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Tue Sep 11, 2012 6:18 am
Forum: Gear
Topic: Camping Gear - The Essentials
Replies: 0
Views: 50858

Camping Gear - The Essentials By: Matthew Hick It's no surprise that one of the first things you probably do when going on a camping trip is to get out all of your camping gear. But, how much gear is really necessary? What types of camping gear are far more important than others? Let's take a look ...
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Tue Sep 11, 2012 6:16 am
Forum: Trail Talk
Topic: Getting Started In Hiking
Replies: 0
Views: 3003

Getting Started In Hiking By: John Morris Ever dreamed of hiking but do not exactly know where to start? Dont worry. You are not alone. You are one of the many who have chosen to eMBArk in the process of staying fit by means of hiking. But good hikers havent reached that level literally and figurat...
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Fri Jul 20, 2012 3:17 am
Forum: Hikes
Topic: The Best Spots to Go Hiking in Patagonia
Replies: 0
Views: 2162

The Best Spots to Go Hiking in Patagonia Trekking in Patagonia is an unimaginable adventure designed to bombard your senses. You will really enjoy the stunning view of the snow-speckled hills, glaciers as well as the different panoramas associated with Patagonia. Patagonia travel is much more thril...
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Thu Jul 05, 2012 3:26 am
Forum: Hikes
Topic: 3 Top Places to Explore When Hiking in Canada
Replies: 1
Views: 2271

You left off Banff. That place rocks. Lot's of hiking and backpacking trails, beautiful lakes, awesome town.
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Thu Jul 05, 2012 3:25 am
Forum: Trail Talk
Topic: Tips on Keeping a Backpacking Journal
Replies: 0
Views: 2419

Tips on Keeping a Backpacking Journal By Ronald D Mitchell When going on a backpacking trip, a journal should be a "must do" activity. Unfortunately, keeping a daily journal to chronicle events experienced has declined over the years. It used to be that journal keeping was common. Almost everyone k...
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Thu Jul 05, 2012 3:21 am
Forum: Hiking With Dogs
Topic: Dog Backpacking
Replies: 2
Views: 2510

Dog Backpacking If you own one of the larger varieties of dog, he can carry not only his own gear, but some of the other members of the family's equipment. A small stove will probably fit into his pack, or a first aid kit, maps etc. You also have some protection from any vicious wildlife, or at lea...
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Thu Jul 05, 2012 3:16 am
Forum: Gear
Topic: Hiking Tips - Five Reasons Not to Buy Discount Hiking Gear
Replies: 0
Views: 2631

Five Reasons Not to Buy Discount Hiking Gear Weather you may be a first time hiker, are thinking about taking up hiking or one who has been at it for a long time, hiking tips from the right person can be invaluable for your long term enjoyment of a lifetime on the hiking trail. Poor advice at the o...
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Mon Mar 19, 2012 3:54 pm
Forum: How To Hike And Backpack
Topic: How to Prepare For Your First Weeklong Hiking Adventure
Replies: 0
Views: 2380

How to Prepare For Your First Weeklong Hiking Adventure Get a backpack, stuff it with the essentials, put it on your back, put on a pair of sturdy boots and wander off into the woods and mountains to those beautiful places where you can only get to on foot. You have become a hiker. The human machin...
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Mon Mar 19, 2012 3:53 pm
Forum: Hikes
Topic: 3 Top Places to Explore When Hiking in Canada
Replies: 1
Views: 2271

3 Top Places to Explore When Hiking in Canada If you want to go hiking in a place where you will find just about every stunning natural landscape you can imagine, you should look no further than Canada. Hiking holiday enthusiasts have been heading here for decades to explore the wild, rugged and be...
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Sat Mar 03, 2012 8:18 am
Forum: Books/Podcasts/Videos
Topic: Journeys of a Lifetime - 500 of the World's Greatest Trips Book Review
Replies: 1
Views: 2221

Journeys of a Lifetime - 500 of the World's Greatest Trips Book Review By Michael K Bush Compiled from the favorite trips of National Geographic's journey writers, Journeys of a Lifetime spans the globe to highlight the very best of the world's most popular and lesser identified destinations. It pr...