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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. 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.
2. Ranger Confidential Book Review
A review of Andrea Lankford's book Ranger Confidential: living, working, and dying in the national parks.
3. Let Someone Know Where You Are
Learn from my example, no matter how easy or complex your hike, be sure to let someone know where you are and have a plan if you don't check in with them.
4. Day Trip Checklist
Know the basics to carry in your backpack for a day hike.
5. First Aid Kit Essentials
Every hiker should carry a small, lightweight, first aid kit. You can buy one or make your own following this suggested list.
6. 8 Tips for Choosing a Backpack
Tips for choosing your next backpack.
7. 11 Ways to Prepare to Walk the Camino de Santiago
Here are 11 tips to help you prepare for an extensive hike.
8. New Hiking Boot Tips
On the hunt for new hiking boots? Here are 6 tips, plus a little advice, on picking your next pair.
9. Hike Rating System
Iíve adopted the following hike descriptions from the various parks Iíve hiked, including the Red Rock Canyon Conservation Area in Nevada. Once you get to know your own abilities, you can plan your hikes with confidence.
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