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Hiking essentials

Video Release Date: March 29, 2010
Video Source: YouTube

Heading out for a day hike or an overnight means knowing how to plan and what to bring. This overview video from Cotswolds in the UK gives a great summary of general hiking equipment and preparation.

The Backpacker's Field Manual book cover

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