Learn To Hike The Right Way, The Science Way

We are here to help you get informed for your hiking journey or you can call it “Hiking Information Upgrade”

What We Do

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Regular in depth blog posts and tutorials on hiking.

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We write for real everyday people with busy lives who are interested in hiking

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No nonsense. We use scientific evidence to back our advice

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Dwayne here. Am the guy behind SmartHikr. On this site, we try to solve the challenges hikers face while on the trail for a better hiking experience using science-studies wherever possible. “I was always frustrated seeing too many hiking sites fail to provide science-backed information about hiking to their readers”…