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Hiking Tips 5

Wednesday, July 6th, 2011

Make sure to use sunblock and bring sunglasses.  Once you are above the treeline, the sun can be quite intense.

Hiking Tips 4

Wednesday, July 6th, 2011

Bring enough water for your hike.  With warm weather, a hiker needs a gallon of water for a day-long hike.

Hiking Tips 3

Wednesday, July 6th, 2011

Always carry a navigation tool.  A compass is an inexpensive option.  A GPS is a more expensive, but possibly more useful, tool.

Hiking Tips 2

Wednesday, July 6th, 2011

Always be prepared for changing weather when hiking.

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