Do you need an "escape plan" when hiking?
Because internet and map apps are so common and convenient to use, hikers are now able to hike without first making a detailed plan. Social media platforms also attract groups who want only to hike to popular spots and those who don’t know each other but go hiking together. This, of course, can be risky. Mountain climbing expert Chung Kin Man reminds us that there are four things that are easy to overlook when planning a hike:
When planning a hike, it is important to carefully consider all possible circumstances, as well as the equipment you’ll need, from all different angles. Don’t just rely on technology and online information. Let’s turn to “Chung Sir” for more advice!