Tuesday, April 12, 2011
Rating: *** This article describes what to consider and bring when going on a hiking trip whether it be a short hike or a multi-day expedition. First you want to make plans on where you going to hike; how far you want to hike, rest stops and how long you plan on being out in the woods. Analyze the terrain, know what to expect when you are going hiking. Some hiking trips will require different equipment . Then, you should heck up on the weather because you dont want to be stuck out in a dangerous storm, or if you do end up being stuck you should be prepared for the worst, "If you fail to plan, then you plan to fail" . Then you should figure out what you want to bring and try to minimize the amout of weight you will carry when hiking. Proper preparation is nescessary for a fun safe trip. This article makes me more aware of what to think about when i plan for a hiking trip. I will be able to make sure that i pack efficiently and correctly to ensure a fun, safe trip.