Trekking tips every newbie must know

Here are some useful trekking tips that every newbie needs to keep in mind.

Published on Feb 02, 2023 11:37 AM IST 6 Photos

Planning a trek with your friends but it is your first time and you have no idea how to prepare for it. Don't worry. We got your back. Trekking can be difficult but if you do your research and prepare accordingly then your first can be one of your best. This is the best way to connect with nature and your friends or family. (iStock (File Photo))

Don't wear cotton clothes: Cotton is great for every day wear but not while trekking since it absorbs too much of sweat/water and releases too little of it. (pinterest (File Photo))

Invest in good trekking equipments: Invest in good quality footwear that will prevent you from slipping and injuring yourself. Also, pick a comfortable backpack with proper support. (File Photo)


Stay hydrated: Staying hydrated is very important while trekking so always pack enough so that you don't run out of it and get dehydrated. You can carry water-purifying equipments if you are going on a long trek. (pinterest)

Slow Pace: Don't rush. Take your own time even if everyone in your group is ahead of you. Enjoy the sceneries that you will cherish for a lifetime. Don't forget to warm up and stretch your muscles before heading on a trek. (Unsplash)