Top Ten hiking Articles

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Here are the top ten articles for the Hiking & Backpacking Site! These rankings are live and get reset at the beginning of each month, so check back often to see what your fellow visitors are most interested in!

1. Hiking First Aid Kit - The Essentials
If there's one thing you learn when hiking, it's that accidents happen. Here's the essential list of first aid items you should have with you on every hike.

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3. 6 Ways of the Camino de Santiago
We tend to choose a Way of Saint James because of the time we have, the landscape, or the difficulty of the journey. Here are brief descriptions of six popular Ways of Saint James or Caminos to Santiago.

4. Benefits of Hiking Poles
Hiking poles are not as popular in America as they are in other places around the world. I’d like to encourage you to give them a try. They offer lots of benefits to walkers, hikers, and trekkers.

5. 11 Ways to Prepare to Walk the Camino de Santiago
Here are 11 tips to help you prepare for an extensive hike.

6. New Hiking Boot Tips
On the hunt for new hiking boots? Here are 6 tips, plus a little advice, on picking your next pair.

7. Day Trip Checklist
Know the basics to carry in your backpack for a day hike.

8. Choose High Tech Hiking Clothes
No matter what your favorite name brand clothing for hiking might be, you'll get more bang for your buck with modern technology fabrics that keep you cool, bug free, and your skin undamaged by the sun.

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10. Hiking 101

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