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My Barcelona backpacking mistakes

My Barcelona backpacking mistakes

Are you visiting Barcelona? Learn from my mistakes by reading these money saving tips for backpackers in Barcelona. Rated the most notable Beach City on the planet by National Geographic, Barcelona also boasts numerous museums, ...
How Not to Descend a Mountain

How Not to Descend a Mountain

Last weekend, a friend and I descended a steep, snow-covered slope on a 937m (3074ft) Scottish Munro. After climbing down through a number of steep crags, we hit a dead-end as night fell. Realising it was too dangerous to continue or reverse our steps in the dark, we spent the winter's night pe
Hiking Light - Boy Scout Ultralight Hiking is More Fun For Leaders and Scouts

Hiking Light - Boy Scout Ultralight Hiking is More Fun For Leaders and Scouts

Struggling through hikes with a heavy backpack can make a Boy Scout quickly lose enthusiasm about hiking. Keep your Scout happy by learning to pack ultralight.
Vasque Hiking Boots - Why Men and Women Love These Hiking Shoes

Vasque Hiking Boots - Why Men and Women Love These Hiking Shoes

Vasque hiking boots and shoes are great lightweight hiking shoes for day hikes, long backpacking trips and mountaineering. Whatever you do in the outdoors, there is a Vasque boot for you. The quality of hiking boot produced by Vasque footwear is up there with the best outdoors companies.
Grand Canyon Backpacking

Grand Canyon Backpacking

The most challenging and rewarding thing I have ever done in my life in three words: Grand Canyon backpacking Grand Canyon backpacking [http://www.justroughinit.com] comes in far before things that sound incredibly challenging. Like what you ...
What We Need to Look for When Buying Hiking Tents?

What We Need to Look for When Buying Hiking Tents?

The following tips would help to buy hiking tents: Choose appropriate camping tent based on your budget. Consider a good hiking tent, so that it can be used in the future years as well. Planning well before your hiking tour helps you to choose the right tent.
Eight New Zealand Hiking Trails for Your Bucket List

Eight New Zealand Hiking Trails for Your Bucket List

My take on the best of New Zealand hiking for your bucket list - with a lean towards the beautiful South Island. If you have a hiking bucket list then you need to add these to your list.
Backpacking Europe - Tips On Varying The Backpacking Routine

Backpacking Europe - Tips On Varying The Backpacking Routine

When you first arrive, you're ready for anything and full of energy, but as the weeks pass and you grow more and more tired, it's easy to fall into a routine. backpacking Europe, it's a great way to learn about yourself, see the world and broaden your horizons. When you first arrive,
Choosing the Perfect Backpack For Hiking

Choosing the Perfect Backpack For Hiking

One of the most important purchases you can make if you plan to hike, is your backpack. Your boots and your clothing is important, however, all of your gear is going to be stored on your back. It is imperative that you choose the right type of pack for your excursion and the right quality.
Backpacking Preparation

Backpacking Preparation

When going backpacking being prepared for dangers or emergencies is a must. There are certain supplies that will be necessary when going on this outdoor adventure. This article will list different items to bring while hiking in the wilderness.
5 Tips For Cheap Trekking in The Himalayas

5 Tips For Cheap Trekking in The Himalayas

Trekking in the Himalayas does not have to be very expensive. Without compromising your safety and still have a great trekking experience, cheap trekking in Himalaya is a great way to save money on your holiday and still have a once-in-a-lifetime adventure! You can easily do cheap trekking in Himala
Special Gear Considerations for Winter Backpacking

Special Gear Considerations for Winter Backpacking

backpacking in the winter is more difficult because of the challenges posed by extreme cold and snowy or icy conditions. Special gear is needed for your winter backpacking trip to be safe and enjoyable.
Experience the Best from a Backpacking Holiday

Experience the Best from a Backpacking Holiday

There's something about the idea of backpacking that screams adventure. Setting out into the world with nothing but a rucksack on your back and the cash in your wallet is a notion that appeals to ...
Four Reasons Why People Go Backpacking in Europe

Four Reasons Why People Go Backpacking in Europe

One of the most fun and most memorable traveling experiences is backpacking in Europe. Europe is just one of the perfect places to go backpacking. The backpacking traveler can definitely find a lot of options available in Europe that are not available in other continents. This is why, there is a sig
Easy Way to Search the Hiking Trails

Easy Way to Search the Hiking Trails

Hiking is the most challenging experience in which people like to test their own ability and see how far they can survive that entire long difficult journey. Hiking trails are a system used by community travel in less developed villages for recreational purposes.
Whistler Hikes - Top 5

Whistler Hikes - Top 5

Whistler has so many excellent hikes to choose from that it's often difficult to know where to start. From gentle, undulating walks through old growth forests, to challenging climbs up to awe-inspiring peaks, there is something for everyone. Here is my top five.
How to Pack a Backpacking Bag

How to Pack a Backpacking Bag

Many backpackers learn how to pack a backpack by trial and error. Some backpackers even spend months learning from their mistakes. A common problem is packing far too much. Experienced backpackers know how to pack right and how to avoid the discomfort of aching shoulders and back pain.
How Can You Create A Good Backpacking Checklist?

How Can You Create A Good Backpacking Checklist?

An effective backpacking checklist is just about the most crucial part of trip planning. If you are looking to take a backpacking trip, you have got to create a well thought out checklist of the ...
Camping Tent Maintenance For The Lazy

Camping Tent Maintenance For The Lazy

Tent maintenance has as much to do with your state of mind as anything else.If you buy a really nice high quality tent and take care of it, It will last you a lifetime and you can pass it down to your grandyung'uns.