Marmot Mica Jacket – Product review at Webtogs

Tweet This post is a product review for Webtogs,  a great online outdoor clothing store we have just started working with and sharing around some of their product videos. Here at Our Hiking Blog, we’re not really gear junkies but Frank was impressed by the Marmot Mica Jacket. It looks like a great option for […]

Family backpacking or bushwalking – planning your trip

Tweet Planning on a hiking trip with your children?Looking for information on how to bushwalk or backpack with your family?What is the best way to go multiday hiking with your kids? Damian and Renee have a fantastic blog called Adventure in progress which focuses on “Encouraging families to get outdoors and experience adventure”. Frank got […]

Win a free trip to Tasmania and hike the Overland Track

Tweet Hike the Overland Track free?Win a trip to Australia and a free trip on the Overland Track with Cradle Mountain Huts? We stumbled across this opportunity today for anyone who owns a pair of Blundstone Boots (an Aussie icon in work footwear) Towards Barn Bluff – Overland Track- Tasmania Head off to the Blundstone […]

Hiking gear – learning from your mistakes and fixing them

Tweet Have you ever returned from a hiking trip and thought? – never again, it is all too hard, too heavy and too difficult– my pack was loaded badly– my tent was too heavy– my food was awful Matthias, a fellow blogger and mate at Matt Worldwide posted a fantastic , detailed analysis recently on […]