Before hiking a mountain, preferably “Prepare Yourself to Hiking The Mountain !“. The main thing is we have to prepare mentally. However, this time we will discuss is about fashion’s hiking. Some people more concerned about the weather in the mountains are usually much colder at night. But there are also thinking about the structure of the soil which they will hike. For that, we give some references how the clothes and shoes appropriate for hiking.
- Clothing to hiking
The ideal clothing when hiking in the mountains of the tropics is relatively thick and absorbs sweat. Of cotton or wool clothing is ideal.
- Shoes to hiking
A good hiking shoes protect the feet from injury in addition, must also be comfortable when worn because they have to carry heavy loads on the field slippery, rocky and steep. This type of boot best suited for this activity, because it protects the ankle up to the possibility of sprained ankles.
- Pants to hiking
Not rigid and lightweight pants to protect legs from scratching thorns. Avoid the use of pants made from jeans because this material is difficult to dry and heavy when wet.
Jackets are used to hold the cold at the top or camper location when the activity is not as vigorous as when walking, choose a jacket made from the field (down jacket) jacket type is quite thick and good against the cold, weakness relative weight and take up much space in the backpack.
Other hiking jacket that should be taken is to have two layers (double layer) is usually made from layers of insulation and absorbs perspiration such as wool or polartex, while the outer layer serves to hold water and cold.