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Tips for Backpacking and Hiking Alone

Solo backpacking and hiking is a great way to experience the outdoors at your own pace. Depending on your past experience outdoors, backpacking and hiking alone can seem daunting, scary and downright dangerous. As a woman, I am often told that people "don't backpack outdoors for a reason" and "it's too dangerous for women", but this could not be further from the truth. Thousands of people...