9 tips for hiking in the desert

9 tips for hiking in the desert

These desert hiking tips will help you prepare and thrive in a barren and hot environment. Hiking in the desert is my absolute favourite. I’ve crossed 2 deserts now. The first was the Negev desert as part of hiking the 1000km Israel National Trail. I’ve...
Walking Israel: completed!

Walking Israel: completed!

Day 52 Strong winds in the night woke me up. We had constructed the tent with only the inner but, worried that it wasn’t strong enough to cope with the gales, we got up to add the outer as well. It was cold. The wind cut straight through me and aggravated my...
Thru hiking gear list

Thru hiking gear list

This is my complete thru hiking gear list – with recomendations for my favourite brands! This is everything I took with me when I did the Israel National Trail; a 1000km trail stretching the full length of Israel. I had to be prepared for different terrains...