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A Guide To Layering Clothes For Hiking

Your hiking outfit needs to be about much more than style – it’s all about practicality. But thanks to unpredictable weather, you need to be prepared for every eventuality. That means you need items that keep you dry in the rain, others that cool you down when it’s hot, and options for layering up when it’s cold out. Layering clothes allows you to adapt to various weather conditions along the…

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Family Hiking Guide

Heading on a family adventure is always thrilling for everyone involved. But what about the practicalities along the way? If you’re planning an outdoor expedition with your little ones, you might be thinking about spending a day or two hiking. Perfect for getting some fresh air and blowing off steam, hiking with kids is a great activity – but you’ll need to be prepared. Not sure where to start? We’ll…

How To Pack A Rucksack

How To Pack A Rucksack For Hiking Planning a hiking trip? Whether you’re heading on a short stroll or an intrepid hike, there’s a lot of equipment you’ll need to take with you – some essential, some optional. But that’s only the first part. Knowing how to pack a daypack for a hike can take away unnecessary difficulties when you take to the trail. Packing a rucksack in the wrong…

8 Facts About The Rocky Mountain Region The Guidebooks Won’t Tell You

8 Facts About The Rocky Mountains The Guidebooks Won’t Tell You Touching Canada and Alaska, stretching across the vast states of Idaho and Montana, before travelling southward to New Mexico, the Rocky Mountains are just one of America’s naturally occurring adventure playgrounds. And for those who love to explore the path less travelled, the Rockies are a great place to start an outdoor adventure in the United States. To help…

How To Pack A Daypack

How To Pack A Daypack Planning a hiking trip? Whether you’re planning a short stroll or an intrepid hike, there’s a lot of equipment you’ll need to take with you – some essential, some optional. But that’s only the first part. Knowing how to pack a daypack for a hike can take away unnecessary difficulties when you take to the trail. Packing your bag badly can leave you uncomfortable, and…

8 Best Things To Do In Montenegro

Opportunities for exploration are waiting to be found in the heart of Montenegro, on the coast of the Adriatic Sea, for adrenaline junkies, cultural explorers and family adventures alike. Whatever your ideal getaway is, you can guarantee Montenegro has a lot to offer; hiking, water rafting, discovering beautiful archaeology and culture right in the heart of nature. Our pick of the best things to do in Montenegro 1. Sveti Ivan’s…

Finding the Best Softshell Jacket for You – Your Ultimate Guide

How warm are softshell jackets? Are they waterproof? How do they compare to hardshell jackets? If you’ve been deliberating over your next outdoor wear purchase, or you’re just not quite sure what to go for, we’ve got all the answers you’ll need. Find out everything you need to know about softshell jackets to help make your decision that little bit easier. What is a softshell jacket? Stretchy, breathable and water…

5 Things To Do In Nepal For Adventure Addicts

Nepal, known as the roof of the world, is the highest country on earth. It blends culinary delights with action-packed adventure and some of the friendliest locals you will ever have the pleasure of meeting. You can be boiling in the sun one minute, and sheltering from snowfall the next. It’s also got a deeply cultural side, with monasteries, temples and cultural buildings in abundance. If you’re after a five…

Winter Hiking Kit Guide

Your Winter Hiking Kit Guide It may be cold outside – but that doesn’t mean being stuck indoors. With the right kit and clothing, you’re all set to explore the wintery landscape, whether there’s rain, snow or sleet on the horizon. Take a peek at our guide to winter clothing and accessories – and get ready for your next adventure. Winter Hiking Clothes Dressing for winter hiking? It’s all about…