13 presents to give to a father who loves hiking and mountains

If you are looking for something to give to your father or partner, choosing something related to his hobbies is the best thing you can do. And if he is one of those who like hiking and mountains, then we can help you choose a super gift.

Normally, this would not be such a simple task, since these are very specialized activities, so is most likely that “the adventurous father”  already has the essential equipment  for hiking, which is usually made of high durable materials. Continue reading 13 presents to give to a father who loves hiking and mountains

Choose the right hiking jacket for every season

When hiking comes into your life it is imperative that the right clothes do it too. A wardrobe that supports your adventures is a priority, because being an outdoor sport it is necessary to have shelter when the weather is bad for your health.

Hiking is a sport that can be practiced throughout the year in different natural areas, at least, that is the opportunity given by the geographical diversity of the Iberian Peninsula. Of course: you cannot allow yourself to be caught unprepared by a change of weather.

In hiking, clothing becomes another tool: it offers protections against falls, prevents them or help you to keep the body heat and offers shelter from rain and snow, among other things. Continue reading Choose the right hiking jacket for every season

15 most beautiful natural parks in Spain

In a previous article, from Walkaholic we talked about the 15 National Parks of Spain , where we can go hiking. However, the natural beauty of our country is vast, and there are many other places where hikers can go to enjoy themselves. Whether it’s countryside or mountain, beach or coastal, here we bring you 15 natural parks of Spain that will leave you breathless.

Therefore, today we propose to take you on a “virtual” tour of the natural parks of Spain, to throw some ideas to plan your next adventure. Continue reading 15 most beautiful natural parks in Spain

Trail running in Spain that you can’t miss in 2019

If you are one of the athletes that has proposed to enter the ranking of the Spanish Federation of Mountain Sports and Climbing (FEDME), or improve your position on it, from Walkaholic we present you a list of trail running in Spain that you can’t miss in 2019.

Mountain running or trail running is one of the toughest challenges for a hiker. On it is not only resistance that is tested, but the speed of the athlete to overcome natural obstacles in the shortest time.

Those races are conducted in difficult terrains, in which one runs with special shoes similar to those of jogging, with flexible sole . These shoes offer to the runners some protection from accidents that can be caused by the unevenness of the ground they face.

The trail runners run with minimal equipment, because when running long distances a heavy backpack would delay them. Continue reading Trail running in Spain that you can’t miss in 2019

The best hiking trails in Andalusia

One of the biggest attractions of Andalusia is the climate. This autonomous community enjoys a pleasant temperature during most of the year, which makes it an ideal place for hikers

Andalusia has a vast network of trails (GR, PR and SL), greenways, natural roads, green corridors and green doors with different levels of difficulty.

And allows to go hiking from those how are amateurs or accompanied with children, to the most experienced hikers.

Today at Walkaholic we invite you to discover some of the hiking trails to do in Andalusia. Take note! Continue reading The best hiking trails in Andalusia