Hyke & Byke Blog

Summer is just around the corner! Have you planned your summer trip yet? If you're planning to go out of the country,  you better make sure that you have your valid passport with you, unless you want to start your summer adventure with a hassle. Imagine this: Your wanderlust is itching, you are all worked-up for a trip that is only a couple of days away, your bags are packed and ready, and your flight and hotel have been already booked....
Hi! How are you? Have you done any summer hiking trips yet? We have! And let me tell you this: whenever we're indoors or outdoors, there's only one thing that can make the experience extra enjoyable; food! However, in the wilderness, one of the ubiquitous organisms you’re going to see are animals. And just like you, they are also attracted to your food. Bears, rodents, and other animals will chew right through your backpack for any morsel of food that they can...
How are you? Summer is fast approaching! Now is the time to plan some fun summer trips with your friends and family. Here at Hyke & Byke, we love to try and summit a few Colorado 14ers each year during the summer. To safely summit these peaks and capture those stunning views there are definitely some things you need to know. In the paragraphs below I'm going to share with you some information on how to properly hydrate yourself to...
How was your sleep last night? We hope you had a good one. :) Please keep in mind to always rest to your body's needs despite your busy schedules.Sleeping is definitely an essential part of your day, regardless of whether your in the comforts of your own home or out there on a backpacking trip, because it gives your body a chance to recharge and regenerate. Camping has a string of perks that comes along with it, but it also requires...
Hiking is arguably one of the most enjoyed activities to do outdoors. 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. The best way to ensure that you’d be a happy camper all throughout the trek is to be ready and...
I wanted to introduce you all to our newest brand ambassadors: Jordan Zirretta and Bryan Martin. I thought about writing out their story and let you in on their newest adventure, but I decided to let them tell it for themselves. Here it is:A few years back, Jordan and I worked together at a Christian Worldview Conference out in the Rockies of Colorado. After getting to know him and realizing that he and I both had a passion for adventure, I...