Hacks and tips

Hacks and tips

Hiking with kids: Tips to make it fun and memorable

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Making hiking with kids fun and memorable involves careful planning, embracing the sense of adventure, and encouraging exploration and engagement with nature. By following these tips, you can create lasting memories and instill a love for the outdoors in your children that can last a lifetime.

Hiking hints and hacks

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As an experienced hiker, I’ve put together the top hiking hints for beginners so that you can get out there confidently too. It’s all about taking that first step out of your comfort zone and I promise you that you’ll be hooked.

Bushwalking during snake season

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From spring through to winter it is snake season in Australia and time to keep a constant eye out for our little slithery friends. When on the trail avoid hiking in areas where snakes are known to be.

Hacks for hiking up or down hills

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Shorten your stride when hiking up or down hills. Long strides are fine on flat terrain, but when going up or down, shorten your stride. A benefit of this technique when going downhill is that you’re less likely to slip and fall.

Carry water when hiking

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It consistently amazes me how many times I see people out for a walk or hike with nothing but the clothes they are wearing. If you run out of water, you have only a day or so to figure out a solution.