Tag: hiking

100 What is the most efficient food to take a for a 12-15 day hiking trip? 2012-01-24T20:46:17.537

68 When hiking, why is the right of way given to people going up? 2016-12-20T21:58:11.310

49 Is ankle support a myth? 2016-09-16T07:43:24.893

48 How do you determine how long a hike will take? 2012-01-30T18:31:30.803

46 How do I make people not be afraid of me and my dogs? 2018-01-25T18:23:28.573

43 Is it better to wear one pair or two pairs of socks while hiking? 2012-02-09T13:49:30.977

40 What are some good tips and techniques for packing a backpack? 2012-01-24T20:16:37.677

40 FiveFingers or hiking boots? 2012-06-12T19:12:13.630

40 Will drinking lots of water in the day(s) prior to a long trek mean I will need less water on the trek? 2016-01-14T09:28:31.717

38 Backpacking or hiking in areas open to hunting 2012-01-31T22:16:51.450

37 If I'm caught in lightning above tree-line, what should I do? 2012-01-25T03:44:30.247

36 The outdoors, solitude and dealing with loneliness 2012-05-08T13:49:19.967

36 How to treat a severe allergic reaction while hiking? 2016-04-13T16:26:55.613

36 Mountaineering with a 6-year-old kid in winter 2016-11-16T10:40:29.147

36 Do I still need to hang my food if I have two large dogs? 2018-03-03T16:36:44.490

34 What is the point of hiking boots, versus any comfortable walking shoes? 2014-05-19T01:35:41.393

33 What is the fastest method to 'break in' full leather boots? 2012-01-24T20:09:44.473

32 Does hiking with a dog in bear country increase or decrease your risk of a bear encounter? 2012-01-25T03:29:05.607

32 What is this knee pain when going downhill? 2013-03-19T19:31:12.803

32 Dealing with rashes between thighs and around the groin 2013-08-01T14:32:57.313

30 How much water should be carried while hiking in the desert? 2012-01-25T00:45:37.073

30 How can I clear spiderwebs in my path while hiking? 2016-09-05T14:59:02.623

29 Handling feminine hygiene on multiple-month treks? 2012-02-03T02:46:45.697

29 Modern equivalent of a flare gun? 2017-04-24T22:42:06.997

28 Is it offensive to "just hike" on a pilgrim's path? 2016-05-04T05:39:53.917

26 Why do shin splints happen? 2012-01-27T16:45:02.983

26 Pressing the knee while ascending 2015-02-15T10:21:27.227

26 Any reason to carry a mug outside of the backpack? 2016-02-15T10:46:00.853

25 Is there a definitive list of the tallest mountains in the world that require little or no mountaineering experience? 2012-01-26T13:06:13.670

25 How to keep water cold in hot weather? 2012-01-31T22:06:43.037

25 What clothing would be appropriate for hiking in -18°C with up to 30 km/hr wind? 2012-02-03T22:17:12.497

25 How to stay clean on a multi-day hike? 2012-02-10T17:31:15.493

25 Hiking: How to start? 2015-08-12T21:24:00.953

25 Meeting an unknown snake on the trail; what is the best thing to do? 2015-12-03T01:52:18.550

25 How to Shoo away a stubborn Stray Dog/Dogs who decides to tag along with you on a hike? 2015-12-11T10:52:34.923

25 What should I do about large trash left by others on USFS land? 2016-04-06T13:27:09.200

25 Possible diet to avoid/delay defecation 2016-04-11T06:16:46.173

24 What do you risk when you ignore blisters and carry on walking? 2013-07-11T18:01:26.960

23 Do I need any technical skills to climb Kilimanjaro? 2012-01-26T04:30:36.520

23 Why don't we apply the principles of layering when it comes to pants? 2012-12-07T12:47:57.190

23 How to hike without constantly looking down 2015-06-19T01:10:59.017

23 What is Fast Packing? 2016-06-13T21:54:40.653

22 What do I need to look for in good, quality hiking boots? 2012-01-24T22:17:20.490

22 What do you do if you see a cougar? 2012-01-26T04:42:25.113

22 Is there a protective substance, like an epoxy, I can use on my feet so I can backpack barefoot? 2012-02-02T01:51:36.147

