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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 ...
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.
How to Start Hiking - About.com
Hiking is as simple as putting one foot in front of the other. That's a big part of its appeal. Without expensive equipment or long-distance travel, hiking delivers a ...
Best GPS Devices for Hiking - Review - About.com
Here are the top five handheld GPS devices for hiking and backpacking from Garmin, Magellan, DeLorme, and more.
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 ...
Cinque Terre, Italy - Hiking Trails Guide - Europe Travel - About.com
An illustrated guide to walking the Cinque Terre and its well traveled hiking trails, the most famous of which is the Via Dell'Amore, an easy trail along the sea.
Best Hiking GPS Apps - About.com
We review and rate the five best GPS apps for hiking, backpacking, trails, and parks. Makers include Trimble, MotionX, National Geographic, and more.
The Best Long Hikes in the Drakensberg Mountains, KwaZulu-Natal ...
I often contend when hiking in the Drakensberg that I am not having fun unless I am lost. These three, my three best longer hikes in the Drakensberg (actually ...
What's in my hiking emergency kit - About.com
Every hiker should carry an emergency kit. Exactly what your kit includes will vary depending on where you're hiking, your skill level, and your comfort level.