Hiking tips

Spring is here! Hiking adventures await! Hiking tips and more…

Put on your boots and hit the trails Before heading out on your next big hike, be sure to check out these Hudson Valley hiking tips. We’ve got everything from expert advice to personal stories of local trails, so you’ll be prepared with the knowledge you need to have an amazing time on your hike! […]

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The Allegheny 100 hiking challenge returns in June | News

The Allegheny National Forest Chapter of the North Country Trail Association will host the annual Allegheny 100 (A-100) hiking challenge June 10-12. The A-100 is not a race, but an individual challenge of endurance, determination and resilience. Hikers can choose to complete 100 miles, 75 miles, 50 miles, or 25 miles in 50 hours. This […]

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The Allegheny 100 hiking challenge returns in June | Sports

The Allegheny National Forest Chapter of the North Country Trail Association will host the annual Allegheny 100 (A-100) Hiking Challenge June 10-12, 2022. The A-100 is not a race, but an individual challenge of endurance, determination and resilience. Hikers can choose to complete 100 miles, 75 miles, 50 miles, or 25 miles in 50 hours. […]

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5 Hiking Essentials Every Trekking Enthusiast Should Have

Hiking is a very satisfying pastime but, unfortunately, not always the safest. After all, what you’re doing is basically braving the trail away from the conveniences of modern civilization. Such an environment means you need to be as prepared as possible for whatever nature might throw at you. The experience here is worth its weight […]

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California family deaths while hiking: Unsent text and desperate phone calls detail family’s final moments

CNN — Family selfies, nature photos, an unanswered text and multiple calls that were never connected detail the last hours a California couple and their child died on a hiking trail near Yosemite in last August. Jonathan Gerrish, Ellen Chung and their 1-year-old daughter, Miju, died of hyperthermia, the condition of having a high body […]

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California family who died on hiking trail tried to call for help, sheriff says

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First responders share hiking advice after man falls 15ft from Southington Mountain

SOUTHINGTON, Conn. (WTNH) – A man is recovering from serious injuries after falling 15ft while rock climbing this morning. Visitors from all over come to Southington Recreation Area to hike or rock climb. This was the case Saturday morning for a 27-year-old man from East Haven. According to first responders, the man had just started […]

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California parents who died while hiking were trying to save a child: report

through: Edited by Bobby Oler, Felicia Bolton Job : December 7, 2021 / 11:07 a.m. PST / Update: December 7, 2021 / 11:07 a.m. PST (NewsNation Now) – A new report has revealed that two California parents likely died trying to save their baby from extreme heat while the family was hiking in the Sierra […]

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Hike, Bike & Gay Outdoors

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Don’t change your voicemail as rescue teams warn of misleading social media posts

through: Rachel Skytta, Nexstar Multimedia Cable Job : October 26, 2021 / 12:51 p.m. PDT / Update: October 26, 2021 / 12:51 p.m. PDT DENVER (KDVRName) – Colorado search and rescue teams are responding to a viral social media post that they say perpetuates misleading information that could complicate their missions. The post officewhich has […]

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California family found dead on hiking trail killed by extreme heat, says sheriff – WKRG News 5

MARIPOSA, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) – A Northern California family found dead on a hiking trail in August died after overheating and running out of drinking water on a sunny August afternoon when temperatures reached 109 degrees Fahrenheit over steep mountain terrain, authorities said Thursday. According to Mariposa County Sheriff’s Department officials, the cause of death of […]

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What to know before hitting the trails

The annual summer solstice celebration atop Flattop Mountain in Anchorage, Alaska. Flattop is the most climbed peak in Alaska. June 20, 2012. Hikers are spoiled for choice in Alaska. From quick jaunts near urban centers to multi-day treks, the trail options abound. While some hikes require special gear, like crampons for a glacier hike or […]

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Beginner hiking tips to get you ready to hit the trails

Oith the arrival of autumn, we are settling into the ideal season for hiking. Not only are you enjoying the fresh air and changing leaves, but you’re also getting some exercise. With the pandemic limiting the number of activities we can do, interest in hiking is skyrocketing – Google searches for open hiking trails have […]