The Best Trekking Shoes for 2017

Whether you are a recreational hiker or hardcore mountaineer, you need great-performing footwear. If you are mainly into “easy” trails (in terms of terrain, not necessarily distance) you will probably be better off with a pair of good trekking shoes (also known as “hiking shoes”) rather than regular hiking boots. Not only are they lighter,… Read More »

Lowa Renegade GTX Trekking Shoes

The Best Five Hiking Fleece Jackets for 2017

Hikers, mountaineers and trekkers are often exposed to challenging weather conditions and thus require clothing that provides good performance. A high-quality fleece jacket is a very useful piece of hiking clothing as it provides insulation and can be worn either as an outer layer (moderate temperatures, dry weather) or as a mid-layer (low temperatures, rainy… Read More »

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