If you're thinking about taking up hiking, but have spent the past few months taking little or no exercise, then the first thing you'll need to do before you set off on your first hike is to get into shape. Walking is clearly going to use your legs and you might ...
May 29, 2018Tina
Even the most seasoned campers was once a beginner. Face it, we all have to learn sometime. So, we have put together these useful tips so that a beginner camper can come up the learning curve a little faster. Maybe this information will help you to avoid some painful experiences, ...
May 27, 2018Tina
Pack and Equipment There are two basic pack types, internal and external frame. The internal frame pack has superseded the external frame as the most popular type, though both have their pros and cons. One of the advantages of the internal frame is that it is less to "snagging" if you are hiking ...
May 23, 2018Tina
When mountain bikes first began to become popular is quite common to hear both non-cyclists and people who had been riding road bikes for years asking why. After all, except for the most expensive models, mountains bikes are often quite heavy and clunky, and along, (with a few exceptions), most ...
May 20, 2018Tina
Riding a mountain bike can very well be a dangerous ordeal. But you can not replace the adrenaline rush from going uphill and downhill afterwards! That feeling must come from riding with your "life on the edge". However, one should always pay attention to the specific techniques when mountain biking, ...
May 17, 2018Tina
Hiking is fun and good exercise. You get to leave the stresses of city life and rejuvenate your spirit in nature. However, there are potential hazards on the trail and the unexpected can happen. Here are a few commonsense tips to help you prepare for any incident and make your hiking ...
May 14, 2018Tina
Trout fishing remains to be one of the most loved past times in the US as well as in Canada and other parts of the world. Trout fishing has been passed on as a family tradition and remains a part of the American culture. Most men love to fish trout ...
May 11, 2018Tina
The beautiful weather is calling and you like the idea of going out on the water in a small boat. You've heard paddling a kayak or canoe can be fun and not too difficult for a beginner. But, where to start? We spoke with two experts -- Paul Klonowski, ...
May 10, 2018Tina
Summer is the perfect time to pack a sleeping bag, pitch a tent, and thrust yourself into the great outdoors. But the great outdoors is often a lot more dangerous than the great indoors. Here are some tips to follow to ensure that you have a safe, happy, and healthy ...
May 8, 2018Tina
Mountain biking, like many sports, has a variety of equipment to choose from. The question is, "How do you know what kind of bike you should buy?" In order to make the right choice, you need to know what the different types of mountain bikes are, what they are designed for, ...
May 6, 2018Tina