SCARED OF HIKING ALONE? 15 SAFETY TIPS FOR HIKING & BACKPACKING SOLO
One questions I get asked a lot is; are you not scared hiking alone? So in this video I want to share with you 15 safety tips for solo hikers to help anyone who is worried about hiking or backpacking alone and is looking for advice, as well as experienced hikers who may already be hiking solo to make your time outdoors as safe as it can be.
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Mentioned in this video;
↠ Emergency Hurricane Whistle:
↠ Leki Khumbu Lite Trekking Pole:
↠ Tick Removal Tool:
↠ LifeSystems Pro First Aid Kit:
As well as everything included in the above Pro First Aid Kit, I also include; Leukotape, Small Mirror, Tweezers, Swiss Army Knife, 1 x Burn Gel Sachet, Antihistamines, Hand Sanitiser, Anti-diarrheal pills & Rehydration salts.
↠ Dual Action Firestarter:
↠ Storm Proof Matches:
↠ Lifesystems Ultralight Survival Shelter 2:
↠ Lifesystems Heatshield Thermal Bivy Bag:
↠ Garmin InReach Explorer+:
↠ Garmin InReach SE+:
↠ SPOT X Satellite Tracker:
↠ ACR ResQLink View:
↠ Anker PowerCore II 20000 –
↠ Silva Ranger Compass:
↠ LIFESYSTEMS INTENSITY 500 LED RECHARGEABLE HEAD TORCH:
↠ Sawyer Squeeze Water Filtration System UK:
↠ Sawyer Squeeze Water Filtration System US:
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↠ Filmed using my Canon PowerShot G7X Mark III – & Canon EOS 70D –
↠ Filmed using PEDCO UltraPod TriPod 2 –
↠ Filmed using RODE Wireless GO Microphones –
↠ GEAR I PACK FOR A DAY HIKE – WINTER:
↠ TRAINING FOR A THRU-HIKE & LONG DISTANCE WALKING:
↠ LIFESYSTEMS SURVIVAL SHELTER 2 & ULTRALIGHT SURVIVAL SHELTER 2 REVIEW
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