Hiking is such an excellent outdoor activity as it gives the hiker the pleasure of being out of doors, while furnishing the challenge of distance or heights achieved!
The right equipment will enable the hiker to enjoy the experience even more.
There is quite a comprehensive list of equipment that is needed for a successful hike.
This depends on which season the hike is undertaken in, what terrain, whether it is in snow, brush or rugged terrain and the person that needs it.
Bearing this in mind, general equipment should include the right shoes or boots, beanies, muffs, gloves for the cold weather and hats that shield the sun for the warmer months, jackets that insulate from the cold for snow hikes or very cold weather in which there are many options including goose down jackets, rain coats or rain jackets with pants if a freezing and wet hike, gloves, tents, scarves or light sportswear for the sunny climbs or walks.
Water bottles, food and essential sling holders and back packs are also necessary to have the right things at the right time!