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How to Make a Puffer Jacket Puffy Again

How to Make a Puffer Jacket Puffy Again

Through proper storage you can avoid flattening your jacket, and when a jacket becomes flattened over time, you can easily extend your puffer jacket's life!

What is Hiker Hunger? Exposing Diet Nutrient Deficiency

What is Hiker Hunger? Exposing Diet Nutrient Deficiency

Jumping into hiker hunger and how you can work to manage and take control of it by the reigns and enjoy the feel of pushing your body to the limits!

How to Go Ultralight Backpacking: Being Smart Not Silly

How to Go Ultralight Backpacking: Being Smart Not Silly

Striving to drop weight from your backpack should be a key for all hikers as it helps you hike with less body stress, just be cautious in dropping too much!

Are Zero Drop Shoes Good for Hiking and Backpacking?

Are Zero Drop Shoes Good for Hiking and Backpacking?

Zero drop shoes are typically much lighter while also allowing your feet to spread and function more naturally, this helps keep contact with the ground.

How Much Water Do You Need on a Hike?

How Much Water Do You Need on a Hike?

Making sure to drink enough water and not to start becoming dehydrated is super important when you are out on a hike as hydration is vital to success.

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What Are the Thru Hiking Big Four? Your Key to Lighter Packs

Are Altra Lone Peak Waterproof? Drawbacks to Waterproofing

Are Altra Lone Peak Waterproof? Drawbacks to Waterproofing

Most people associate waterproof with "better" gear for when they hike and for many parts of your gear this is more than likely true except for shoes!

What Causes Blisters While Hiking and How You Can Manage It

What Causes Blisters While Hiking and How You Can Manage It

Blisters from hiking or walking long distances are preventable with the proper preventative measures and should be managed before they become hike killers!

Thru Hike Health Insurance: Covering Your Health For Safety

Thru Hike Health Insurance: Covering Your Health For Safety

For 5+ months you will camping and moving city to city. Unless you are covered under your parent still then you will need to have some kind of safety net.