June 17, 2018

Extreme Places to Hike

Click PLAY or watch it on YouTube. Includes: Mount Hua Shan, China Aletsch Glacier, Alps Kalalau Trail, Hawaii (easy in comparison) Aonach Eagach Ridge, Scotland Cascade Saddle, New Zealand Devil’s Path, New York The Maze, Utah

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Causeway Coast Way, Northern Ireland

Hendrik Morkel hiked the Giant’s Causeway coast in May. And had unexpectedly good weather. Click PLAY or watch it on YouTube. Impressions From the Causeway Coast Way That’s definitely one of the best hikes in Europe.

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Alastair Humphreys visits Zion National Park

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find a trekking guide for Nepal

Micah Hanson is an expert on independent trekking in the Himalayas (indietrekking.com). In collaboration with a Sherpa friend from Nepal, Micah launched Sherpana.com. There hikers who don’t want to go it alone can book trekking guides online and review the guides. In addition the site allows people to join each others treks, if they choose, […]

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Tent out on the Lake

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Eagle Creek Guide Travel Pack 65L

Adventure Blogger Kraig Becker is taking this pack on his upcoming trip to Africa. Click PLAY or watch it on YouTube.

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Hunting is good for Hikers

I’m not a hunter. But there’s no doubt that hunters are some of the biggest supporters of wilderness recreation. Click PLAY or see how it works in the USA on Facebook.

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Te Araroa Trail documentary

Comfort Theory hikes the 3000 km track from Cape Reinga to Bluff, New Zealand. Click PLAY or watch the trailer on YouTube. Watch the full documentary (25 minutes) for free on Outside TV via Amazon. After the first week that service costs $4.99 / month.

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DRONE in the Drakensberg

A great hiking destination in southern Africa. Click PLAY or watch it on YouTube. The Drakensberg escarpment stretches for over 1,000 kilometres (600 miles) … The Afrikaans name Drakensberge comes from the name the earliest Dutch settlers to the region gave it. They called them the Drakensbergen, or “Mountains of Dragons”. … One of the […]

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will you be hiking Bear country?

Best read Cam Honan’s comprehensive advice … Tips for Backpacking in Bear Country

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