Month: December 2018

My choice of winter hiking mobility equipment

My choice of winter hiking mobility equipment

After plenty of research, I think I’ve got figured out what is the best mobility equipment for hiking in winter. My goal was to find gear with what I can move with decent speed, transport all my gear, and operate close tent smoothly. Finding the right equipment for winter hiking is a key, as without easy transitions you can’t cover nearly any milage.

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Why to hike in winter?

Why to hike in winter?

I got asked the hard question: “Why? Why do you want to go out and hike in winter?” That’s a good question! I’ve hiked and camped during Spring, Summer, and Autumn, and I enjoy it a lot. Why should I limit myself to only three seasons instead of four? Winter hiking for sure requires more from the hiker than the other seasons, but that’s just a challenge to be tackled. To be able to answer the question, I first have to answer the question “Why do you want to hike?”, and then try to answer the winter-part of the question.

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