Clothing 23 Comments

Most women agree that shopping for hiking clothes can be a real bummer. Tops are too short, shoes are too loose, and pants… well pants have a dozen issues. I personally have never quite found a pair of hiking pants that fit just right. They’re either too long, too short, super low cut, too tight

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  Dressing for the Trail Dressing appropriately for a hike is important for comfort on the trail and, in some cases, necessary to staying alive. Below are guidelines for trail clothing. Please note that this is only a guide and the weather/season/your body will dictate the type and amount of clothing you bring. Layer 1:

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Clothing, Gear, Tips and Tricks 0 Comments

The Essentials: (for safety, survival and basic comfort) 1. Navigation Map compass GPS (optional) 2. Sun protection Sunscreen chapstick hat/bandana 3. Insulation Jacket, vest, pants, gloves, hat (see Clothing) 4. Illumination flashlight/headlamp extra batteries 5. First-aid supplies First aid kit toilet kit (leave no trace) whistle 6. Fire matches/lighter waterproof container magnesium fire starter/birch bark

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