5 Ways To Be A Good Hiking Buddy

5 ways to be a good hiking buddy:   1. Put others (or the group’s interest) first before self – By far in my opinion, the most important aspect of being a good hiking buddy. Each person must know their own and the needs of the others within the group. There will be differences in needs among people […]

5 Common Heat Injuries Faced by All Hikers

Weather and temperature are very important factors that helps you determine what to bring on a hike and how your hiking experience will be like. Whether in hot or cold temperatures, an exposure to these can result in severe injuries or even death, if not managed properly.  Here are the 5 most common heat injuries and their […]

10 Ways To Sleep Warm At Night

Planning to spend a night up in the mountains? It is very important for you to know how to keep yourself warm. Temperature is colder at the top of the mountain as compared to sea level due to lower air pressure at higher altitude (the higher the altitude, the lower the air pressure, the colder it […]

10 Quick Tips For A Safer Hike

Hiking is great, but a safer hike will make it greater. Our safety is our responsibility. Always remember, better be safe than sorry.  Here are 10 quick tips you need for a safer hike.  Before the Hike: Tell someone about your hiking plans Share your itinerary which includes the location, hike duration and who you are […]

Day Hiking For Anyone

What is day hiking? Day hiking is an activity where you spend some hours in the big nature to get some exercises and fresh air, while enjoying the experience with your family and friends. When you’re done for the day, you head back home and climb into your comfortable bed and rest for the night. […]

Bukit Tabur Accidents

A few weeks ago, we share and posted the hiking information of Bukit Tabur – a unique hill formed by a quartz ridge offering panoramic view of the area.  In our post, we mention the dangers while hiking Bukit Tabur, vertical drop of a few meters at certain section. This afternoon, an article caught my attention:   Source […]

How to Start Hiking?

After a few thoughts on why go hiking, you now want to know how to start hiking. Here are some pointers for you on selecting which hiking trails to start with.  Begin with some local parks in your area, such as the Bukit Timah Hill, Sungei Buloh Nature Reserve or MacRitchie Treetop Walk, etc.  Choose one […]