Australia’s Hiking and Bushwalking Blog

Welcome to the Trail Hiking Australia Hiking and Bushwalking Blog. A resource filled with tips and tricks, information relating to skills, safety, trip preparation and navigation. Find out more about the gear you need for hiking as well as how to care for it effectively.

All the resources you need for your next adventure.

A-Beginner’s-Guide-To-Hiking

A Beginner’s Guide To Hiking

Want to go Hiking but don't know where to start? This beginners guide to hiking can help you prepare for
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Zorali Recycled Venture Pants

Zorali Recycled Venture Pants

If you haven’t heard of Zorali, they are an Aussie brand committed to being a leader on the path towards
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How to spot and treat heat exhaustion

Heat Exhaustion and Hiking Heat exhaustion can occur when you have inadequate or unbalanced replacement of fluids caused by physical
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dehydration

How to Spot and Treat Mild Dehydration

Keeping hydrated during any hike is crucial as exertion makes you susceptible to dehydration, which is potentially dangerous.
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Stop the Falls to Hotham Crossing Development

Stop the Falls to Hotham Crossing Development in Victoria

It is vital we raise our collective voices to halt the $34M Falls to Hotham Crossing development before it is
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Trail Etiquette

Following a few interesting experiences on the trail, I came to realise that a lot of people have either forgotten
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SOARTD Trail Hiking Australia

SOARTD Minimalist High Performance Outdoor Clothing

SOARTD claim to be passionate about producing higher quality, better performing clothes that are more durable and that effortlessly coordinate,
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Plan to Survive Your Hike Trail Hiking Australia

Plan to Survive Your Hike

We don't all have to be experts to be safe in the bush. Here's how to Plan to Survive Your
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SV Topographic Maps

SV Topographic Maps

I can say without question that our SV Topographic Map provided us with the knowledge and confidence to get-it-right the first
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Hiking With Your Dog

Discover Hiking With Your Dog: Essential Tips & Gear

If you hike often, there are undoubtably moments where you catch yourself wishing your furry goofball was by your side.
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5 Common Mistakes Hikers Make with Australian Snakes

Five common mistakes first-time hikers make when dealing with Australian snakes, and what to do instead to stay safe and
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Adventure Photography Tips

Adventure Photography Tips: I’ve tried to look at some equally important & often overlooked aspects of photographing the outdoors that
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How to Find Water on a Hike

How to Find Water on a Hike

Regardless of where you are in the wilderness, water is your most valuable commodity. If you have a good supply
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Rail-Trails

Rail Trails

Rail trails are shared-use paths recycled from abandoned railway corridors. They can be used for walking, cycling and horse riding.
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Michael Lee Accessible Hikes Trail Hiking Australia

Accessible Hikes in Australia

Through your generous donation (in honour of Michael Lee) we have been able to identify accessible hikes and walkways throughout
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Merino Wool: The Best Clothing For Hiking

Merino Wool: The Best Clothing For Hiking

Most of the clothing we wear day to day is made from cotton. So why is Merino Wool the best
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