With peak hiking season just around the corner, now is a good time to review some of the most common mistakes hikers make, and hopefully learn how to avoid them.
The March issue of Backpacker Magazine includes a compilation of the 52 most common mistakes hikers make. These include mistakes made at home, on the trail, in camp, as well as navigational, first aid, and food and water mistakes.
This is an excellent list for newbies, and a good review for grizzled veterans!
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