Orange shirt day started in 2013 as a way to recognize and remember the Canadian treatment of native children in residential school and to understand the harm done at this time in the country of Canada.
Communicate, gear check, feel like you are cold at the start of the day, water and where you get it from, know the challenges along the way and stay orientated (know the basics and keep your batteries warm), lastly do some prep before hand and get fit for the hike…
Mistakes when you hike are bad enough, but to make any of the above may kill your desire to continue with hiking,
Please support the effort and watch the vid above.
Use them at the right height. Neutral ground, keep elbows at right angle.
Use poles to push off or slightly behind you. Insert hand through and over ribbon safety holders and grasp handles.
When walking up hill for long periods of time, try holding down farther on trek pole.
When walking down hill for long periods of time, try holding top of poles, in front to slow and stop decent.
May want to purchase Trek Pole tent and poles.
May want lighter weight with clasps and cork handles.
Find the right trek poles for you, they will support you and preserve your energy and flow on the trip. They are designed to improve overall balance, strength, and experience of the walk, hike, or exploration.