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13 Crucial Hiking Tips to Consider for Seniors

13 Crucial Hiking Tips to Consider for Seniors

Hiking is fantastic for physical and mental wellbeing, and it’s an activity any age group can enjoy. Seniors can get just as much satisfaction from hiking as younger people – it just takes a little more pre-planning. I’m here to help you along your hiking journey....

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7 Tips for Staying Cozy and Dry While Hiking in the Rain

7 Tips for Staying Cozy and Dry While Hiking in the Rain

No matter how well you've planned a hike, the weather is one variable out of your control. But even so, you can still avoid getting drenched when the rain starts coming down while out on the trail. I’ve got lots of tips and tricks to share with you today on staying...

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My Favorite 15 Hiking Songs For Your Outdoor Playlist

My Favorite 15 Hiking Songs For Your Outdoor Playlist

Hiking is a rhythmic activity. It’s about putting one foot forward and then the next and repeating the step again and again. To keep up this rhythmic pattern, hiking songs can be an excellent way. After all, music plays a pivotal role in all of my adventures. In...

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Yes, Hiking Can Help You Lose Weight (Based on Science)

Yes, Hiking Can Help You Lose Weight (Based on Science)

We all want to lose weight, but going to the gym can easily become extremely repetitive. Sooner than later, the gym becomes more of a chore than a goal, and we quickly lose all motivation.    Overall, hiking is a great form of exercise that can help you lose...

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Snake Expert Advice For Treating Snake Bites While Hiking

Snake Expert Advice For Treating Snake Bites While Hiking

As much as we all want to avoid the thought of a snake bite while out on a hiking adventure, the reality is it can happen to anyone. The best way to respond to such a situation is to be prepared and take action immediately.    In this post, I’m going to share...

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My 11 Best Tips For Planning an Amazing Hiking Trip

My 11 Best Tips For Planning an Amazing Hiking Trip

So you want to plan a hiking trip, but you’re looking for ways to better prepare yourself. You've come to the right place.    I’ve been hiking for literally half of my life, and today I’m going to share with you 8 fundamental tips for your trip, then I’ll share 3...

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7 Hiking Trails In & Near Pasadena [Chosen by a Local]

7 Hiking Trails In & Near Pasadena [Chosen by a Local]

Pasadena is a beautiful city nestled in the foothills of the LA forest with a hiking history that goes as far back as the 1800’s. I grew up near the City of Roses, as it’s commonly referred to, and actually attended Pasadena City College. Therefore, I’m very familiar...

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10 Activities You Can Do Instead of Hiking

10 Activities You Can Do Instead of Hiking

There are plenty of adventurous things to do outside but most of you would think of hiking first when it comes to outdoor activities. A mellow nature walk in the mountains unquestionably offers plenty of benefits and strongly impacts the body, brain, and soul, yet it...

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10 Crucial Things You Need to Know to Start Hiking Alone

10 Crucial Things You Need to Know to Start Hiking Alone

Hiking with a group or a friend isn’t always possible. People are busy, but that shouldn’t stop us from enjoying the great outdoors. Solo hiking can be extremely peaceful and rewarding when done safely.    If you feel ready to get out there on your own I have...

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