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A bandaged hiker's foot after getting blisters on the trail. Find out how to prevent blisters when hiking, and how to treat blisters on the trail.
Hiking Tips

How to Prevent Blisters When Hiking

A few weeks ago I went on my first backpacking trip of the year. I wore the same boots and socks as I usually do… but I got a few blisters anyway! WTF?!? It made me realize that even…

Mountains reflected in a lake on a quiet hiking trail. Don't like crowds? Here are 15 ways to avoid crowded hiking trails.
Hiking Tips

15 Ways to Avoid Crowded Hiking Trails

If you’ve been out on the trails in the last few years you’ve probably noticed something: it’s crowded out there. Hiking has really grown in popularity recently. Some people point to Instagram, others say it’s just part of a…

Advice Hiking Tips

Tips for Hiking in Hot Weather

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