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HOW TO STAY WARM IN A TENT | 13 Top Tips

HOW TO STAY WARM IN A TENT | 13 Top Tips

Heading into the mountains or out into the forest for a night under the stars is one of the most fun trips you can take. But having spent countless nights camping we also know there's nothing worse than lying in your tent freezing. That's why we wanted to give our top...

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PATAGONIA DOWN SWEATER VS NANO PUFF

PATAGONIA DOWN SWEATER VS NANO PUFF

Patagonia products are favorites among those who love having outdoor adventures, including hikers, climbers, skiers and campers. As both of us have owned their adventure outerwear for some time, a Patagonia Down Sweater vs Nano Puff comparison post is probably long...

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10 BEST MICROSPIKES FOR HIKING IN 2022

10 BEST MICROSPIKES FOR HIKING IN 2022

So you want to find the best microspikes for hiking? Us too - we love to hike the trails here in beautiful BC whenever we can. As well as many destinations beyond, of course.  This guide to the best microspikes for winter hiking takes you through all you should...

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WHAT TO WEAR HIKING IN FALL

WHAT TO WEAR HIKING IN FALL

Deciding what to wear hiking in fall can often be a difficult decision. When you are picking your fall hiking outfit you need to consider the ever-changing weather at this time of year. It can be freezing in the morning and warm in the afternoons, rain can come from...

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MICROSPIKES VS CRAMPONS | Which is Best?

MICROSPIKES VS CRAMPONS | Which is Best?

Great question - microspikes vs crampons? Which is best for you, and just what is the difference between using microspikes for hiking or crampons for hiking? If you want to know all about crampons vs microspikes, you’re in the right place. Here at Wild About BC, we...

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BEST PACKABLE BACKPACK FOR TRAVEL AND HIKING IN 2022

BEST PACKABLE BACKPACK FOR TRAVEL AND HIKING IN 2022

Packable backpacks are one of the handiest items you can carry in your bag. Whether you are travelling through different countries or spending time backcountry hiking and camping, a packable bag is a great item to have with you. Having spent many years travelling and...

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BEST BACKPACKING SLEEPING BAGS UNDER $100 IN 2022

BEST BACKPACKING SLEEPING BAGS UNDER $100 IN 2022

There is nothing we love more than getting out into the backcountry for a couple of nights. It's always a fun adventure and allows you to see some incredible sights. It is definitely possible to spend ridiculous amounts of money on high-tech gear, but the good news is...

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THE BEST CAMERAS FOR BLOGGERS IN 2022

THE BEST CAMERAS FOR BLOGGERS IN 2022

Beautiful pictures are such a great way to capture your readers' imagination and improve the aesthetic of your website. Are you committed to posting only high-quality photos from now on but are wondering what are the best cameras for bloggers to use in 2022? There are...

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THE BEST TENTS FOR COUPLES IN 2022

THE BEST TENTS FOR COUPLES IN 2022

There are few things more enjoyable than spending a couple of nights camping in a beautiful place with your better half. While gear isn't everything, having the best tent for couples will ensure a much more pleasant experience where you stay warm and dry and have a...

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BEST MESS KITS FOR CAMPING AND BACKPACKING IN 2022

BEST MESS KITS FOR CAMPING AND BACKPACKING IN 2022

When you are out camping and hiking, there are few better things than a delicious hot meal to fill your belly and replenish your energy. You'll need a small, lightweight set of cookware to take with you on all of your adventures. In this guide, we look at the best...

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