Category: Hiking

Columbia Hiking Boots: 5 Reviews That Prove They’re a Great Choice

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Editor’s Note: Products featured on Wide Open Spaces are independently selected by our editors. However, when you buy something through our links, we may earn a commission. Buying a new pair of hiking boots can be overwhelming, there are so many options out there, and everyone seems to have a different opinion. Columbia hiking boots […]

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5 Best Cooling Towels of 2021 For Fishing, Camping, & More

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Editor’s Note: Products featured on Wide Open Spaces are independently selected by our editors. However, when you buy something through our links, we may earn a commission. When you go camping, especially during the summer months, it can be easy to overheat and have an uncomfortably high body temperature. It’s especially frustrating when you’re in […]

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Hiking in New York: The Best Time of Year and Places to Go


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Here’s your complete guide to hiking in New York. We don’t have to be the ones to tell you that New York is an outdoorsman’s dream despite the fact that it is known for the big city and the bright lights. The Empire State is replete with stunning landscapes, high mountain peaks and more quality […]

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Can Hiking and Hunting Ever Coexist in the Same Place, at the Same Time?


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Can hiking and hunting really coexist? Hiking and hunting are two vastly different hobbies. The thing they have in common is the public lands that are an ideal playground for both activities. It often comes up as a subject of debate: Can hunters and hikers coexist and enjoy their favorite outdoor activity in the same […]

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15 Best Women’s Hiking Pants of 2021: Cargo Pants, Leggings + More


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Editor’s Note: Products featured on Wide Open Spaces are independently selected by our editors. However, when you buy something through our links, we may earn a commission. Hike comfortably with a good pair of women’s hiking pants. It’s a no-brainer that you don’t show up to the hiking trail in jeans or sweatpants. Of course, […]

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6 Best Hiking Leggings of 2021 for Women: Year-Round and Winter Hiking


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When you’re out in the backcountry, having uncomfortable hiking gear can turn a thrilling hike into a miserable day.  Having high-quality hiking gear can make a huge difference for day hikes and backpacking. You want to be as comfy as possible while you’re out in the backcountry, and you certainly don’t want to deal with […]

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New Danner Trail 2650 Campo Hiking Shoe Ready for Rugged Rec in the Outdoors


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The Danner Trail 2650 Campo series of hiking shoe is ready for the outdoorsman or woman with an urge to be on the go. The Danner Trail 2650 Campo for men and women is designed for the dry, rocky conditions found along the beginning southern section of the legendary Pacific Crest Trail, or PCT, beginning […]

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The 6 Best Wearable Sleeping Bags of 2020 Available on Amazon

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Campers swear by wearable sleeping bags for cold weather camping. When shopping for sleeping bags, you should take the temperature rating seriously. Especially if you’re camping in the fall or winter. Campers worldwide are finding out that wearable sleeping bags have fantastic temperature ratings and are also extremely comfy. These sleeping bags will keep you warm

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The Sea to Summit Pocket Shower Is a Must-Have Camping Accessory

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The Sea to Summit Pocket Shower may be featherlight, but don’t underestimate its ability to clean you up. Getting dirty is just one of the inconveniences of camping. It’s inevitable, but it’s expected. However, it becomes more of an issue when you’re trying to get comfy before bed. Everyone yearns for a warm shower after

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Pull Start Fire: This $5 Gadget Starts a Campfire With the Pull of a String

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No matches or lighters needed; just pull the Pull Start Fire string for a campfire. A campfire is a must for the campground. That’s where memories are made. Roasting hot dogs and s’mores is one of the best parts of camping with friends and family. As much as we all enjoy time around the campfire, starting

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