Backpacking in the Desert. А Full Guide

Backpacking in the Desert
(Last Updated: May 7, 2019)

Do you know why people fear hiking in deserts? They assume that the desert is dangerous, full of poisonous snakes, and completely inhospitable. This is not entirely true. Deserts have a unique ecosystem, rare plants and wildlife, and breathtaking landscapes and rocks. In fact, desert hiking can be a rewarding adventure that will stay in … Read moreBackpacking in the Desert. А Full Guide

Using Your Phone as a GPS Device While Backpacking

Using Your Phone as a GPS Device While Backpacking
(Last Updated: May 7, 2019)

Are you planning a hike and are wondering how you will navigate through the woods? Worry not. Times have changed. You no longer need physical maps or compasses. What you need is probably right on your hand as you read this—that’s your phone. This is how it works. Your phone is capable of receiving information … Read moreUsing Your Phone as a GPS Device While Backpacking

How to Avoid Tick Bites while Hiking and Camping?

How to Avoid Tick Bites while Hiking and Camping
(Last Updated: April 25, 2019)

Believe it all not, ticks are everywhere. However, it is well known that they prefer areas such as long grassy trails, shrubs, warm moist ground, and the woody areas. If you are not careful enough, these tiny, bloodsucking beings can ruin your whole camping experience. This article comes to your rescue: we will equip you … Read moreHow to Avoid Tick Bites while Hiking and Camping?