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SOLO HIKING: Tips from Search and Rescue about how to do it safely.

This presentation was a culmination of wisdom gleaned from nearly 25 years of hiking and backpacking extensively, much of it solo. Search and Rescue work has also taught me volumes when I learn from the unintended mishaps of other solo hikers. 4:39 Steps for easing into hiking solo for new or nervous hikers 11:55 Best practices to plan and prepare for your solo hike 26:06 GPS/SOS device recommendations for solo hikers 34:01 How to know where you’ll […]

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3 skills I learned from hiking alone

In this video I talk about 3 things that I’ve learned from hiking alone that you should be aware of if you’re considering going yourself As quintessentially introvert-like as it is, I looove hiking alone. It’s a bit like a meditation for me because I’m present and absorbing where I am, when I’m there. But while I’ve always enjoyed doing it, I also sometimes felt (and still feel) a bit worried and anxious about going – because […]

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Yes I am a Woman and I Hike Solo (Smoky Mountains Winter Hiking)

Yes I am a woman and I hike solo all over the world. I had planned to hike to Clingmans Dome in the Smoky Mountains National Park, but a winter road closure had me changing plans and finding some new trails in Appalachia. Get A Sticker to Support Alice’s Adventures and get mentioned in the next video: Follow me route on AllTrails: SUBSCRIBE ► SUPPORT ALICE’S ADVENTURES ON EARTH Paypal: alice.fordllc@hotmail.com FOLLOW ME: + INSTAGRAM ► + […]

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