An exercise proposed by Tom Mangan:
Why we hike?
… something off-the-cuff, the first thing that pops into your head, so you don’t have time to over-think it. Give yourself 15 minutes to write it, five minutes to double-check your work, then post.
• health benefits
• relaxation of disconnecting from the world and internet
• beauty of the great outdoors
• hiking is relatively inexpensive
• it’s a fitness hobby I can do into my old age
I’ve been to 50 nations already. If I live long enough, I just might just get to 50 more.
… Much more eloquent than a bullet list are my hiking photos: