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Take A Hike Day -How To Celebrate Hiking and Trekking Day

Updated on February 8, 2015

17th of November -Hiking and Trekking Day

Indeed walking as well as hiking is considered as one of the best ways to exercise oneself and also to maintain one’s physique. The difference of the Hike from walk is that the former is taken in the woods, mountains, hills or some other places of natural beauty. It is entirely different from walking since it involves a lot of adventure and enjoyment in watching many natural scenes and is a fulfillment in itself.

Hike and enjoying Nature

Hence it can very well be compared to sightseeing in a very relaxed manner taking ones own time and watching nature unfold its beauty. Thus any natural lover would very much like to get engaged in this kind of sport since it is one that gives the utmost joy to the person who does hiking. For this very reason and also to make people aware of the benefits that they would get when they go for a hike and the health benefits that they would receive the National Take A Hike Day is celebrated the world over on the 17th of November every year. Nationwide Hikers do celebrate this day with much enthusiasm and enjoyment since most of them are addicted to this sport and would also like to convey a message about the benefits of taking a hike on this special day.

Hike Day
Hike Day

Hike and its Health Benefits

  It can really be considered as one of the most enjoyable and beneficial sport on earth since you can on one hand get a close brush with Mother Nature and at the same time you would be automatically exercising your whole body and the mind as well. Hence by taking a hike once a while can be very much refreshing for the body and also helps to relax the mind and the soul as well. Hiking does transport a person from a monotonous and mechanical life to an adventure filled occasion which remains etched in one’s memory for long and it is one thing that people would very well like to think about even after so many years.

Hiking Photography

Not only that when you go for a hike then you should surely take your camera along with you for taking some pictures which could very well add to your bunch of memorabilia. These photos could very well add as a motivational aspect which could very well force you and also many others especially your friends and relatives to take a hike in a similar way in order to enjoy the latent benefits hidden in them.

Think of breaking the mechanical pattern of your day today life and the various tensions that come along with it. You would rather hate to think about the boring and the tiring pattern of the day today life and when you think that you surely can take a break from the regular employment that you can’t very well avoid it is always a better idea to take a Hike day and if it is not possible always then why not take it on the Nation Take A Hike Day?


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    • LensMan999 profile image

      LensMan999 4 years ago from Trans-Neptunian region

      Hi Deborah,

      Did you take a hike? How was your experience? Try to share it with me. Thanks for commenting.

    • Deborah Demander profile image

      Deborah Demander 7 years ago from First Wyoming, then THE WORLD

      I never knew. I will take a hike to celebrate.