Best Hiking Apps of 2021 – Tested and Reviewed

A hiking app allows you to easily navigate along the trails and quickly find the best route to your destination. Furthermore, hiking apps can also track your hikes and show you details about each hike such as the duration, distance, ascent, decent etc. Some hiking apps come with preloaded trails so that you can easily…

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Best Hiking Apps - Tested and Reviewed

What are GPS tracks and how to use them for hiking?

If you are into hiking, you have probably already heard about GPS tracks also known as GPS routes, GPS trails etc. GPS tracks are very useful for hiking as they make it simple and hassle-free to navigate on trails. A GPS track contains information about the trail such as geographical coordinates, altitude and distance. You…

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Navigation with Suunto Ambit Series GPS Watch

Suunto Ambit Series watches are one of the most sophisticated GPS watches on the market. Since 2012 Suunto has released 7 different Suunto Ambit watches. All these watches have one thing in common – a powerful GPS receiver that provides you with accurate navigation. Therefore, they are perfect for hikers, mountaineers, climbers and other outdoor…

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Suunto Ambit Navigation

What to do if you get lost on a hike?

Hiking can be as easy as a walk in the park but as soon as you are hiking on unfamiliar trails, some navigation skills are required. Getting lost on a hike is easier than you might think – even the most experienced hikers do get lost as trails in nature can be quite unremarkable or…

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Hiking in the fog - easy way to get lost!