of the time it's anything but dangerous and provides millions of people with a great deal of pleasure an...
Every hiker should have at least a basic knowledge of first aid and three of the most valuable skills that you can learn are carrying out CPR, performing the Heimlich maneuver and dealing with fractur...
Although you might think that it should be the other way around, you'll find that most experienced hikers rely on maps to navigate their way along trails and through wilderness areas and novices who f...
Although the use of GPS (Global Positioning System) navigation is fast replacing the gold old compass, it's still a very good idea for hikers to learn to use this simple, but very powerful, navigatio...
You can just picture it can't you - you've had a super day out hiking and you're on your way back down the trail with just three or four more miles to go when you suddenly notice you've got blisters. ...
There is now a vast array of camping gear that a person can lug into the back country and back out again. What is really essential so that the experience is the outdoors, not the high tech gear?...
There is nothing I love more than to hike through the woods or up a mountain. However, I certainly don't like the blisters on my feet that can be caused by cheap or old hiking boots. If you are planni...
Are your hiking boots delivering blisters and sore ankles instead of providing comfort and support? Choosing women's hiking boots that will not leave you aching can be achieved in 5 easy steps.1...
A rucksack is an important item to me as it is to many people who want to carry their folders around and keep them safe and dry. However, you can see that there are many expensive rucksacks that use m...
A new species of customer has evolved and that is the person who wants the very best at rock bottom prices. In these testing times, who can blame them for being more cost focused?Whilst price often di...