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Day Pack Hiking | Reduce Anxiety With Nature

Jeanine Falco

Day Pack Hiking | Reduce Anxiety With Nature

Something as simple as day hiking can relieve the stress factors that you might be facing in your world. If you are feeling fatigued most of the time and daily stress never seems to let up, you may feel like it would take a miracle to get up and outdoors. Yet studies show that activity involving walking is the best thing for anxiety, stress or depression. You could start with an easy hike the next time you feel stress taking over your life. The minimal risk will yield a far greater reward once you experience the serenity that comes from...

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Hiking Bag | Trail Etiquette Protocol

Jeanine Falco

Hiking Bag  | Trail Etiquette Protocol

Following Unwritten Rules If you are respectful to the land and your fellow hikers, you’ll adapt basic rules to follow for everyone’s benefit.  Outdoor recreation is guided by courtesy and regard for your fellow hikers.  Littering is against the law in many places yet you probably see it everywhere. How does the land remain beautiful if no one shows consideration?  You may be confused about rules that are not law, but hikers need to follow them regardless. Pets And People Hiking bag excursions are made up of humans and often dogs. At some point, Mother Nature calls each one, usually...

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Hydration Backpack – What’s The Best Way To Carry Water While Hiking?

Jeanine Falco

Hydration Backpack – What’s The Best Way To Carry Water While Hiking?

What Exactly Is A Hydration Backpack? A hydration backpack is a pack used for hiking that can literally be any backpack which contains a form of water or fluids. All hikers should be aware of how vital it is to stay hydrated during the course of a hike, even if it’s just for the day. You may wonder; which is the preferred way to carry water while you’re on the trail? Let me explain the various ways and then you decide what works best for you. Hydration Bladder BackpacksSome backpacks have a hydration water system built into the hiking bag....

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Backpack Bags - Why Do I Need One?

Jeanine Falco

Backpack Bags - Why Do I Need One?

A backpack bag is a highly convenient way to carry everything you take with you on a hike. It centralizes all of your necessities in one place when you trek from the trailhead to your destination. You need this organization because there is nothing worse than frantically looking for something you need in a hurry. Carrying a plastic bag with a water bottle and a sandwich won't cut because you need to carry more than just immediate items. Some items aren't used every time you hike but they are things you should bring anyway. Why not hike with confidence that...

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Hiking Bag Adventures - 10 Facts About Wolves

Jeanine Falco

Hiking Bag Adventures - 10 Facts About Wolves

Hiking bag backpack trips often include exposure to wolves. These carnivores often depict an animal that will scare and attack you. Do you or a loved one you want to join you in a backpacking trip fear wolves?  Outdoor enthusiasts are wise to let a certain amount of fear keep them alert, however, wolves don't normally pose a threat to humans from a distance.  Normally wolves are secretive and will run away when they encounter people. Here is some great information to eliminate your fear of wolves while hiking and camping. Hiking Bag Backpackers - Keep Your Distance Remember, you...

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