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Looking for a hiking spot in California? Here are 5 of the best!

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While planning a hike, long or short, you will want to make sure that you have all of the right items to stay safe; such as water, food, clothes, emergency kits, and any other supplies you may need to maximize and enjoy your time. Here are some additional tips to prepare for your next hike and stay safe on the trails. Organize When you begin packing, it is important to stay organized. It will make your hike much more enjoyable. Make the items you will be using frequently the most easily accessible by packing them near the top of your...

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Knowing what to do and how to handle any situation while out in the wilderness in imperative to staying safe, whether you are hiking, backpacking, biking or camping. Here are 5 tips everyone should know to stay safe as you hit the trails. Light a fire Knowing how to light a fire is extremely important in just about any situation and can be very useful. It is impossible to know when the weather may take a turn for the worse, so having the skill of being able to spark a flame in unpleasant conditions is key.     Be aware of...

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5 Hiking Tips Mindset It is important to go into every hike, no matter how difficult it may be, with a good mindset and a positive attitude. With any negativity it becomes easy to have the urge to quit, so try to get rid of any of those negative thoughts and stresses before you even begin your hike. Keep your backpack light A backpack that is too heavy can make your hike seem a lot more difficult than it actually is and it can make the trip very unenjoyable. Try to avoid this by keeping your pack light. Some ways...

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Tip 1: Bring the right gear. Here are some of the most important items that you will not want to leave home on your next trip: Tent Sleeping bags Pillows First aid kit Sharp knife Water bottles Matches/Fire starter Flashlights Socks Raingear Trash bags There is always more gear that you can bring, but these are the essentials to ensure preparedness and make the most out of your trip. Tip 2: Bring the right clothes on your camping trip. If you plan on camping during the cooler months, layer up. It is also always nice being able to add and remove layers...

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