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How long does it take to hike 5 miles?

How long does it take to hike 5 miles?

Many factors slow and speed hikes up, especially elevation. So, how long does it take to hike 5 miles? Budget 2 miles per hour without big elevation chan

What is a switchback trail?

What is a switchback trail? 

Planning to hike a switchback trail? When you encounter switchbacks hiking it means you’re scaling a mountainside by zig-zagging horizontally.

parts of a mountain

The Parts of a mountain Explained

Learning the parts of a mountain, its formation history, and geology around our trails makes every hike to a summit a unique adventure.

hip pain after hiking

What causes Hip Pain After Hiking?

For new hikers, hip pain after hiking is common. But inner pain can be more serious than outer pain caused by the muscles, tendons, and ligaments