Great Snacks For Hiking - Dehydrated Fruit

Great Snacks For Hiking – Dehydrated Fruit

Dehydrating fruit has been going on for centuries. Before people had dehydrators, they preserved their fruit by drying it out on the sun. Who doesn’t like sun dried tomatoes in olive oil for example? Some cultures even wrapped their food in leaves and buried it under the hot sand. If you preserved enough, it could keep you going through a … Read More

How to Wash A Sleeping Bag / Expert Advice

How to Wash A Sleeping Bag / Expert Advice

On average, we probably wash our sleeping bags once every three months, but it really depends how much they’ve been used and more importantly, in what conditions they have been used in. Most of the time sleeping bags will just need a spot wash where you simply take a sponge to your sleeping bag rubbing the dirty area, however if … Read More

This is The Only Way To Stop Condensation In Your Tent

This is The Only Way To Stop Condensation In Your Tent

It’s difficult enough to have a good night’s sleep in a tent, but it’s even worse when you wake up in a tent lying in a pool of water. You can feel like you’ve hardly slept at all. Hardly the preparation needed for a long hike. The good news, however, is that your tent doesn’t have leak. It is most … Read More

Hiking, Trekking or Walking Poles – How To Choose?

Hiking, Trekking or Walking Poles – How To Choose?

If you’re going to be doing any sort of walking in the countryside, you need to get yourself a set of Hiking, Trekking or Walking Poles.  The benefits of walking through the countryside with a set of walking poles are endless.  It doesn’t matter whether you’re walking through the snow, up a mountain or up a hill, they reduce impact … Read More