• Nov
    17
    Hiking in Wet Conditions

    If you have to leave your home to survive, you will find yourself out in the elements. You will need to be able to navigate rough terrain to collect food and water. You will also need to get your exercise in so you can stay in shape and tackle whatever comes your way. It is essential that you know how to navigate terrain in different situations. Today, we are going to talk about hiking in the rain.

    Walking Stick

    Bring a walking stick if you have to leave your home. A walking stick will allow you to get more traction on the wet ground. It will also make it easy to poke at areas to check for snakes, holes, and other things.

    Your Backpack

    In addition, distribute the weight in your backpack. That will keep you on balance.

    These two simple tips will help you stay on your feet when you hike. That means you won’t have to worry about getting into the first aid kit at the end of a hike.