Hiking is a form of walking for pleasure, usually on trails through unspoiled and natural scenery. This outdoor activity can also be called rambling, walking, trekking, tramping and bushwalking. Overnight hiking is more specifically called backpacking.

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Extreme Day Hiking Tips
[ Teens/Mature Teens ] Advice on walking strategies, clothing, food, trekking poles and general safety.
A Hiking Guide to the Highlands of Scotland
[ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] Descriptions and photographs of walks organised by region.
The Hiking Web Site: Hiking Information
[ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] A basic introduction for hiking and backpacking beginners.
The Lake District and Snowdonia Hiking Guide
[ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] Provides photographs and details of routes among the highest peaks in England and Wales.
The Rob Roy Way
[ Teens/Mature Teens ] A seven day walk across the Southern Highland of Scotland following the tracks and paths used by the notorious outlaw, Rob Roy MacGregor. Descriptions, photos and historical information.
Walk Highlands: Scotland
[ Teens/Mature Teens ] Offers information on free walking routes and area guides, camp sites and accommodations.
[ Mature Teens ] Provides descriptions, maps, GPS waypoint listings and photographs for one-day bushwalks in the Perth region of Western Australia.
Wikipedia: Hiking
[ Teens/Mature Teens ] Article with definitions and an overview of hazards, etiquette and impact on the environment.
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