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Walking in the woods seems simple enough, but it isn’t long before all your extra cash is spent on shiny new gear and you are tempted to buy everything you see at REI. Here are 5 tips to get you on the trail with the right gear and still keep your wallet happy! These tips

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Three season hikers looking to expand into winter will find that it takes a lot more gear to be able to hit the trail. Clothing for hiking is much different than sports like skiing as it’s highly aerobic. You’re consistently moving uphill so the ability to add or remove layers is key. You also much

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While it may seem like hiking is simply walking in the woods, it can become a rather expensive hobby. Add backpacking to your list of hobbies and you can plan to invest even more money for the right gear. For many hikers and backpackers, the gear we use is the best of our current budget.

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Winter hiking in New Hampshire’s White Mountains can be brutal. With sub-zero temperatures and biting wind, it’s essential to be prepared. The clothing and gear needed for a winter hike can be confusing, but with a little guidance from this winter gear guide you can hit the trail fully prepared to deal with the elements

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It can be incredibly difficult for women to find hiking gear that fits right and functions well. I’ve put my gear to the test and talked to women across the United States about their favorite gear made specifically for women- plus a couple bonus suggestions. If you’re just getting into hiking or backpacking, looking for

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