Hiking Compasses
Hiking Compasses

What You May Want to Bring With You on Your Next Hiking Adventure

Are you interested in going on a fun filled hiking adventure? If you are, you are definitely not alone. In the United States, a large number of individuals enjoy hiking, often whenever they get the chance to do so.

Although there is a good chance that you may have gone hiking before, there is also a chance that this hiking adventure may be your first one. If that is the case, you may be wondering what you should bring along with you. If you are, you will want to continue reading on, as some common hiking gear pieces and hiking supplies are outlined below for your convenience.

Before examining some of the common pieces of hiking gear that you should bring with you on your hiking adventure, as well as other hiking supplies, it is important that you take the length of your adventure into consideration. If you are planning on camping overnight on a hiking trail or in a hiking park, you will need to have some additional supplies, like a camping tent, sleeping bag, and so forth. The above mentioned items can serve as a great starting point for you, but you may also want to think about creating your own hiking adventure checklist.

When it comes to hiking gear, one of the most important pieces of gear that you will come across are hiking boots or hiking shoes. Many individuals do not know that they should actually go hiking in boots or shoes that are designed for hiking. Unfortunately, many individuals set out on a hike in traditional sneakers or even sandals. Hiking shoes are not only comfortable, as they are designed for hiking trail terrain, but they can also be used as a safety tool. With strong support for your feet and your ankles, hiking shoes and boots can help reduce your risk of injury in the event of a slip or a small fall.

A hiking stick is another piece of hiking gear that you may want to think about buying or brining along with you. Hiking sticks can be purchased from sport stores, but hiking sticks can also be found by scavenging through your backyard. Hiking sticks are not only nice because they look neat, but they can also help you keep your balance. Also, in the event that you fall or have a hiking accident, your hiking stick can be used to bang against rocks or something else to help get the attention of rescue workers or passerby’s.

As for the clothing that you will want to wear on your next hiking adventure, it will depend where you are going hiking, for how long, and what the weather will be like. You are advised to thoroughly examine the weather forecast before leaving for your hiking trip. Even if the weather is expected to be nice, you may still want to bring a few warm clothes with you, as you should also be prepared for the unexpected. An extra change of clothes is also advised. If you are concerned with space, you may want to think about look into buying some of those space saving bags, which are perfect for hiking.

You will also want to make sure that you bring a selection of food, snacks, and drinks with you on your next hiking adventure. As for drinks, you will find that water is the best. As for the snacks, you will want to make sure that you bring snacks that are easy to eat, like small bags of trail mix, pretzels, or other easy to eat and transport snacks. If you will be hiking and camping at the same time, you want to make sure that you bring more than just snacks; you will also want to bring real food. You may want to think about making yourself a few sandwiches, as well as bringing along a few pieces of fruit.

Additional items that you will want to bring along with you on your next hiking adventure include a map of the hiking park or hiking trail in question, a compass, a cell phone, and a first aid kit. Of course, these items, in most cases, are optional, but they are items may make your next hiking adventure enjoyable, as well as safe.

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4 in 1 Mini Thermometer Whistle Compass Magnifier Survival Outdoor Hiking*


4 in 1 Mini Thermometer Whistle Compass Magnifier Survival Outdoor Hiking*


$4.00





“COMPASS FUN” PATCH -Iron On Embroidered Applique /Hobby, Compass, Camping, Hike


$3.89


SPRAYWAY Men's COMPASS Stretch PANTS, Windresistant Walking and Hiking Trousers


SPRAYWAY Men’s COMPASS Stretch PANTS, Windresistant Walking and Hiking Trousers


$67.89


SPRAYWAY Men's COMPASS Stretch PANTS, Windresistant Walking and Hiking Trousers


SPRAYWAY Men’s COMPASS Stretch PANTS, Windresistant Walking and Hiking Trousers


$67.89


SPRAYWAY Men's COMPASS Stretch PANTS, Windresistant Walking and Hiking Trousers


SPRAYWAY Men’s COMPASS Stretch PANTS, Windresistant Walking and Hiking Trousers


$67.89


SPRAYWAY Men's COMPASS Stretch PANTS, Windresistant Walking and Hiking Trousers


SPRAYWAY Men’s COMPASS Stretch PANTS, Windresistant Walking and Hiking Trousers


$67.89


SPRAYWAY Men's COMPASS Stretch PANTS, Windresistant Walking and Hiking Trousers


SPRAYWAY Men’s COMPASS Stretch PANTS, Windresistant Walking and Hiking Trousers


$67.89


SPRAYWAY Men's COMPASS Stretch PANTS, Windresistant Walking and Hiking Trousers


SPRAYWAY Men’s COMPASS Stretch PANTS, Windresistant Walking and Hiking Trousers


$67.89


SPRAYWAY Men's COMPASS Stretch PANTS, Windresistant Walking and Hiking Trousers


SPRAYWAY Men’s COMPASS Stretch PANTS, Windresistant Walking and Hiking Trousers


$67.89


SPRAYWAY Men's COMPASS Stretch PANTS, Windresistant Walking and Hiking Trousers


SPRAYWAY Men’s COMPASS Stretch PANTS, Windresistant Walking and Hiking Trousers


$67.89


Eyeskey Multifunction Military Army Sighting Compass with Inclinometer for Camping Hiking


Eyeskey Multifunction Military Army Sighting Compass with Inclinometer for Camping Hiking


$21.95


Model No.: EK4076The bubble level of this compass can improve its accuracy and decrease its errors; Special design of fluorescent light allows you to read data in dark environment after absorbing enough sunshine. Waterproof and shakeproof compass: Suitable for motoring, boating, camping, mountaineering, exploring, hunting and other outdoor activities. Can be used for positioning, orienting on a m…

