Hanady Alhashmi is an Emirati Female Mountaineer from Abu Dhabi.
السيرة الذاتية – هنادي الهاشمي
هنادي الهاشمي أول أمرأة إماراتية وصلت بنجاح إلى أعلى قمة جبلية في أمريكا الشمالية، وهو جبل دينالي في ألاسكا في الولايات المتحدة الأمريكية والذي يبلغ ارتفاعه 6,190 متر Continue reading →
Through this ‘Yoga for Hikers’ sequence, we aim to gain flexibility in order prevent injury as much as we can on our muscle and joints, which can also help us improve our efficiency in movement. This also helps us after a long day hike to recover quicker and reduce any muscle tightness and soreness afterwards. I have also added some core stability poses. Continue reading →
Since the beginning of time, women have lived outdoors and have dealt with their menstrual cycles every month. So should not stop any modern woman these days of going outdoors and enjoying their activities.
If you are planning your first expedition in high altitude, then you are probably starting to hear the words altitude sickness. Continue reading →
“Mountains are not stadiums where I satisfy my ambition to achieve they are the cathedrals where I practice my religion.” – Anatoli Boukreev
“Because in the end, you won’t remember the time you spent working in the office or mowing the lawn. Climb that goddamn mountain!” – Jack Kerouac
“Going to the mountains is going home.” –John Muir
“The mountains are calling and I must go.”– John Muir
“Every Mountaintop is within reach if you just keep climbing.” – Barry Finlay
“The man on top of the mountain didn’t fall there.” – Vince Lombardi
“Everyone wants to live on top of the mountain, but all the happiness & growth occurs while you are climbing it.” – Andy Rooney
“All good things are wild and free.” – Henry David Thoreau
So you want to start hiking? Before you head off on a shopping spree and buy needless equipment, I have put down the bare essentials to enjoy your first hike. These are the things you will always need in a hike or backpacking expedition. Of course, depending on circumstances, you might need more.