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Hiking Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • a long walk usually for exercise or pleasure; "she enjoys a hike in her spare time"

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Hiking Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia

Hiking is a general word for travelling on foot in the mountains or the countryside.

Hiking is a kind of physical activity as well as a leisure activity (a way of spending free time). Hikers (the people who do hiking) enjoy fresh air and the beauty of nature. Hiking can also be an attraction for people who enjoy challenging their physical and mental strength. Hiking gives them the chance to become stronger.

In general, people can make profit on it for having rest, health, and everyday life.

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'Hiking' example sentence in quotations

* A funny thing is if you're out hiking and your friend gets bit by a poisonous snake, tell him you're going for help, then go about ten feet and pretend YOU got bit by a snake. Then start an argument about who's going to get help. A lot of guys will start crying. That's why it makes you feel good when you tell them it was just a joke. - Jack Handey Deep Thoughts

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Hiking Sample Sentences in News

  • Hiking matters #434: Mt. Mayo, a major forest climb in Tarragona, Davao Oriental
    When one thinks of hiking in Mindanao, Mt. Apo and the now-famous mountains in Bukidnon come to mind. But I have always been attracted with the idea of pursuing lesser-known destinations, which provide me the opportunity to learn more about our country by allowing me visit other places. And of course, there is always the curiosity in what lays within those distan Read more on this news related to 'Hiking'
  • Hiking group gets parents, tots outside
    On a recent weekday morning, a slow caravan of women, preschoolers and babies wound its way down the Laramie River Greenbelt. Read more on this news related to 'Hiking'
  • Hiking matters #433: Mt. Candalaga, Compostela Valley Day 2: Up the summit
    Walking through fallen tree trunks en route to the summit of Mt. Candalaga Continued from Hiking matters #432 : From Camp 2, we woke up early, hoping to reach the summit in time for an early morning clearing. It was estimated to be a 2-3 hour hike, but given the fact that the mountain hasn't been climbed in over two years, we took that estimate cautiously, hop Read more on this news related to 'Hiking'

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