hiking

Hiking in Latvia: Pēterezers Nature Trail

Hiking in Latvia: Pēterezers Nature Trail

Pēterezers Nature Trail is a highly recommended short hiking route in Latvia, Kurzeme region. In this post, you will learn why it can be an attractive place to visit not only for nature lovers but also for families and anyone who likes being outdoor.
Moreover, we will cover the essentials that you need to know before getting to the place.

Freehiking on a Baltic Coast: Ventspilis - Klaipėda

Freehiking on a Baltic Coast: Ventspils – Klaipėda

My name is Dainius, and I like to hike.
For me it is about minimal equipment, sleeping under the tarp, and heaving as much flexibility as possible. The trail is optional. Recently, I made a hiking from Ventspils pier to Klaipėda pier in four and a bit days covering 215+ km.
It is part of the official Baltic Coastal Hiking trail. This post contains all the information you will need to hike it.

Infographic: Best Hiking Routes in Europe

Infographic: Best Hiking Routes in Europe

Highly rated top 17 continental hiking trails marked in Europe. All of them have distance in kilometers and recommended hiking duration indicated. Pick the one which suits you best and get out for the real outdoor adventure! Read our blog to get more advice on how to pick up the right gear and travel in nature.

How To Travel Following Principles Of Leave No Trace

How To Travel Following Principles Of Leave No Trace

The amount of backpackers traveling into the wilderness is increasing every year. And more people are traveling in a back-country means that a greater impact is made on the plants and animals living in those environments.

Learning to the practice Leave No Trace (LNT) backpacking is one of the most important skills any backpacker can learn. Doing it right will minimize your impact on the environment and leave pristine wilderness areas for years to come.

Great Uncovered Health Benefits of Hiking

Great Uncovered Health Benefits of Hiking

Backpacking enables you to explore places, gain new experience, understand nature. Moreover, it brings various benefits to your health. We could talk about the exercise that you get, discipline of preparation, development of endurance and patience. However, probably the most impactful aspect being in nature – low-stress environment.   You might know a quote by …

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Basic Rules for Hiking With Kids

Basic Rules for Hiking With Kids

Hiking outside is full of surprises and it is a great way for children to use their imagination. Moreover, it is a fun and inexpensive way to play outside. Read our blog and learn more about what parents should know before getting into the woods with your children. For more stories please subscribe to our newsletter.

Important Tips for Choosing Hiking Backpack

Important Tips for Choosing Hiking Backpack

A comfortable backpack is an important thing to consider before you begin the remarkable adventure. Once you are on the way, the last you want to worry about is gear issues. Many people prioritize durability, but there are several more characteristics that we recommend to think about. The most important we will cover here.