With the warm weather fleeting, why not try looking into hiking in your area before it gets too cold? Hiking offers excellent benefits such as increasing cardiovascular health, getting some Vitamin D, and providing the opportunity to explore locally. Hiking can be fun for all ages and all activity levels. Researching before heading out is beneficial, so you are prepared for the terrain and difficulty levels of the trails. If you are hiking alone, be sure to let someone know your location and have a charged smartphone with you in case of an emergency.
Searching hiking websites for trails in the area or asking friends is one way to find out where to go. Once you have determined the location, you want to be sure you have good sturdy shoes, bring plenty of water and pack nutritious snacks. So, what are you waiting for – take a hike!
Follow this link for local areas to hike, camp, and fish!