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  1. Hgailey

    My Camino Journal 1

    n the Fall of 2015, after 25 long years of daydreaming, planning and talking about the Camino to anyone who would listen, Heather Gailey set out, at the age of 52, to walk the Camino Frances, solo in the Fall of 2015. Although friends and family thought she had lost my mind, she believes she...
  2. jgpryde

    Non Fiction An article about Strayed and distance hikers in general

    Ana Maria Spagna would probably label herself as an "Outdoorsy" individual. Her resume includes published writer, teacher, and ex-trail maintenance boss for the national parks system. Today she lives in a remote part of Washington state, only accessible by a daily ferryboat and with limited...
  3. CaminoMatt73

    Starting the Norte Route in September

    I'm starting from IRUN around September 13th or so. Has anyone Hiked the Norte route in autumn? I'm wondering about the climate and the need for a sleeping bag or a liner with a light fleece throw blanket. Also, I've never used a phone in Europe but I hear about prepaid cards. Is this useful...
  4. brickthomas

    What I carried on Camino Portuguese and Why.

    After my Camnio Frances I posted an equipment list that many hikers found helpful. Today I just posted the gear list I used on my 2016 Camino Portuguese...
  5. Hamish72

    our camino journey, hints & tips

    Hi everybody and seasonal greetings. We our Camino Journey started on the 20th September 2016 and took 37 days. We have put together a video blog with heaps of photos, tips, Spanish phrases and some fun times. Please check us out at our YouTube channel Happy to take any questions, please feel...
  6. Rod Murray

    Scientific Study shows benefits of hiking

    This article, which has a link to the actual scientific journal, explains the benefits of hiking. I've linked both below: Article Journal Link
  7. A

    ArmaSkin Anti Blister Socks

    EVERYONE is hoping to avoid blisters on the Camino. ArmaSkin anti blister sock liners provide protection against you developing painful and annoying foot blisters on your pilgrimage. Foot blisters can form when a number of conditions occur in your shoe or boot. These conditions are heat...
  8. Purple Rain

    Purple Rain Adventure Skirts 2015-11-19

    Purple Rain Adventure Skirts is dedicated to providing women with high quality performance skirts that inspire the freedom of adventure without compromising style or function. Handcrafted with love in Oregon, these hiking skirts feature a yoga style waistband and two side pockets big enough to...
  9. TREK.

    Hiking Kilts Camino Discount

    Hello everyone, we've created this account because there was a little interest in a forum topic here about hiking in a kilt. We sell well made hiking kilts as well as a small selection of good kit at a reasonable price and wanted to offer our service to the members here. Please use code...
  10. TeknoHead

    Other Month Long Hikes

    Hi All, I've jut finished the Camino del Norte and was amazed at how beautiful it was. 28 days walking from Bilbao to Santiago and I loved every moment. I'll do a camino again in the future but next year I'm thinking of going outside of Europe. Does anybody have any recommendations of other...

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