Tips for Mountain Climbing.
If you want an outdoor activity that is not only fun, but it is also adventurous as well as a form of exercise, then you should try mountain climbing especially if you have been indoors for a long time. Though many people fear mountain climbing, those who have been doing it can attest to this, that you will have to experience nature at it best as you climb the mountain. There are many ways that you can go out for mountain climbing and enjoy every bit of it, as we will discuss it in this article.
If you have stayed for a long time without doing exercises, your body must have been stiff and thus you need v to do some exercises to stretch your body before you can go for a mountain climbing. It is dangerous to go out for mountain climbing when your body is stiff because you will feel a lot of pain in your joints and so you will not be able to have fun in mountain climbing. You can start by running and jogging so that you can stretch your legs and you can also prepare your body for mountain climbing.
2 Study the area.
One of the biggest mistake that many people make is to go out for mountain climbing without knowing the areas well. Climbing a mountain without knowing the pacer better will not only make you come across some dangerous animals that can harm you, but it will also put you in the danger of coming across some dangerous places where it is not safe for climbing. A map will be of great benefit here because it will show you the distance that you will take, the time that you will spend going up and down the mountain, and the physical features in the area.
3. Choose the best attire.
It is important to choose the right attire to go out for mountain climbing; you can wear too tight clothes, nor too loose clothes, you can also not wear soo hot clothes nor can you wear too light clothes. The higher you climb the mountain, the colder it will get for you, and therefore it is important you wear clothes that are moderate in both condition; while light clothes will be uncomfortable for climbing the mountain, you will find that the loose one is also uncomfortable in windy season, therefore you should wear an outfit that will make you as comfortable as possible. The other thing you need to invest in is the mountain climbing boots; buy the shoes that are warm and that will make you feel comfortable.