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.

American Shooters
(702) 362-1223
3440 S Arville
Las Vegas, NV
 
Vegas Indoor Skydiving
(702) 731-4768
200 Convention Center Dr Ste
Las Vegas, NV
 
Body Balance For Performance
(702) 839-4653
7571 Tule Springs
Las Vegas, NV
 
Kayenta Wellness Network
(877) 529-3682
9402 W Lake Mead Blvd
Las Vegas, NV
 
Wellness Coaches U.S.A.
(702) 287-5258
958 Ashford Hollow Ave
Henderson, NV
 
Health Express Center
(702) 616-1905
1320 E Pebble Rd Ste 100
Las Vegas, NV
 
Laser Quest
(702) 243-8881
7361 Lake Mead Blvd Ste 103
Las Vegas, NV
 
Curves
(702) 562-2919
9360 W Flamingo Rd Ste 104
Las Vegas, NV
 
Mindi Yogi, LLC
(702) 335-6944
9811 W Charleston Blvd Ste 2-311
Las Vegas, NV
 
We Care Home Health Services
(702) 312-7000
4850 W Flamingo Rd Ste 22
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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