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About Me


Hi, I’m Clare, I started this website with the simple mission of helping people plan, pack for and get going on their hiking journey.

Whether it’s a day hike in a local park, or tackling Mt. Kilimanjaro – the purpose is to share my experiences and be the best resource I wish I had found when I started my hiking adventure.

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