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5 Tips for Introvert Hikers

October 28, 2017

5 Tips for Introvert Hikers

Maria Gamez from Intuit Nature shows us how hiking and going outdoors can change your life as an introvert. For her original article, click here. We highly recommend you check it out!

So without further a-do, here are some tips if you find yourself falling under the introvert category and want to find some balance and possibly make your hiking experience more enjoyable.

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How To Plan A Hike Like a Pro

October 09, 2017

How To Plan A Hike Like a Pro

It's no wonder that hiking is becoming a lot more popular with younger folk these days. In fact, studies are showing that the primary age demographic for outdoor enthusiasts are from the ages of 20 - 34! 

Hiking sure does have a lot of benefits, ranging from physical health benefits to meeting new people, so it's never too late to start. The good news is that it's super easy to get started!

In this article, we have guest blogger and outdoor lover Maria Gamez shed some more light on how to plan a hiking trip - like a pro.

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You can burn how many calories from hiking?!

October 07, 2017

You can burn how many calories from hiking?!

For the experienced hiker, it's not a surprise that hiking can be a physically strenuous form of exercise. However, for a hiking beginner, you might just not know how many calories you can burn from a simple day-hike. 

In this article, courtesy of Outdoor Enthusiasts, we demonstrate just how great hiking can be for your body, in terms of calories burnt.

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What the heck is the difference between backpacking, hiking, trekking, and mountaineering?

October 04, 2017

What the heck is the difference between backpacking, hiking, trekking, and mountaineering?

A lot of people get confused on this topic, so we've let our blogging partner, Outdoor Enthusiasts, help out on this much-debated topic. 

The infographic in this article will help sort out the basics. 

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