Is hiking a popular pastime in Russia?

  1. Chuck profile image90
    Chuckposted 5 years ago

    Is hiking a popular pastime in Russia?

    My wife, who is from Russia, and I enjoy hiking and went on some hikes around Tucson when my wife's daughter visited us recently.  Both my wife and daughter claim they don't recall hiking being popular in Russia which I find strange given the number of forests and open outdoor areas in that nation.  What is your experience with hiking in Russia?

  2. Beata Stasak profile image82
    Beata Stasakposted 5 years ago

    Studied in Russia in my young adulthood and never remembering hiking there, but also do not remember hiking in my native country of previous Czechoslovakia, I have only came to love it, once I settled in is a totally different lifestyle, or used to be...