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How To Purify Water When Backpacking

One of the questions I get asked the most about is how to purify water when backpacking. As you know, water is one of life’s

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21 Simple Survival Tips For Hikers Over 50

Hiking Safety and survival affects all hikers and backpackers. However, adult hikers over 50 must be aware of additional safety concerns.
Although we don’t like to admit it, old geezers generally have more health-related issues than younger hikers.

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Senior Hikers: 7 Life-Saving Tips Rarely Mentioned

Maybe you’re like me and are a senior hiker. With being an older hiker there come some life-threating safety concerns on the trail. Hiking is a fantastic solution to warding off the ravages of age. It is a great way to get back in shape. Firm up a few muscles. Lose a little weight.

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The Geez

Senior Hiker

Hey older hikers, I’m Dan Cousins, the Geez behind Old Geezer Hiking. Having started hiking and backpacking in my twenties, the call of the beautiful outdoors and adventure still beckons me.

Tag along with me as you explore how to hike safely and gain confidence on the trail. Learn the best places to hike and the latest backpacking and hiking equipment for older hikers. Discover how to dehydrate your food for nutritious tasty meals on the trail.

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