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Geocaching 101: How to Get Started and Find Your First Cache

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Introduction Geocaching, a global treasure hunt, is a thrilling and adventurous outdoor activity that has been sweeping the globe. It involves the use of a GPS device or a geocaching app to find hidden caches, often referred to as ‘geocaches’. These are usually waterproof caches which could be anything from small, subtle objects to larger… Continue reading Geocaching 101: How to Get Started and Find Your First Cache

The Most Famous Hikers and Their Legacies

Many people believe that hiking, especially thru-hiking is meant for ultra-athletes and people who are fitter and stronger than average humans. However, some of the most famous hikers we have ever known were just ordinary people with high ambitions. Despite enormous challenges, these people accomplished what many consider impossible. Some of them wanted a fresh… Continue reading The Most Famous Hikers and Their Legacies

25 of the Best Hiking Documentaries and Outdoor Movies

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The COVID-19 pandemic has been tough on passionate travelers. Social distancing and self-isolation can quickly become boring, which is particularly true for hikers and people who love the outdoors. Watching great outdoors or hiking movies is one way of keeping in touch with the hobby. But these movies are not just to pass some time.… Continue reading 25 of the Best Hiking Documentaries and Outdoor Movies

An Overview of Common Hiking Terms, Trail Lingo and Backpacking Jargon

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Like other outdoor activities and hobbies, hiking has its own set of terms, acronyms, and jargon. This unique vocabulary can make it intimidating for newcomers to join conversations and read articles about hiking and backpacking. Whether at camp around a bonfire or when meeting fellow hikers on the trail, knowing some common hiking terms can… Continue reading An Overview of Common Hiking Terms, Trail Lingo and Backpacking Jargon

25 of the Best Outdoor Adventure & Hiking Books of all Time

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You probably have read all the thrilling and exciting books in your favorite bookshop. Read all the outdoor adventure books recommended by your friends. But, did you know that there are some books you might have just missed? And are a must-try before your next getaway? We have compiled a list of 25 of the… Continue reading 25 of the Best Outdoor Adventure & Hiking Books of all Time

25 Hiking Quotes That Will Inspire You to Go Outside Into Nature

Nothing quite inspires as much to go out into nature as a beautiful quote about the outdoors. If you’ve been confined to your home by COVID-19 lockdowns it might be hard to remember how it feels to be out there on the trail. Thankfully in many regions trails are opening back up and you might… Continue reading 25 Hiking Quotes That Will Inspire You to Go Outside Into Nature

Scouting: How to Inspire a Lifelong Passion for the Outdoors

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Introduction Welcome to a journey that’s more than just camping trips and earning badges. Scouting, a profound movement that began in early 20th-century America, has evolved into a global phenomenon with a reach that extends far beyond the local council and over 50 million members worldwide. It’s a value-based educational system designed to instill ethical… Continue reading Scouting: How to Inspire a Lifelong Passion for the Outdoors