Treking

Hiking For Beginners on a Budget: Achieve Zero Budget on Your First Hike

Hiking is a great hobby. It combines great exercise and beautiful wide open spaces away from the distractions of Modern Living. If you are preparing for your first hike, you are probably having lots of questions that you would love answered on what you need to get started. In this blog post, I am going to focus on hiking for beginners on a budget. This post is going to address all the things you need Read more…

By Antony, ago
Hiking and Trekking Gear

Best Trekking Poles 2018 – Plan for Your Next Adventure

When hiking and Camping, it is essential that you have the best trekking poles to ensure that your hiking adventure is memorable, fulfilling and safe. Below is a review of the best trekking poles 2018 Black Diamond Pro Shock Trekking Pole   Features: Black Diamond is the most popular trekking pole on the market. They are both good looking and sturdy. Their price is higher than the rest of the poles reviewed below but that Read more…

By Antony, ago
Hiking Destinations

Austin Hiking Trails With Waterfalls (With Pictures and Reviews of Each)

Austin has some really great hiking trails. Below are some of the Austin Hiking trails with waterfalls and water features. I have prepared this list after doing hours of research on what each trail has to offer. The list is summarised down to the pros and cons of each trail and a few tips that you will find useful when hiking that particular trail. This list is in no particular order. Please tell me in the Read more…

By Antony, ago
Hiking and Trekking Gear

Best Waterproof Women’s Hiking Boots

There are so many options when looking for the best waterproof Women’s hiking boots for your next hiking trip. To help you sift through the large selection of boots available, I have prepared a review of the best waterproof women’s hiking boots on Amazon. The review will have an overall rating that will be based on the following sub-ratings: Comfort Weight Ruggedness/ Durability Waterproof quality Adaptability In this review, I searched through several dozen boots Read more…

By Antony, ago
Hiking Destinations

Hiking Zion in April- Guide to Hiking Zion National Park in Spring

Zion National Park is a lovely place to visit during spring. April is many people’s favorite time of the year to hike in the Zions. During Spring, Zion is not very crowded, the trees are bright green and the weather, mild and encouraging.  If you are planning on going to Zion National Park this Spring, you need to be prepared and informed to ensure that your adventure will be memorable and fun. Below is a Read more…

By Antony, ago
Hiking and Trekking Gear

Best Trekking Pole Review: The 6061 Alluminum Alloy Telescopic Stick

In a previous post, where we went through lessons in trekking that can be learned from trekking to the South pole  got us thinking: Having good gear is essential for you to enjoy that next hiking trip.  That led us to the 6061 Alluminum Alloy Telescopic Stick. Where price meets great design and manufacturing. With a load Bearing capacity of 220 lbs and the ability to extend up to 3.6 ft, the 6061 Alluminum Alloy Read more…

By Antony, ago
Climbing

Climbing a Mountain- 3 Lessons Learned from 105 day trek to the South Pole.

Why would anyone put himself under the harsh and unforgiving conditions of climbing a mountain? This is the same question that Ben Saunders asked himself when he was undertaking the 105 day trek to the South pole. He had to muster Within himself  the motivation to start the the expedition which he knew would be a grueling climb on dangerous glaciers and barren terrain. Ben’s journey and the lessons that he picked up during the trek can help Read more…

By Antony, ago