Even the most beautiful, exciting hiking trips are ruined if you forget a few essential items! This list of things to pack will help make your hike enjoyable -- whether you're going to Europe, Africa, or the nearest mountain range.
First, I gotta share this beautiful quotation:
"Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. Nature's peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees. The winds will blow their own freshness into you, and the storms their energy, while cares will drop off like autumn leaves." ~ John Muir
Let your hike revive your spirits and refresh your soul! Leaving the stress of the city and your life is a huge part of being in the wilderness.
10 Things to Pack When You're Going Hiking
1. Sunscreen, lip balm, sunglasses: Higher altitudes can produce severe sunburns, even with cloud cover and temperatures in the 50s. Sunscreen, balm, and sunglasses are some of the most important things to pack.
2. Moisturizer: Higher altitudes, especially inRead More »from Top 10 Things to Pack for a Hiking Trip