Feeling stuck inside now that fall is over? Winter may be cold and snowy, but don’t pack away your hiking boots for the season just yet. Hiking in winter is the perfect way to alleviate those winter blues and explore your favorite trails like you’ve never seem them before. Stay safe and warm with these 17 essential tips and advice for winter hiking for beginners.
The perfect daypack, or hiking backpack, is one of the most important pieces of gear a hiker owns. But with literally hundreds of daypacks and backpacks to pick from, how do you choose? Shopping for the best daypacks for women can be totally confusing, especially for a beginner hiker.