Author: Erick Musambi

are yaktrax good for running

Are Yaktrax Good for Running?

Yaktrax are strap-on metal spikes that are designed to pierce through ice and hard snow which provides you more traction when running. Also known as “ice cleats,” these are affixed to a shoe or a boot with small spikes underneath. These are used to avoid sliding on slippery surfaces when […]

is andorra good for skiing

Is Andorra Good for Skiing?

If Andorra is on your list of ski destinations to check out, don’t miss our round up of the best resorts below. You’ll discover which places have the best nightlife, most terrain and ease of access to make your trip a success. Before we get into the details though, I […]

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Is Bulgaria Good For Skiing?

If you are looking for a ski destination in Europe that’s truly unique and outside of the biggest and most popular areas of the Alps, take a look at Bulgaria! So, is Bulgaria good for skiing? Bulgaria is a fantastic destination for skiing. It’s greatest attribute is it’s wonderfully sunny […]

are timberland boots good for hiking

Are Timberland Boots Good for Hiking?

I think we are all familiar with the classic yellow Timberland brand boots. In fact, they are one of the most popular boots of all time. However, you may see them being worn more often at the local shopping mall than out on the trails. Or maybe you already own […]

are duck boots good for hiking

Are Duck Boots Good for Hiking?

It may be tempting to see if you can go on your next hike with a pair of duck boots. Perhaps, this is the only shoe you have that is somewhat waterproof. So, the question is – Are duck boots good for hiking? Duck boots are not good for hiking. […]

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Phoenix Arizona Mountains: The 10 Best Hikes

The mountains surrounding Phoenix, Arizona are a beautiful feature of the city skyline, and you can explore them the next time you’re searching for an adventure in the metro area. Known for its moderate winters, Phoenix is the perfect place for those looking to spend a pleasant day outdoors. Add […]

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10 Best Waterfall Hikes near Portland, Oregon

Whether you are looking for the best hikes with a waterfall or just any hiking trail that is simply worth exploring, look no further than Portland to satisfy your thirst for adventure. Known for its amiable summers and cool, rainy winters, Portland is a great place for anyone who wants […]

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10 Best National Park Day Hikes: Western U.S.

The absolute best National Park day hikes are almost all found within the western United States. If you want jaw dropping views and absolutely stunning natural formations, the National Parks are the place to be. Enjoy browsing the list below, and let us know if we’ve missed anything else that […]

what are the types of hiking

What Are The Different Types of Hiking?

How many different types of hiking are there? The answer is three, and each comes with specific challenges and has different requirements. However, if done properly, this pastime can be quite fulfilling and invigorating. Whether you prefer a simple walk in the woods or a grueling trek across a mountainous […]

how hard is ice climbing

How Hard Is Ice Climbing?

Ice climbing is only as hard as you think it is. I learned that the hard way when I found myself climbing my first ice covered mountain and even a gorgeous (albeit treacherous) frozen waterfall! The terrain is ever-changing, which is what makes ice climbing such a challenging activity. Ice […]