The Walking Blog

5 Health Benefits of Mountain Biking

Health benefits of Mountain Biking

Most people know exercise is good for them. They may even go on a few walks around their neighbourhood or do something social like join a swim club, but what about the bike collecting cobwebs in your garage? Mountain biking…

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Mountain Biking Skills for Beginners

Mountain biking basics for beginners

The need to know basics Mountain biking is an energetic activity. It requires you to constantly shift your weight forward, rear and side-to-side. As the terrain shifts or obstacles are encountered, it’s up to you to keep the bike upright….

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Mountain Bike Gear for Beginners

Mountain biking gear for beginners

Mountain Biking is a sport that can be as expensive or as cheap as you want it to be. You can spend thousands on a new top of the line bike or find yourself a great deal for a second…

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Best South West Hikes for Summer

Point Possession

When the weather heats up it becomes a bit more difficult to hike around Perth but the South West offers a great place to escape and enjoy some of the amazing landscapes Western Australia is famous for. So what makes…

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Hiking safely in Australia’s bushfire season

Bushfire in Walpole

On Black Saturday, I awoke early and on hearing the weather reports, made the decision to call off my planned bushwalk. I’m not sure I’ve ever been as glad of any decision I’ve made in my life. Since that day,…

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The 15 Bushwalking Essentials You Absolutely Must Know

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