Learn To Hike The Right Way, The Informed Way

Get informed for your hiking journey with well researched articles

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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”…

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