Hiking in Colorado is a fantastic thing to do, and for all nature lovers, it is a great way to be in direct contact with mother nature. Also, hiking has the benefit of being a perfect exercise, and it is done for one or several days, depending on what you choose to do and where you want to hike. 

Prepare Your Backpack and Go Hiking!

The very first thing you need before going hiking is getting prepared, and a good hiking backpack is a must. Choosing a specially made pack for hiking is crucial. Places like Colorado have extreme wheater conditions, and you need to make sure that everything inside your backpack keeps you warm and safe. Once you have your hiking backpack, it is time to pack it up with some essential items, here is a list for you: 

  • Comfortable clothes that are light and dry fast. Several stores sell clothes for hiking 
  • Good pair of hiking shoes
  • Hat or cap, sunglasses, and sunscreen to protect from the sun 
  • Multipurpose knife
  • Flashlight, lighter and a candle 
  • First aid kit
  • Snacks and food if you are planning to go camping 
  • Maps, compass, and GPS

Discover the Colorado Rocky Mountains

Discover the Colorado Rocky Mountains with Mile-Hi Rafting

Mile Hi Rafting Company, in Clear Creek County, offers outdoor adventure for everyone in the family. We are a family business that has been in these mountains for over 75 years, and we believe that there is nothing grander than being in the outdoors. We offer Rafting, ATV, and UTV tour packages and will help you plan your perfect outdoor adventure for you, your friends, or your family. We encourage you to browse our website to learn more about us. Contact us today to book your next outdoor adventure with the real outdoors adventure experts. 

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