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If you are looking to find a hike advice you have come to the right place. Working with hundreds of companies we have a huge amount of hiking tips worldwide to choose from. Use the blue menus to narrow down your search by selecting a destination, alternatively use them to change the activity or to swap to other categories. We hope our hiking tips worldwide will help inspire your next... +
 

How do blind people navigate when outdoors?

I once heard a story of a blind man in Cornwall whose assistance dog ran off so he found his way home one evening by using...

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How adventure sports make you happy (mostly): BetterHelp mental health

As anyone who does them regularly will tell you, adventure sports make you happy. For the most part that is – we all have...

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How to plan an adventure staycation: 17 tips for active holidays at home

With Covid 19 putting the brakes on foreign travel people are staying at home and planning local adventures. In these tips...

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How to reduce knee pain when hiking: 17 tips for trekking with achy knees

Is trekking with achy knees becoming a problem for you? Then you need to know how to reduce knee pain when hiking. Luckily,...

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Want a career in adventure? Go to Whistler Adventure School in Canada

Always dreamed of a career in adventure? The Whistler Adventure School in Canada is the place for you. There you can get...

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Get fit for trekking holidays: 8 cheap fitness hacks

Walking is something most of us do on a daily basis. But if you're planning a multi-day trek, then you should do some...

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Wild camping water purification: How to purify water when backpacking

Want to know how to purify water when backpacking and spending time in the wild? Then read this guide to wild camping water...

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Adventure sport travel insurance FAQ: Interview Snowcard Insurance MD

Travel insurance may be the least interesting aspect of action sports holidays but it is one of the most important. In this...

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What’s the best adventure travel job? Top 25 action sport career options

Does the dream job of travelling, adventures and action sports really exist?And what's the best adventure travel job? We take...

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Types of backpack for outdoor activities: Different rucksack styles

Looking for a new backpack for your adventures but are not sure what one to get? In this article we explore the many...

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Basic compass skills: Using a map and compass to find your way

If you've not been taught them, even basic compass skills can be difficult. But using a map and compass to find your way is...

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Bin bags vs pack liner for trekking: Keeping gear dry in a backpack

Keeping gear dry in a backpack is not as simple as you'd think. Water has an uncanny ability to get everywhere so you need to...

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Why use trekking poles? Guide to buying and using hiking poles

I was recently asked why use trekking poles? So in this guide to buying and using hiking poles, we'll answer the 'why?',...

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Eco friendly adventure tips: Making action sports better for the environment

There is no denying it, travelling the world on adventures is not very green. So how do we go about making action sports...

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Canary Islands adventure holidays: Guide to activities in the Canaries

Interested in Canary Islands adventure holidays? This island by island guide to activities in the Canaries will help you...

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How to buy camping cookware: Guide to camp stoves

Looking to buy camping cookware? Then read our guide to camp stoves! We look at a range of camping styles from on foot to by...

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10 tent sleeping tips: How to sleep well camping

If you love the idea of sleeping under canvas but find that it’s tough to sleep well camping, then these top 10 tent...

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Guide to food for trekking holidays: What to eat on an trek into the wild

Planning an unsupported trek in which you'll have to carry your own food? Then you may have asked yourself 'what to eat on a...

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Guide to Southern Alps overland adventures in New Zealand

Planning a trip to New Zealand? Then check out this guide to Southern Alps overland adventures in New Zealand, as you should...

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Cheap adventure holidays: 28 tips for budget adventures

In my experience, there are two types of adventurers. Those with enough money to pay for exactly what they want, and those...

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5 best adventure holiday lists used to answer: What is adventure?

What is adventure? It’s a good question. We use five very different best adventure holiday lists to help answer it, and to...

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Essential walking gear for hiking holidays

If you’re embarking on a trek there is some essential walking gear you need to get organised. While the route can be...

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Camping sleeping system: How to buy a sleeping bag

At the end of a long day in the great outdoors, nothing beats getting into a warm, dry and comfy bed. So choosing the right...

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Happy hiking & walking weight loss: 5 trekking health benefits

It's hardly controversial to say that we live in a culture of excess. Obesity is at epidemic levels, diabetes not far behind...

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