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The Top 6 of The Best Dog Harness for Hiking are Now Here!

Have I mentioned before that I love dogs? I have a cute Shi Tzu named Akira and a naughty Husky named Kal. While my little princess loves to stay at home, my big buddy sticks with me outdoors.

When I go backpacking with my dog Kal, I make sure to use the best dog harness for hiking. A dog’s behavior is unpredictable during walks in the wild. Using a harness is safe and gives me more control over him. 

Does your loveable mutt need one?

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2018 Best Hiking Boots for Wide Feet: When Comfort is the Right Fit!

Searching for the right fit for this wide foot of mine could be a drag sometimes. I admit that now and again, I dream for slimmer, cuter feet. For a lady like me, it means special sizes of footwear, rare designs to find and minimal stocks; mind you, if there is, seldom will it last for long!

You may wonder what I use every time I go for a long hike. Searching for the best hiking boots was not easy for me. For a young backpacker like me, I need a durable, comfortable and of course, stylish boots that I can trust for my sprees.
After careful exploration, let me show you my best picks for men, women and even for kids!

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Keen vs. Merrell: What I Need to Know to Make the Right Choice?

My primary objective is to go hiking ultra-light. I know that it would cost me extra bucks to buy suitable footwear that would last longer. It does not matter much. Ease and reliable quality are much more of an essence to me.

I’ve eyed two well-known brands, the Keen and Merrel. I did careful research to make it easier to decide. I have learned facts on what I need to know that helped me choose the right shoes.

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BushBuddy vs. Solo Stove: Do You Know Which one is the Best?

Do you have one of these handy wood stoves? Since I’m addicted to backpacking, I’m always on the lookout for gears, tools, and cookware that are worth keeping to keep my pack light.

When I’ve heard about this handy stove that doesn’t need fuel, I just can’t wait to have one. I planned to own a portable stove for my camping needs. Being able to cook and make a hot chocolate drink is on my bucket list.

Most of my friends have bought theirs already. In fact, they’ve recommended purchase either Solo or Bushbuddy as a reliable product. Torn between these favorite brands, I need to ask more so I can decide which one would be mine.

You’ll be surprised how reviews of hikers and campers made me realize what to pick. 

Bushbuddy vs. Solo; which one is the best?

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Tevas Vs. Chacos: Which Is The Best Sandal For Your Outdoor Adventures?

Apart from wearing my boots when I hike, putting my sandals on is also one of my best options that I consider because my feet sometimes get tired of wearing shoes, and there are also instances that I want to change what my feet feel.

Many outdoor enthusiasts, including me, love to wear sports sandals like Teva and Chaco because they are more lightweight than boots and way more comfortable than many average hiking boots. Furthermore, when you wear sandals, you don't need to wear socks anymore, and your feet can easily breathe.

With these being said, I am always asked about what sandal is the best between Teva and Chaco. Because of that reason, I did some research about Tevas vs. Chacos.

As you continue reading this article, you will know the difference between the two footwear and the best footgear between the two.

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Keen Koven Review: Excellent Hiking Shoes That Will Amaze You

Wet, muddy, and rocky trails are some of the things that test your strength and patience during a hiking adventure. These instances may be annoying, but they are events that you will encounter for sure.

Are you and your feet ready to face the harsh and wet conditions in the wild? Have you found the right boots or shoes to use that will protect you with all its might?

If not, let me help you make up your mind through my Keen Koven review.

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Your Perfect Guide To The Best Sleeping Bag Liner

When you are going on an outdoor adventure such as backpacking, hiking, or camping, one of the items that you should bring with you is a sleeping bag liner that you can use as your stand-alone sleeping bag during warm nights or an addition to your sleep system.

The great thing about many sleeping bag liners is that they are very small and lightweight which is a very important feature when you are going on an outdoor journey.

However, sleeping bag liners have differences which will make you dissatisfied if you don't choose the best sleeping bag liner and if you purchase the product that doesn't fit your needs and your preference.

To help you decide which sleeping bag to purchase, I listed and reviewed in this article each excellent sleeping bag liner that is currently available on the market.

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The Best Hammock Underquilt That Will Make You Comfy Like Home

I am a loyal hammock camper. I affirm that hammock is the most convenient and versatile shelter when it comes to backpacking. Sadly, there are still more out there who don’t think so.

One of the reasons that discourage backpackers from using a hammock is the chilly air at night. I wish they knew what they’re missing. It indeed is not difficult.

With the right accessories, you can enjoy all the fun. That’s why I mean to introduce the best hammock Under Quilt for a safe and warm nap. It’s about bringing the right choice of comfort.

It’s time to discover how awesome a hammock is!

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