Monthly Archives: May 2017

Hiking Mt Kilimanjaro The First Time

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Hiking Mt Kilimanjaro is every hiker’s dream. If you should get the opportunity to make this dream come true, take it! You will never forget the experience. Mt. Kilimanjaro offers some of the best hikes this side of the world, and you should enjoy it very much. In addition, you will go back home with great lessons. Africa changes people! …

8 Tips for How To Pack A Backpack For Beginners

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Knowing how to pack a backpack for hiking is very important. That way, you will not only carry all the hiking essentials that you need with you, but you will also carry a well-balanced pack. The longer you trek, the heavier the burden on your back seems to become meaning that if the weight is not well distributed on your …

The Best Cot For Camping – Reviews and Buying Guide

Many people wonder whether they really need the best cot for camping when they could just carry a sleeping bag. Well, the truth is that you never know, until you are forced to cut your camping vacation short because of a sore back, from sleeping on a rocky ground. As you will see when reading reviews for camping cots, they …

Best Ultralight Backpacking Water Filter

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Choosing the best ultralight backpacking water filter, for camping and traveling is paramount for any outdoor enthusiast. I have been down with travelers’ diarrhea some time back. I could not keep anything down. I wouldn’t wish this fate on my worst enemy. The cause? Drinking dirty, contaminated water. In some countries, even the store-bought bottled water is not packed to …

The Most Comfortable Hiking Boots For Women

The search for the most comfortable hiking boots for women will make you discover so many things about women, and their feet! Women’s feet are narrower, daintier and more delicate. And their boots are different from the men’s. That is why it is important to buy gender-specific hiking boots. The most comfortable hiking boots for women Granted, some women have bigger …