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Hiking the Stubai High Trail, a hiker walks between two mountain lakes in the Austrian Alps, on one of Europe's best multi-day hiking routes. Image by Wild Connections Photography
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Five of Europe’s Best Multi-Day Hikes

Adventure Travel

When you start hiking, day hikes turn in to overnight trips, and before you know it, you’re planning a multi-day trekking adventure. Whilst there may not be any Hollywood movies about these trails yet, this selection of Europe’s best multi-day …

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Hiking the Tre Cime di Lavaredo in the Dolomites by Wild Connections Photography
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Hiking The Tre Cime In The Dolomites

Adventure Travel

The Tre Cime di Lavaredo (also called the Drei Zinnen) are perhaps the most famous peaks in the Dolomites UNESCO world heritage region in northern Italy. Alongside Lake Braies, they are one of the most popular sites to …

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What To Expect From Your First Mountain Hut Experience

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Across the Alps there are numerous mountain huts in the most breathtaking locations. Depending on what country you are in, the may be called Hütte, Rifugio, Refugio or Refuge. These mountain huts provide shelter for hikers during multi-day treks and …

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Choosing HIking boots by Cat Ekkelboom-White
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Tips For Buying Hiking Boots

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After a long winter with plenty of snow across Europe, it’s finally time for hiking season to kick off. One of the things that makes the biggest difference for your enjoyment during a long hike is having a pair of …

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Austria Glacier Hike
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Hiking To Austria’s 2nd Largest Glacier

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Glaciers have always fascinated me. These amazing seas of ice that are thousands of years old, and it troubles me deeply to know that they are disappearing.

Three years ago, Menno and I hiked up to the tongue of the …

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