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Backpacking Packs | Best Cure For Cabin Fever

Jeanine Falco

Backpacking Packs | Best Cure For Cabin Fever

Backpacking packs used on hiking trips will get you out of the house and provide freedom from stuffy winter walls.  Have you hibernated like a bear all winter and now you’re itching have some fun outdoors?  Not all parts of the country are buried in snow, however, winter hiking is rising in popularity everywhere.  By mid-February, many of us are sick of being housebound and breathing re-circulated furnace air. Here’s how you can be outside and rejuvenate your body in the great outdoors while waiting for Spring to show up. Mother Nature; Take Me Away On A Hike! Hiking with...

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Day Hiking Backpack - What’s In It For Me?

Jeanine Falco

Day Hiking Backpack - What’s In It For Me?

A day hiking backpack can be filled with your favorite things plus essentials for an incredible outdoor adventure.  Have you wanted to get closer to nature but you weren’t quite sure how to plan it?  Experienced hikers already know the benefits of backpack hiking.  If you're new to hikes, here’s what could be in it for your pure enjoyment of the great outdoors. Basics Of Planning The Best Nature Hike Like any other day trip you first need to decide where you want to go, how far you’ll travel and the length of your stay on the hike.  Assuming you’re...

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Hiking Near Me – This Will Blow Your Mind!

Jeanine Falco

Hiking Near Me – This Will Blow Your Mind!

Hiking near me.  Is this something you don’t think exists?  Do you envision your sleepy little town as somewhere that couldn’t possibly have any hiking trails?  You don’t have to travel a long distance to enjoy some day hiking in your own area.  Here’s how you can check your local vicinity for trails and find some options that make perfect sense for the hike you want to take. Backpack Hikes Can Be Done Just About Anywhere You may have a preference to mountain hiking, or waterfront hikes.  Maybe forests interest you.  You may want family friendly trails in your home...

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Day Hiking Backpack; Who’s Doing That?

Jeanine Falco

Day Hiking Backpack; Who’s Doing That?

A day hiking backpack trip can help shake your winter blues. The entire family, from toddlers to grandparents, are taking up snowshoe hiking and having a blast. But what really motivates or inspires folks to brave the winter cold and snow? Winter school and college breaks can mean boredom. Do you tend to hibernate like a bear when the temperatures drop? Find out who is drawn to winter hiking and why in the world people actually enjoy wearing snowshoes on a cold weather hike. Hiking Day Jaunts Make Perfect Sense Walking on snowshoes has been popular for centuries. Many ski...

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Winter Hiking; What’s Stopping Your Backpack Adventures?

Jeanine Falco

Winter Hiking;  What’s Stopping Your Backpack Adventures?

Winter hiking brings a whole new perspective to hiking backpack trips. If you’re settling indoors for the next four months, you could be missing out on some awesome explorations.  Sure, it’s cold and a bit harder to navigate through snow, but the landscape is completely different and there is plenty of adventure to behold during a winter hike. What makes you scoff at winter snow hikes?  Here is how you get over the negativity and ideas of where to winter hike, both on snowy trails and warmer climates. Backpack Hiking Need Not Be On Icy Mountains  You don’t have to...

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