QUICK HIKING TIPS

Hiking is one the most adventurous activity which fill your mind & body with full of enjoyment. For safe & enjoyable hike you need to prepare your hike well before. Here are some of the quick hiking tips which would help you in maintaining that.

hiking tips

TIP 1

Go Along with group. Alone hiking can be risky at times. Always inform someone when you are going for hike & when would you return.

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TIP 2

Carry out quality rain gear & turn back in bad weather. In case of wet or cold, it is vital to get dry & warm as quickly as possible, avoiding hypothermia.

Hiking Tip 2

TIP 3

Stay on trails. Taking shortcuts may cause erosion & raises your raises your chance of becoming lost. For alone hikers keep leaving marking which decreases chance of getting lost.

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TIP 4

Dressing in layers. Choose clothing faric that wick, moisture, dries quickly & conserve heat.

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TIP 5

Wearing full sleeves and bright colors, Do not dress children in camouflage. Do not rely on cell phones as they may not be reachable at many locations.

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TIP 6

Never climb waterfalls. Always carry emergency kit – water, first aid kit, whistle, extra batteries for flashlight, energy food, trash bags.

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TIP 7

Carrying sufficient drinking water as many a times stream water is not safe to drink.Hiking Tip 7

TIP 8

All hikers (especially children and older adults) should carry a whistle, which can be heard from far away and takes less energy than yeslling. Three short vlasts is a sign of distress.

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Hope this helps you in enjoying your hike! Have a wonderful hiking trip..

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