22 What is a buff? 2012-02-04T18:53:48.177

22 A little bit of acclimatisation or no acclimatisation at all? 2012-04-26T22:01:59.550

22 What types of resources are best for identifying trees while hiking? 2012-06-21T16:41:36.433

22 Am I packing too much for a 2-3 day hike in the forests? 2016-06-04T19:16:45.080

21 How do I avoid leeches? 2012-01-25T05:12:56.427

21 Raw meat on hikes 2012-02-01T17:27:22.320

21 Does packing boots with newspaper make them dry faster? 2013-10-21T12:57:55.960

21 When should you carry a firearm when hiking/trekking? 2014-09-26T20:33:45.113

21 How can I vet a hiking partner without potential hard feelings? 2015-02-14T18:48:38.013

21 How can I recognize a game trail? 2016-01-27T15:09:32.487

21 What to do when a moose blocks the trail? 2016-06-30T17:58:23.750

21 Reacting to a bee attack 2016-12-28T12:19:09.537

20 Synthetic vs Down sleeping bags? 2012-01-26T04:56:41.753

20 First time camping, need advice 2012-02-02T21:16:06.153

20 How to apply duct tape and mole skin to prevent blisters? 2013-07-22T14:41:25.377

20 Walking up the slopes. To walk brisk or to walk slow? 2013-11-19T06:49:26.730

20 How to store a backpack while sleeping? 2014-01-04T02:08:29.887

20 Climbing Kilimanjaro for a newbie 2014-09-16T11:35:19.103

19 Washing clothes on long hikes 2012-01-25T18:14:21.403

19 What are some good games to play with children on hikes? 2012-04-23T21:31:06.650

19 Are bears attracted by Lotions and Perfumes? 2013-10-30T11:39:23.100

19 How do I help people enjoy camping/hiking (like I do!)? 2015-06-04T18:45:39.687

19 Does a life-straw replace my water while hiking? 2016-03-29T06:21:33.203

19 How to deal with dogs on public hiking trails? 2017-01-30T15:32:57.633

18 What is the difference between men's and women's hiking boots? 2012-01-25T12:26:09.443

18 Where are good places to look for water sources when I have run out on a multi-day hike? 2012-01-31T15:26:34.847

18 What are the key features to look for in mobile device apps for hiking/camping? 2012-03-07T19:08:58.683

18 Painful leather hiking boots - persevere or give up? 2014-03-13T14:01:52.760

18 Maintaining a Mountain Hut 2014-07-15T09:52:09.197

18 Why is it tiring to "keep down" with a slower person on a walk or hike? 2016-03-31T22:49:18.963

18 How to keep small rocks and stones out of hiking boots? 2016-09-01T10:46:57.333

18 How to empty bowels before a hike 2017-02-13T10:17:25.883

17 How precise is a pedometer for estimating on a backpacking trip? 2014-05-10T21:04:55.187

17 Altitude sickness when going from sea level to 14,000 ft (4,200m) in a single day 2014-08-01T19:05:34.160

17 How to walk as a roped party on a glacier? 2014-10-28T09:18:58.133

17 What are the primary considerations when trekking across the Olympic National Park, Greece including a summit of Mount Olympus? 2015-01-02T09:16:30.640

17 How should I traverse fields with horses in? 2015-02-13T11:39:30.677

17 What's the purpose of dog boots? 2015-12-16T08:48:08.733

16 How should you wash clothes after exposure to poison oak/ivy/sumac? 2012-01-30T22:17:29.330

16 How do I prevent rocks or sand from getting in my boots? 2012-07-17T20:47:00.550

16 How to properly lace hiking boots? 2012-09-19T14:25:00.483

16 What makes nylon an effective material for hiking pants? 2012-12-08T22:32:18.487

16 At what point do I need snow goggles or glacier glasses when hiking? 2013-08-18T21:53:02.787

16 How to prepare for and survive wildfire? 2013-08-23T00:53:09.633

16 Splitting up weight hiking as a couple/mixed gender group 2013-09-06T23:27:05.997

16 How to deal with unethical campers? 2015-08-11T06:05:35.033

16 Is it ok to wear hiking shoes on street conditions? 2015-10-23T10:44:23.677

15 How do I read a topographic map? 2012-01-28T14:34:31.643

15 Good resources for information about hiking trails near Boston 2012-02-09T15:05:07.377

15 What practical issues do I need to be aware of when hiking or camping on my own? 2012-05-08T16:27:17.390

15 Formula for rough amount of water to carry on hike? 2012-06-01T15:44:39.493

15 Long or short sleeves on a hike in the Desert? 2012-06-07T22:10:02.563

15 Material of shirt for desert hiking 2012-06-07T22:12:24.247

15 How should I correctly use poles and other equipment to avoid back pain on long hikes? 2012-09-21T20:40:57.417