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Hiking Backpacks Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Hiking Backpacks.

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Exercising with Your Dog

You come home from a long day at work, ready to put your feet up and relax for a while. When you open the door to find your furry friend waiting, hoping that it’s time for a walk or a game of fetch, what do you do? Do you ignore the wagging tai...  Read more

Hike Yourself Fit

I was watching a rerun of "Sex and the City" the other night, in which Carrie is visiting a new boyfriend, David. They’re enjoying a nice picnic on the grassy hillside, and David mentions that there are beautiful hiking trails all aro...  Read more

Active Vacation Ideas

Vacation season is just around the corner. For most of us, that means no work and no distractions—just lots of time to have fun without worrying about what’s waiting for you back at the office. But taking the same old trip to the beach ev...  Read more

Outdoor Adventures Fit for Families

Have you thought about how great it would be to include your family in your pursuit to exercise more regularly? Family exercise will improve the health of your loved ones, make exercise more fun, and at the same time develop stronger connections betw...  Read more

Find Happiness in Your Own Backyard

When I'm having a bad day, nothing lifts me out of the doldrums like a run or a power walk. I always assumed exercise got all the credit for the mood boost, but lately there's been a lot of buzz around ecotherapy, the concept of usi...  Read more

Training for hiking in higher elevation
Updated 5/22/2016 2:04:29 AM

At age 69, I'm planning on going to a women's adventure retreat next spring. Part of it involves hiking several miles up a steep mountain (so I can get to where we'll go rappelling). I live at an elevation of 500 feet and where I'm going will be 4,...  Read more

I went on a 3.2 mile hike at a park near my house
Updated 5/18/2016 11:45:18 PM

I went on a 3.2 mile hike at a park near my house today. It feels good to be outside....  Read more

My husband and I went on a hike today. 5.2 ish mil
Updated 5/14/2016 3:52:26 PM

My husband and I went on a hike today. 5.2 ish miles. What are you doing to get in your exercise this weekend?...  Read more

Hello! I just started SP this week. πŸ‘€βœŒ I'm looking to get in shape so I can hike. I'm dreamin
Updated 5/11/2016 7:35:55 PM

Hello! I just started SP this week. πŸ‘€βœŒ I'm looking to get in shape so I can hike. I'm dreaming of one day going on a section hike or thru hike of the PCT!! β›ΊπŸƒ Possibly one day do some mountaineering!! πŸ—» Anyone else have #hikingdreams...  Read more

#rewarding I went to a trail yesterday to hike th
Updated 5/10/2016 2:01:32 PM

#rewarding I went to a trail yesterday to hike the dog around then I got myself a new mask I had been wanting to reward myself. When I finally got home it was 9pm but because I was feeling good I still did my yoga. It's a feedback loop y'all!...  Read more

Put weight in a back pack

I have started hiking up hills everyday. I have lost significant weight so I decided to put 20 lbs in a back pack and wear it while hiking. I find this keeps me increasing my cardio as well as burning more calories. The added benefit is that every...  Read more

Inspiration Collage

I made a collage of encouraging quotes and photos of places I have been active in the past - kayaking and backpacking. It also includes photos of places I want to hike, canoe, and wildlife I want to see. Currently, there are 8 quotes and 25 photos...  Read more

Let's go Hiking

People who want to get out into nature and explore the world through hiking, backpacking, walking, biking, or anything else that helps us get in touch with nature and achieve our goals....  Read more

7 Hiking Essentials for Beginners

About six months ago, I moved from downtown Cincinnati to the rural mountains of Western North Carolina. I went from going out my front door and hitting the hot new restaurants to going out my front door and hitting the hiking trails. I've always...  Read more

10 Things to Take On a Spring Hike

Last Sunday, I reveled in the first day of spring by going for a hike at a nearby park. It was sunny and 60 degrees—perfect hiking weather! I'm always a little nervous when I hit the trail by myself because you never know what could happen....  Read more