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Record temperatures are hitting most of the country and many of are choosing to play it safe and stay off the trails until it cools down a little bit. This has given me time to do a little research and look over some of my favorite gear gadgets I have been using on my hikes and camping trips lately. Here is a list to help lighten your load, keep you safe, and capture your adventures.

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I’ve always loved to travel. It’s a guaranteed way to not only enjoy a well-deserved vacation, but also learn new things from different places across the world, and I’ve taken full advantage of cheap global travel. Over the years, I’ve been lucky to visit every single continent except Antarctica. I’ve been pelted with coconuts by […]

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“There is a pleasure in the pathless woods, There is a rapture on the lonely shore, There is society, where none intrudes, By the deep Sea, and music in its roar: I love not Man the less, but Nature more.” —Lord Byron, “Childe Harold’s Pilgrimage” We would love to see your adventures and share them. […]

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HikingGadgets-featured

Record temperatures are hitting most of the country and many of are choosing to play it safe and stay off the trails until it cools down a little bit. This has given me time to do a little research and look over some of my favorite gear gadgets I have been using on my hikes and camping trips lately. Here is a list to help lighten your load, keep you safe, and capture your adventures.

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If you’re in the States and planning a hike, odds are you’ve already figured for yourself that there is much more to the landscape than the popular view of smoggy cities, clogged up highways and sprawling malls. In fact, there are over 84 million acres of national park to get lost in, and the variety […]

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The kind folks at Valley Food Storage sent over three of their meals for me to test out. They sent over Pasta Primavera, Mango Habanero Chili, and Irish-Pub Style Cheddar Potato Soup. When I was first contacted I was expecting it to be another Backpackers Pantry or a frieze dried meal. These are all dehydrated and each package is Nitrogen flushed to help with freshness.

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Mountain Scene

Most outdoors lovers dream of living in a small mountain town, a tiny fishing village or a seaside paradise. But the reality is, jobs are difficult to come by in these locations. Just because you live in the city, doesn’t mean you can’t get a healthy dose of nature. If you’re ready for a move, check out these awesome cities for nature lovers.

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“But especially he loved to run in the dim twilight of the summer midnights, listening to the subdued and sleepy murmurs of the forest, reading signs and sounds as a man may read a book, and seeking for the mysterious something that called—called, waking or sleeping, at all times, for him to come.”
—Jack London, The Call of the Wild

We would love to see your adventures and share them. Tag your images with #hikingthetrail and you might get a chance to get featured next week!

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The Jeep was comfortable to sleep in however the large number of people also staying at the trailhead were up all hours of the night. Car alarms were set off, people were randomly screaming, and random rowdiness. The wend blew all night long rocking me back and forth as I dozed between outbursts from the vehicles around me.

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” Hunger, love, pain, fear are some of those inner forces which rule the individual’s instinct for self preservation. ” – Albert Einstein

We would love to see your adventures and share them. Tag your images with #hikingthetrail and you might get a chance to get featured next week! You

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“A person should set his goals as early as he can and devote all his energy and talent to getting there. With enough effort, he may achieve it. Or he may find something that is even more rewarding. But in the end, no matter that the outcome, he will know he has been alive.” — […]

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