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Hiking Guide Main Page - Advice, Gear, and Tips
From how to dress and what to carry, to where (and when) to go: We cover everything you need to know about hiking.
Catalina Island Hiking - California Travel - About.com
Day hike permits are free and available from the Catalina Conservancy at 125 Claressa Avenue, where they also sell trail maps. They're also available at the ...
How to Start Hiking - About.com
Hit the trail with these tips on how to start hiking. You'll find advice about hiking equipment and clothing, where to find trails, and how to build up your skills.
Essential Hiking Gear Every Beginner Needs - About.com
No matter what kind of hiker you are -- obsessive overpacker or ultralight -- you won't get far without these four essentials.
Hiking Basics for Beginners - Categories and Links - About.com
New to hiking? No problem -- we'll cover everything you need to know right here, from getting the right hiking gear to planning and pulling off your first outdoor ...
Best GPS Devices for Hiking - Review - GPS Reviews - About.com
Here are the top five handheld GPS devices for hiking and backpacking from Garmin, Magellan, DeLorme, and more.
How to Hike in the Rain -- and Enjoy It! - Hiking - About.com
Hiking in the rain doesn't have to be a miserable experience. The key is to dress properly, pack properly, and bring the right comfort items.
10 Tips for Responsible Hiking - About.com
Learn how to be a low-impact hiker with these 10 tips for hiking responsibly. Simple steps will reduce your impacts and help protect the environment and the trail ...
How to Handle Exposed Terrain on a Hike - Hiking - About.com
Some of the most spectacular hiking trails have exposed sections, where the consequences of a fall can be severe. Handling such terrain isn't just a physical ...
Best Spas For Hiking - About.com
Looking for a spa with great hiking? These spas won't disappoint. Not only will their guided hikes pump up your heart rate, they'll take you through some ...