Monthly Archives: August 2011

  • August 23, 2011

    Walking Safety - Be Found Not Lost

    With recent reports in the news discussing the inability of some 999 services in the UK being able to ascertain locations of walkers calling from remote areas (unless they have a postcode), there is even more reason to take special precautions when you think you're going to walk in areas that don't have them.
  • August 18, 2011

    HI-Tec's Top 5 iPhone Apps for Walkers

    Normally, we go hiking to escape the trappings of modern life. Now though, even in the most remote of locations, technology infiltrates its way in some shape or form. Saying this technology has always had its place on the hike; from the compass to the thermo flask. There's no reason then, why you shouldn't embrace technology when it comes to your own hiking pursuits.
  • August 8, 2011

    Three Things That Make the Perfect Hiking Picnic

    No hike is complete without a picnic accompaniment. Good food is essential for keeping up both your energy and your spirits during the more testing hikes! It's something to look forward to and to drive you up the highest peaks.

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