Archive for the ‘Hiking’ Category

Hiking in Western Canada

Hiking in Western Canada

For avid hikers willing to explore more of Canada, there are a number of hiking trails all around the country that will offer both an adventure and an experience. The Country’s different regions have their own share of exciting hiking trails to choose from. It will all depend on how the hiker plans his or her trip to take advantage of the most hiking opportunities available. Canada’s various trails has a long and cherished history that dates back to the ones that the early natives used to hunt a…

Best Places for Hiking in USA

Best Places for Hiking in USA

In this list are the best places to hike if you are in the United States of America. If the idea of hiking in a desert climate gives you your dream adventure escapade, then the Grand Canyon National Park is perfect for you. This is where water and protection from the elements make the difference between life and death. The trip begins at a high elevation (7,000 – 8,000 feet), and requires a bone jarring descent at the beginning of your trip, when your pack is heaviest. You’ll face the long climb…

Heli-Hiking The Canadian Rockies

Heli-Hiking The Canadian Rockies

One of the most exhilarating things that you can do is to go hiking in the Canadian mountains. However, there is an alternative to starting at the bottom part of one mountain. The thing that is all the rage right now is heli-hiking.Heli-hiking is basically using a helicopter to get you various spots in the Canadian Rockies. What’s good about this type of hiking experience is that it doesn’t take anything away from hiking and the physical aspect of climbing a mountain but it actually offers more …