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How to Choose the Right Camping Cookware

How to Choose the Right Camping Cookware

February 06, 2020 3 min read 0 Comments

Cooking can be incredibly enjoyable, especially when outdoors. However, when you’re out there and you have a lot of other gear to bring, you don’t really get to have the luxury of bringing the entire kitchen with you.

If you’re just hiking on a short solo trip, then you might not need anything more than a titanium cup and a spork. However, if you’re backpacking with a group, you would need more cooking pieces. 
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Breaking In Your Hiking Boots

Breaking In Your Hiking Boots

February 06, 2020 2 min read 0 Comments

When hiking, your hiking boots are one of the essentials that you cannot overlook. Even great-fitting and well-made boots need to get adjusted with your feet. If you take the time to break in your new pair of hiking boots, you will enjoy many more comfortable and trouble-free miles out on the trail!
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Tips on Protecting Tech Gadgets on the Trail 💻

Tips on Protecting Tech Gadgets on the Trail 💻

February 06, 2020 3 min read 0 Comments

FYI - These are some basic tips below as I am not a huge techie. So, I won't be too upset if you stop reading based on your level of tech savviness :)
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Basic Tips for Getting in Shape for the Trail

Basic Tips for Getting in Shape for the Trail

February 03, 2020 2 min read 0 Comments

The best way to train for hiking is to simulate the activity as closely as possible. The amount of preparation you need depends on your present fitness and the kinds of hiking terrains you have planned to take on.
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Top 9 Hammock Camping Tips

Top 9 Hammock Camping Tips

February 03, 2020 2 min read 0 Comments

Who doesn’t like hammocks? They are undeniable one of the most relaxing ways to grab some shut-eye after a long day on the trail.

These hanging slings are one of the best examples of a minimalist shelter. They require no ground preparation, leveling, or staking. When used with a eco-friendly suspension system, hammocks don’t affect the natural environment.

Needless to say, the smaller your "footprint" you leave in camp, the less likely you are to impact plants or wildlife.
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12 Tips: Don't Let Weather Conditions Hold You Back!

12 Tips: Don't Let Weather Conditions Hold You Back!

February 03, 2020 4 min read 0 Comments

Here are my top tips to stay warm and cozy on a chilly hike. It’s incredibly important to wear the right clothing and bring the right gear.
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Tips for Hiking More Effectively

Tips for Hiking More Effectively

February 03, 2020 3 min read 0 Comments

Hiking is arguably one of the most enjoyed activities to do outdoors, it's definitely one of mine! It also comes with a string of benefits too: lets you exercise, gets you in-tuned with nature, and builds a sense of camaraderie with your travel buddies.

However, this pleasurable activity can take a 180 degree turn for the worse if you have forgotten a few essentials at home.
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How to Handle Hiking Blisters

How to Handle Hiking Blisters

January 31, 2020 3 min read 0 Comments

I wanted to touch base with something that most of us hikers have experienced several times in our lives; the painfully annoying and inconvenient case of blisters.
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4 Exciting Benefits of Hiking

4 Exciting Benefits of Hiking

January 31, 2020 2 min read 0 Comments

Hiking offers you a string of incentives that a trip to your local gym just could not: fresh air, breathtaking views, the feel of nature around you. But those are not the only perks that hikers get...
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Hydrate Properly to Hike Optimally

Hydrate Properly to Hike Optimally

January 31, 2020 3 min read 0 Comments

In today's blog post, I'm going to share with you some information on how to properly hydrate yourself to hike safely, avoid altitude sickness, perform your best, and enjoy your hike!
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Tips For Hiking with Kids

Tips For Hiking with Kids

January 31, 2020 3 min read 0 Comments

Kids need to enjoy some time outdoors—a fun, healthy, out-of-the-house adventure. Camping is an awesome way to encourage them to value all the beauty and fun that nature has to offer.
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About The Founder + 10 Ways We Cut Costs to Save You $ on High Quality Outdoor Gear

About The Founder + 10 Ways We Cut Costs to Save You $ on High Quality Outdoor Gear

January 23, 2020 3 min read 0 Comments

I just wanted to thank you for entering our continuous monthly gear giveaways, tell you a short story about me, and let you know 10 ways we have cut non-product related costs so that you can buy from Hyke & Byke knowing that you are getting top quality gear for the best possible price.
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