Hiking

The Best Dehydrated Backpacking Meals

The Best Dehydrated Backpacking Meals

It’s simple.  Fresh air + sunshine + the outdoors + miles on a hiking trail = End of Day Replenishment.   We have put together a simple, yet comprehensive list of the best backpacking foods. Whether an easy eat as you go hiking snack, or an end of the day backpacking...

Everest Base Camp Trek: 10 Questions Asked & Answered

Everest Base Camp Trek: 10 Questions Asked & Answered

Yes, you are correct, there are probably thousands of people who have written about their EBC Trek experience. I’m sure much of what is written is truthful, while some, probably not. We at Prep4Travel are not here to feed you lies. We completed the EBC Trek and have...

Inca Trail Hike: 10 Questions Asked & Answered

Inca Trail Hike: 10 Questions Asked & Answered

There are thousands of people who have written about their Machu Picchu Hike experiences. I’m sure much of what is written is truthful, while some, probably not. We at Prep4Travel are not here to lead you astray. We completed the Inca Trail Hike, and have put together...

How To Find the Best Hiking Groups Near Me

How To Find the Best Hiking Groups Near Me

Hiking is a terrific outdoor activity that’s good for the body and mind, and there’s no experience necessary. If you can walk, you can hike! Hiking is like taking a long walk outdoors, in the wilderness or countryside. Typically, hiking follows a marked, unpaved trail...

The Best Winter Hiking Boots for Women

The Best Winter Hiking Boots for Women

A winter hike can be a magical experience. However, it only takes one lousy pair of boots to spoil the entire trip. The best winter hiking boots for women are warm, durable, and comfortable enough for long periods of wear in harsh, taxing conditions. Below, we’ll take...

Best Rucking Backpacks

Best Rucking Backpacks

If you take your outdoor fun seriously, you need a reliable rucking backpack that can carry all of your gear and allows you to get into peak shape as quickly as possible. Rucking backpacks are a play on the military term “rucksack,” or backpacks that you wear while...

The Best Roll Top Backpacks

The Best Roll Top Backpacks

Are you looking for a more durable backpack that can withstand inclement weather changes, all the while securing everything you need in one large compartment? Well, you’re in for a ride.  Jump on our backs and hold on tight as we walk you through the five best roll...

The Best Hiking Daypacks

The Best Hiking Daypacks

There's nothing like the sound of the wind rushing through pine trees in the forest. Far away from the clamor of everyday life, nature gives us a way to decompress. Nature is also unpredictable. That's why it pays to come prepared.  The simplest way to take the...

The Best Budget Backpacking Tents

The Best Budget Backpacking Tents

The price of a top-of-the-line tent might make you want to stop thinking about camping or overnight hiking altogether. But you don't have to make a huge investment to ensure you bought a great tent for your travels.   If you are just getting into hiking, you're...

The Best Gadgets for Hiking

The Best Gadgets for Hiking

Are you a nature-lover who enjoys exercise and exploring the outdoors? If the answer’s yes, then you probably also love hiking.  Hiking is an exciting activity that allows you to explore the world around you. But it should be just as safe as it is fun. That’s why we...