Spring Hiking Guide | 8 Best Gears You Need for Spring Hiking
There is no better time to go hiking than spring. As the temperature is increasing, ice getting melt and flowers are in bloom, getting close to nature is not only a relaxing way both physically and emotionally but also a wonderful experience. Choose the proper hiking gears is essential for spring hiking, so here we listed the top 8 best spring hiking gears you might need, wish you a happy journey in this warm spring!
GARDOM Polarized HD Lens Sunglasses
Whether you’re a hiker, a cyclist, or a trail runner, you’ll find a pair of shades that can keep up with you here. GARDOM polarized sunglasses offer enhanced lens coverage that protects against the sun, wind and impact.
Superior TAC polarized lens can efficiently restore true color, eliminates reflected light and scattered light, GARDOM polarized sunglasses make the scenery much clearer and softer and protects your eyes perfectly. Textured metal frame and delicate workmanship allow these outdoor sunglasses fashionable and chic, it is a perfect match for travelling, vacation, hiking, etc.
Available on Amazon for $15.99
Garmin Oregon 750t Touchscreen GPS
Thanks to a redesigned antenna for better satellite reception, the Oregon 750t GPS and GLONASS handheld puts even more of the great outdoors at your fingertips. Whether you’re hiking, hunting, climbing, kayaking, trail riding or whatever, this rugged navigator is ready for anything.
It features multilink wireless connectivity (Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and ANT+), active weather support with animated radar overlays, a 1-year BirdsEye Satellite Imagery subscription and a built-in 3-axis compass with a barometric altimeter. Oregon 750t GPS is not just a GPS but also a portable practical mobile device for your hiking.
Available on GARMIN website for $549.99
WATERFLY Waist Bag with Water Bottle Holders
With 2 mesh pockets on both sides for your water bottles, you can take sufficient water while hiking with WATERFLY waist bag. Multi-pockets design allows it compatible with most quick-accessed necessities like tissues, flashlights, phone, power bank, GPS tracker, small tools, etc.
Durable nylon waist strap with a buckle of this waist bag can be adjusted according to your needs, while the extra removable shoulder strap allows it to be used as a sling bag or cross body bag, extremely convenient for outdoors.
Available on WATERFLY website for $18.99
Mizu V8 Insulated Stainless Steel Bottle
Apart from holding 26-ounces of water for long days on the trail, the V8 is also well-suited for holding beers or carbonated beverages to help you celebrate at the summit. The stainless steel bottle is vacuum insulated and keeps your beverage of choice cold for up to 24 hours. You can leave one in the car while you hike up and down, then enjoy it when the day is done.
Now it is only $39.95 on Mizu website
SONY RX100 4K Digital Camera
Bring along a good camera to capture beautiful landscapes and experiences is essential for most hikers, and all the more so for spring hiking. Many people use their smartphones instead, I admit most smartphones can also capture pretty good pictures, but if you want to get impressive photos and take seriously, it is necessary to invest in a digital camera.
Super lightweight and compact with excellent performance make SONY RX100 popular among backpackers. It takes really good photos for a point-and-shoot camera with 20.1 MP images and 4 K Full HD video even there is only a small sensor.
Now it is available on Amazon for $948
Asolo Neutron Gore-Tex Hiking Boots
It’s still worth mentioning the power of waterproof boots while spring hiking.
Waterproof breathable membrane (such as Gore-Tex®) made boots are ideal to up your comfort level while meeting wet terrain. High-tenacity nylon and suede upper with protective rubber rand of Asolo hiking boots are abrasion resistant and durable, so you can trudge through most terrains and enjoy intimate contact with nature with these boots.
Available on SIERRA TRADING POST shop for $149.99
Osprey 50 Men’s Atmos 50 AG Backpack
The Osprey Atmos AG 50 features Osprey’s Anti-Gravity suspension system for quick drying ventilation and all-day comfort. This pack is well suited for weekend excursions or quick overnight forays when you are toting less than 40 pounds.
The secret to this pack is Osprey’s clever Anti-Gravity suspension system—a seamless backpanel composed of lightweight mesh extending from the top of the backpanel to the hipbelt that contours to the body to deliver outstanding fit and unrestricted movement. You can access your gear through the top pack or via a zippered front panel. The versatile floating top-lid is removable to shave weight but an integrated Flap Jacket is always onboard to protect your gear from the elements.
Available on Amazon for $139.97+
SEMOO Water Resistant 2-3 Persons Hiking Tent
If you are planning an overnight spring trip, a portable tent is necessary for you.
Very lightweight and durable, SEMOO water resistant tent is a 3 season tent you can use in any situation. It has been tested in heavy rains and snowfall and always resisted with no problems. High strength fiberglass frame with pole pockets for easy setup; large mesh roof vents and windows provide ample ventilation and pest protection; while hooped fly frame adds rain protection.
Get it on Amazon for $42.99