A2S Paracord Bracelet K2-Peak – Survival Gear Kit with Embedded Compass, Fire Starter, Emergency Knife & Whistle – Pack of 2 - Slim Buckle Design


A2S Paracord Bracelet K2-Peak – Survival Gear Kit with Embedded Compass, Fire Starter, Emergency Knife & Whistle – Pack of 2 – Slim Buckle Design



THE ULTIMATE SURVIVAL TOOL Imagine the following scenario: You and your friends are on a camping trip and you decide to take your kayak out for a quick solo spin on the river before it gets dark. Dressed up in just shorts and with your backpack, at the campsite, you start your trip. A few miles down the river an unexpected current suddenly throws you out of your kayak and you smash your leg ag…








Braudel Multifunction Military Lensatic Compass,Lightweigh,Foldable,Hiking Sighting Compass


Braudel Multifunction Military Lensatic Compass,Lightweigh,Foldable,Hiking Sighting Compass


$4.99


Braudel Multifunction Military Lensatic Compass 1.Superior Quality Made with Preimum ABS material connect with reflector,situations & demands of guides, scouts, survivalists, and emergency rescue teams! 2.Pocket Compass Compact and very lightweight,portable design.3 inches long and 2 1/4 inches wide when folded or 6 1/2 inches long and 2 1/4 inches wide unfolded. 3.Perfoemance Definitely …

A2S Paracord Bracelet K2-Peak – Survival Gear Kit with Embedded Compass, Fire Starter, Emergency Knife & Whistle – Pack of 2 - Slim Buckle Design Hiking Gear (Green / Green 8.5)


A2S Paracord Bracelet K2-Peak – Survival Gear Kit with Embedded Compass, Fire Starter, Emergency Knife & Whistle – Pack of 2 – Slim Buckle Design Hiking Gear (Green / Green 8.5)


$8.89


THE ULTIMATE SURVIVAL TOOL Imagine the following scenario: You and your friends are on a camping trip and you decide to take your kayak out for a quick solo spin on the river before it gets dark. Dressed up in just shorts and with your backpack, at the campsite, you start your trip. A few miles down the river an unexpected current suddenly throws you out of your kayak and you smash your leg ag…

LONG7INES Retro Style Camping Survival Luminous Compass, Pure Copper Military Clamshell Compass for Camping Hiking


LONG7INES Retro Style Camping Survival Luminous Compass, Pure Copper Military Clamshell Compass for Camping Hiking


$6.53


Features: The compass is designed just like a pocket watch, with its golden colour, full of retro style elements. Special design of fluorescent light allows you to read data in dark environment. Wide application: Suitable for travel, gatherings, field activities and various games, the compass can provide high-precision direction, even in the dark evening, and the whistle can help you gather you…

Survival Bracelet [2 pack] - Paracord 550 + Compass + Fire Starter + Loud Whistle + Emergency Knife - Hiking Camping Fishing Hunting Gear - Prepare to Survive WTSHTF - Color: black + black&orange


Survival Bracelet [2 pack] – Paracord 550 + Compass + Fire Starter + Loud Whistle + Emergency Knife – Hiking Camping Fishing Hunting Gear – Prepare to Survive WTSHTF – Color: black + black&orange


$5.99


Paracord Bracelet for Survival Crafted from 12 feet of woven paracord, the same nylon cord that’s been used in parachutes since World War II, a survival bracelet is an essential item for any adventurer (or wannabe). It’s proven useful in all kinds of situations in the wild, from marking a trail to fishing for dinner. Ten Different Usage of a Paracord – Make a shelter (ideally a lean-to style) – F…

Soluser 10000mAh Portable Solar Charger External Backup Battery Pack Charger, IP67 Water-Resistant 2 USB Ports Solar Power Bank Phone Charger with 2LED Flashlight, Carabineer and Compass


Soluser 10000mAh Portable Solar Charger External Backup Battery Pack Charger, IP67 Water-Resistant 2 USB Ports Solar Power Bank Phone Charger with 2LED Flashlight, Carabineer and Compass


$21.99


Special Design for Outdoor Compact design and with a hook + Carabiner + Compass, so you can freely attach it to your backpack in camping. Due to this solar battery charger with compass, you can find your way when you go exploring. The solar panel charger will recharge itself under direct sunshine for emergency use. Dual USB Outputs Built-in 2*5V/2.1A USB ports, Allow you to charge two devices at t…

Garmin Foretrex 401 Waterproof Hiking GPS


Garmin Foretrex 401 Waterproof Hiking GPS


$149.15


The Foretrex 401 is a slim wrist-mounted GPS navigator perfect for outdoor activities that require the use of both hands. Foretrex 401 combines a high-sensitivity waterproof GPS receiver, electronic compass and barometric altimeter into a lightweight device ideal for hikers, skiers and campers. To share data easily, you can connect Foretrex to your computer with USB or just send data wireles…

GuangSam Multifunctional 3 in1 Emergency Survival Gear Whistle Compass Thermometer With Lanyard for Outdoor Camping Hiking


GuangSam Multifunctional 3 in1 Emergency Survival Gear Whistle Compass Thermometer With Lanyard for Outdoor Camping Hiking


$6.99


Features Impact size,easy to carry,3 IN 1 function. The professional whistle make the whistling spread more further and sounds harsh. Then the rescue person used the whistle rescue the people. The compass do a great role in guilding the place you want to go. Specifications Size: 6*3*3cm Material:Plastic Whistle color: Army Green Neck Lanyard length: approx 42.5cm Material: Plastic Temperature r…

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