Day Hiking Checklist Winnemucca NV

Parents on family hikes often act like pack mules, so be sure to divvy up the goods before heading out. Not only will this save your shoulders, it will give the kids a reality check. Hiking is more than a walk in the woods , but if you use our list, you'll have what you need without taxing yourself.

Aradia & Pole Fitness Studio
(702) 269-7653
5752 S Ft Apache Rd Unit
Las Vegas, NV
 
Balance Center Of Las Vegas
(702) 341-0606
321 N Buffalo Dr Ste 110
Las Vegas, NV
 
Gymcats Gymnastics
(702) 566-1414
440 S Parkson Rd
Henderson, NV
 
Planned Parenthood of Southern Nevada
(702) 878-3622
3220 W Charleston Blvd
Las Vegas, NV
 
RSC Enterprises, Inc
(702) 469-6226
7537 S Rainbow Ste 107
Las Vegas, NV
 
Linda Esposito Fitness Consultant
(702) 896-4259
274 Jubilee Rd
Henderson, NV
 
Mindi Yogi, LLC
(702) 335-6944
9811 W Charleston Blvd Ste 2-311
Las Vegas, NV
 
American Shooters
(702) 362-1223
3440 S Arville
Las Vegas, NV
 
Weston Chiropractic
(702) 871-3420
5650 W Flamingo Rd Ste A
Las Vegas, NV
 
Studio 222 Personal Training Centers
(702) 769-2991
8645 W Flamingo
Las Vegas, NV
 

Day Hiking Checklist

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Day Hike Checklist

Keeping short and sweet hikes short and sweet

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Day hikes are a great way to explore the natural surroundings. Whether you drive to a local trail for a few hours or hike from your campground, these treks can be short, sweet and very rewarding. Even if you plan on sticking to established paths, you'll need to keep your orientation wits about you. Just because you're on a popular trail doesn't mean you can't get lost . Don't forget to pack your map and compass alongside your common sense.

While forgetting essential gear isn't unusual, many day trekkers err in the other direction and take too much. Bring what you need, but remember that you'll be carrying everything - all day. Being loaded down with excess gadgets or rations will take the fun out of a hike faster than an angry grizzly.

Parents on family hikes often act like pack mules, so be sure to divvy up the goods before heading out. Not only will this save your shoulders, it will give the kids a reality check. Hiking is more than a walk in the woods , but if you use our list, you'll have what you need without taxing yourself.

Before You Go

  • Make sure all electronic devices are fully charged
  • Leave your itinerary with family, friends or park officials
  • Check the weather forecast

Pack in Your Day Pack

  • Map(s)
  • Compass and / or GPS device
  • First aid kit
  • Swiss army knife or multi-purpose tool
  • Extra food and water
  • Flashlight or headlamp
  • Matches (stormproof or in waterproo...

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