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Henry’s Ridge Hiking: Sting’r Loop

Last week we had an artic freeze coming down from Canada, with snow included. Monday warmed up a bit, so I headed out for an afternoon hike at Henry's Ridge, in Maple Valley, Washington. I wasn't the only one out, a lot of mountain bikers had the same idea. However, most were pleasant and shared… Continue reading Henry’s Ridge Hiking: Sting’r Loop

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The Quickest Way To Prevent Blisters While Hiking

Blisters are one of the most painful debbie downers to have while hiking. The trip starts off good, the views are great, but after few miles you start getting that nagging feeling. That something isn't right in your boots (or trail runners). And this is where trouble crops up. If you don't stop, take off… Continue reading The Quickest Way To Prevent Blisters While Hiking