What is the number one rule to hiking? Never hike alone. That’s what I was taught in hiking classes, warned by friends and family and scolded by society.
Look, you’re going to do what you think is best for you. If you think that hiking alone might be for you, then follow the words of advice put together in the photo above to help you out. Gender should never limit someones experience of the great outdoors. Staying safe is always a priority and in the end always listen to your gut. It will never let you down.