011 – When couples hike

Show notes

While I like solo hiking, I also enjoy hiking with my partner, however there are some things to consider to ensure that all goes well particularly on longer hikes. In this episode we discuss the benefits and pitfalls of hiking as a couple.

Episode overview

  • Introduction
  • Hiking as a couple
    • In the first segment of this episode we discuss the benefits and pitfalls of hiking as a couple.
    • For the written version of this article go to When Couples Hike.
  • Gear review
    • In the second segment we review the Organic Jerky Co beef jerky. This is without a doubt the best jerky I have come across in Australia and one that I use regularly particularly on my longer hikes.
    • For the written version of this review go to Organic Jerky Co. Beef Jerky Review.
  • Close (time index 0:31:10)

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