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    10 backpacking essentials

    If you are just starting to hike, you have certainly heard many tips on what you should carry everything. Of course, everyone is ticking differently, but in principle it can be broken down to 10 essentials.

    Comment: the matter with the mountain rescue service and unreasonableness

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    The Soonwaldsteig in Hunsrück

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    Wild camping and bivouacing

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    Powerfood smoothie for Crohn's disease

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    Ultralight outdoor kitchen

    Dining on the trail does not have to weigh much - here is an overview of my ultra-light outdoor kitchen.

    10 backpacking essentials

    If you are just starting to hike, you have certainly heard many tips on what you should carry everything. Of course, everyone is ticking differently, but in principle it can be broken down to 10 essentials.

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    Drachenstich hiking loop in Murnau

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    5-lake hike in Pizol

    A sunny weekend and the desire for nature make us decide to run the highly acclaimed 5-lake hike on Pizol (Switzerland). That...

    Rìo-Cochamò Valley March 2014

    From Puerto Montt, a city that I do not like, we take a bus 2.5h through the lake area to ...

    A circular route over the Alp Sigel

    Nice hike with many views and a varied area. With a max. Altitude of about 1600m it is a mixture of relaxed hiking with slightly alpine deposit.

    Murnauer Moos Loop

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    Through Italy's last wilderness: hiking in the Val Grande

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    The Soonwaldsteig in Hunsrück

    The 85 km long Sonnwaldsteig promises five nice hiking days in the low mountain range in Rhineland-Palatinate. Then go: 1st day

    Multi-day tour through the National Park Val Grande and surroundings

    At the beginning of June, we made our way back to the Val Grande National Park. The Val Grande National Park is located north of Lake Maggiore and ...

    Impressions from the Seidlpark in Murnau am Staffelsee

    https://youtu.be/ck53umQ1ZuE After the cold days in early August 2019 I grabbed at the first ...

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    Hike in the Val di Breguzzo

    The Val di Breguzzo is a wonderfully wild valley in the southern part of the Adamello group at the foot of the Cima D'Arnó.

    The OutdoorBlogger advent calendar 2016

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    On, around and beside the Forststeig in the Elbsandsteingebirge - 3rd day

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    Jack Wolfskin High Voltage Pants

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    Powerfood smoothie for Crohn's disease

    Diet in the flare up is difficult, so I present a power smoothie for Crohn's disease.

    Ultralight outdoor kitchen

    Dining on the trail does not have to weigh much - here is an overview of my ultra-light outdoor kitchen.

    10 backpacking essentials

    If you are just starting to hike, you have certainly heard many tips on what you should carry everything. Of course, everyone is ticking differently, but in principle it can be broken down to 10 essentials.

    A dozen things that make your Microadventure an experience

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    Hyberg Attila LM - Ultralight backpack

    The Attila by the German brand Hyberg is a solid backpack based on the ultralight principle. With Ultralight, the function is placed at the center of the design, everything unnecessary ...

    Review Casio ProTrek WSD-F20

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    Ultralight Gear

    Go light, go strong!

    The best ultralight equipment
    in the test

    Ultralight outdoor kitchen

    Dining on the trail does not have to weigh much - here is an overview of my ultra-light outdoor kitchen.

    Hyberg Attila LM - Ultralight backpack

    The Attila by the German brand Hyberg is a solid backpack based on the ultralight principle. With Ultralight, the function is placed at the center of the design, everything unnecessary ...

    Water filter LifeStraw Flex and a humanitarian project

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    A declaration of love to a shoe

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    Six Moon Designs "Lunar Solo" Ultralight Shelter

    With the Six Moon Designs "Lunar Solo" I introduce another classic among long-distance and ultra-light hikers. The construction of the one-person tent consistently relies on weight savings.

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    The Amazon is burning & #8211; and we change!

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    The benefits of hiking

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    Nursing wool - the right wool care

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    Impressions from the Seidlpark in Murnau am Staffelsee

    https://youtu.be/ck53umQ1ZuE After the cold days in early August 2019 I grabbed at the first ...

    Water management when hiking in dry and hot regions

    During my hikes through the desert mountains of Jebel Sarhro in Morocco, I learned some valuable techniques and tricks to manage water with the scarce (and heavy) resource.
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