LET’S GO FOR A HIKE! Hiking is terminology that is directly linked with travelling. Hiking means ‘Journey on Foot’ so hiking means to tramp or to walk. Nowadays hiking becomes very common and such trampers and walkers are found almost everywhere in the world. Many peoples are extra-ordinary great hiker and become a great inspiration, their only pleasure and interest in walking; they usually found walking on hills and mountains. But now the question arises that why people love and desperate to become hikers? What are the benefits of hiking? Is this a good physical exercise? Has hiking got any merit?
First and foremost hiking is a great physical exercise. During walk various limbs of our body move so overall it’s a great devise to be physically healthy and fit. Hiking in a country-side gives soothing feeling of being free and independent. For a short period of time, we are away from pollution and noise of the frenzied city life. Hiking is a country side that is quite and calm, we get mental consolation. We walk freely like we want no discipline and etiquettes is required to be observed. We can walk, chat, eat freely and abundantly, moreover, we can give free vent to our emotions and feelings. Our suppressed thoughts can be outpoured during our walking tours. Another great advantage of hiking is that we can inhale fresh and polluted free air. The fresh air of fields, farms and hills of the open places and meadows loaded with the sweet fragrance of the flowers and leaves that are completely fresh without any filth or dirt. The fresh and cool breeze revitalizes our life.
There is another merit of Hike which walking tours or guide provides us is that we can enjoy sceneries, sights and sounds of the nature. We can see and feel nature in various moods and colours. We can see gurgling water of river and listen to the sweet sound of waterfalls, we can enjoy lush green meadows and pastures and we can gaze at bewitching mountains and hilltops covered with densely gown trees and plants of various kinds. The beauty of nature thrills us and a new fervour and a new zest is inducted in our life.
Hiking enables us to feel fresh, healthy and sturdy. Hiking is a natural medicine to sundry problems and without a doubt great exercise. After hiking in a country-side a person feels more appetite and thus enjoys great meal. Hiking wards off dullness and boredom of life and makes a person more active and feel internal gratification. Throughout the hiking one enjoys all the bounties and beauties of nature and these scenes and natures beauty becomes great healer and consoler. So don’t think much pack your bag, decide country-side and start hike.