Read MoreMany people are interested in kayaking down the river to explore the river or for fishing purposes. While those who have experience, will find it simple to kayak, there are many important factors to be considered for person who wishes to kayak down a river for the first time. Like many other water and adventure sports activities, there is some amount of risk involved in kayaking. Hence it is advisable for a person who wishes to kayak to take some basic training from an expert, especially safety tips so that the person can handle any problems he may face kayaking.
Read MoreHiking is one of the most popular outdoor activities for many people, especially those living in cities. In addition to getting away from the noise and pollution in cities and towns, it allows the person to explore nature, and is also excellent exercise for the entire body. While it is possible to hike without any accessory, increasingly people are using a hiking stick when they go on a hike. The stick is usually made from wood, though other materials may be used and should be strong enough to bear the weight of the body. The many hiking stick benefits are discussed in detail in this article.
Read MoreMany people, especially those who live in cities enjoy hiking because it is a change from their sedentary life, and also allows them to enjoy nature. However, most of the popular hiking routes are in remote locations, where it is difficult to get food, medical or other help. So before embarking on a hiking trip, it is advisable to review some of the major considerations and plan well in advance, so that the hike is an enjoyable experience for all those who participate in it. The top 5 tips which a person organizing the hiking trip should consider are listed below
Read MoreAn interesting thing quite common among hikers is that they are often seen and described mostly by their friends or colleagues as ‘crazy’ people. Why? It’s because they are perceived to be doing an activity which doesn’t make much sense to these people. The idea of using your precious time and limited work-leaves and on top of that, paying for it with your hard-earned money sounds ridiculous to them. They are often surprised at how you can stay disconnected from the internet and the world while trekking in remote areas. Why would you go through such hard work and pain just to see a few nice views? How can you live without the internet? Wouldn’t you rather utilize this time, effort and money going off to a beach resort, get a beer and just chill, instead of a hard, messy walk on difficult terrain?
Read MoreTeamwork has stood the test of time and continues to be a key factor in a company’s success in the long run. It is the indispensable edge in today’s competitive environments. More than individual talent however, companies are increasingly looking out for people who are culturally fit to be part of their organizations. An effective team can go on to deliver extraordinary results and achieve great outcomes for it is the combined effort of a diverse group of individuals bringing together an eclectic mix of skills, talents, various ways of thinking and experiences to strive towards a common goal. A team thus has more potential to achieve more than what a single genius of a mind ever can.
Read MoreThough approximately 70% of the surface of the earth is covered with water, the salinity or amount of salt in the water will vary to a very great extent. More than 97% of the water on earth is having a higher salinity and only water with a salinity of less than 0.05% is considered to be freshwater. So freshwater fishing includes fishing in ponds, lakes, wells, rivers. It should be noted that most freshwater fish will not survive in salt water and vice versa with a few exceptions like salmon. Hence, to Bait Freshwater fish, the kind of bait required will be different, since the fish differ and are usually smaller in size.
Read MoreCatching saltwater fish is a major challenge since fish do not bite the bait quickly. Like other living creatures, fish have their senses well developed and their survival instinct helps them avoid most objects which could pose a threat to their life. So it is important to have a bait which the saltwater fish will mistake for their food and bite the bait, so that the angler can catch them. A wide variety of bait both natural and artificial can be used to catch saltwater fish. The best Bait Saltwater fish are discussed in this article, to help anglers.
Read MoreCamping is closely associated with fires, and these fires are used for both heating and cooking food. There are many advantages of cook fire camping with a wood fire compared to other cooking methods like using charcoal or liquid fuel. One of the most popular reason is that the food will have a better flavor compared to other methods, due to smoke induced flavor. This is a natural cooking method and no chemicals are used for cooking.
Read MoreFor many people living in cities and towns, a camping trip is an enjoyable experience where they enjoy greenery and nature. They are away from the pollution, noise and hectic daily routine, however they should be aware of the fact that it is extremely important to plan the camping trip well in advance if they wish to have the best possible experience.
Read MoreThe concrete jungles of our creation can be very overwhelming and hard to live at times. The pace of life in our cities going at breakneck speed is often frustrating and tiring. The noise of urban traffic, the glare of the incandescent street lights, the hustle and bustle of our everyday routine, the immense pressure of the upward mobility and the corporate rat race, these can fatigue our minds and we often long to escape.