Being Prepared

Leaving no trace

Before starting the blog series on an intro to hiking, I feel it is crucial to first preface it with the Leave No Trace philosophy. If you are reading this article, you more than likely enjoy being outdoors! Our South African wilderness offers many pristine wilderness experiences that have little to no human interference. People …

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With all this rain about lately, we have been presented with some pristine hiking and running conditions. However, when it is already overcast and cloudy, it is easy to forget about the lightning risk. How do we make sure we are staying safe out on the trail? First and foremost, prevention is better than cure, …

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