Safety is the word when you're out on the trail. Which is why you must always (yes, always) carry your 10 essentials. But knowing exactly what to get, or even remembering to pack all of them, can be a overwhelming for some. Check out our gear review of the Stay Alive Hiker's Pack.
In this guest blog by Ava Larsen, you will hear a first-hand account about how one nature lover started her hiking journey. Learn the benefits of sourcing affordable hiking gear. Read more to get motivated for your 52 Hike Challenge right now.