Welcome to KGAdventures
Wanting to get outdoors again, but feeling a bit overwhelmed with all the information and on where to begin? You’ve come to the right place.
At KGAdventures, you’ll find information on hiking trails and kayaking launches near you, tips on how to get started and some recommended gear to ensure you have the best experience getting outdoors again. You can use the menu at the top of the page to browse through articles, recommended locations, and anything else you’re looking for.
Getting outdoors again should be easier than it is. We’re here to make sure you have everything you need to feel confident and ready to take on your next outdoor adventure.
If you’re new to hiking…
Let’s get you on the trails… safely! New hikers typically fall into one of two categories: (1) people who are a little scared of hiking and want to know how to be prepared or (2) people who just head out in the woods one day, usually unprepared, and hope for the best.
KGAdventures doesn’t want you to be either of those people! We want you to be prepared and confident in your hiking abilities so you can start this new adventure safely and have an amazing time.
Check out some of our most helpful guides below to get you started hiking!
Why Does the Outside of My Knee Hurt When Hiking Downhill?
Pain in the outside of your knee when hiking downhill can be frustrating. Learn why it happens, how to prevent it it, and how to treat it.
Camping in a Thunderstorm: How to Stay Safe
Wanting to prepare in case you’re ever camping in a thunderstorm? Learn the risks and how to stay safe if you ever find yourself trapped in a thunderstorm while camping.
How Many Miles Can You Hike in a Day?
Curious on how many miles you can hike in one day? Check out this guide with averages, hiking speed calculations, and more!
10 Fun Activities to Do at the Campsite While Backpacking
Planning a backpacking trip and wondering what to do at camp? Check out this list of 10 activities you can do at the backpacking campsite.
How Long Will Your Hike Take? Calculating Hiking Speed
Planning a 5 mile, 10 mile, or 15+mile hike and wondering how long your hike will take? Check out the guide for calculating hiking speed!
Hiking Dangers and How to Prevent Them
This article details the dangers of hiking and how to prevent them. It answers the question is hiking dangerous and shows you how to stay safe
If you’re new to kayaking…
Welcome to the water! If you’ve paddled before you know how wonderful and fulfilling kayaking can be.
But, we want you to be safe and avoid dangers and injury. Don’t get hurt or stranded while out on your first few trips. Learn what you need to do to prepare so that you can have a safe paddle.
Check out some of our most helpful guides below to get you started kayaking!
Is Kayaking Dangerous? 12 Kayaking Dangers and How to Prepare for Them
Is kayaking dangerous? Check out the 12 dangers of kayaking and how to prepare for all of them while on the water.
How to Store a Kayak in an Apartment
How to Store a Kayak in an Apartment Wondering how you’ll need to rearrange your apartment to accommodate your kayak for the season? Homeowners and renters alike have several options when it comes to storing their kayak at home during the winter. While apartments and other small spaces present their own unique challenges, you’ll still…
Winter Kayaking Safety: Everything You Need to Know
Stay safe on the water this winter with our expert guide on kayaking safety. From proper gear to cold-weather techniques, we’ve got you covered.”
Kayaker’s Thumb: What it is and What to Do About it
Have a sore thumb after kayaking? Learn all about Kayakers thumb and what to do to prevent the pain in the future.
Is a Canoe or Kayak More Stable? It Depends on the Water
The answer to if a canoe or a kayak is more stable depends on the water conditions. Let’s explore when a canoe or a kayak is most stable.
How to Kayak Alone: Best Tips and Practices
Kayaking alone can be an incredible experience, but you need to be safe. Follow these tips to safely kayak alone.
If you’re here for recommendations….
Then we have several for you! Our menu above can navigate you to several trails and kayaking launches in the Connecticut and New York regions. Exploring our beautiful area of the country is incredible and we want you to enjoy it as well.
But if you’re looking for a shortlist of places to try check out our guides below:
Hiking in Ward Pound Ridge Reservation Pound Ridge, NY
Learn everything you need to know about hiking at Ward Pound Ridge located in Pound Ridge NY in Westchester County
Where Should I Hike? August 2022 CT/NY Edition
Looking for where to hike near Connecticut or New York in July 2022? Look no further – get 4 hiking recommendations for July 2022
Where Can I Hike Near New Haven, CT: 9 Amazing Trails for Everyone
Want to know where to go hiking in New Haven, CT? Check out these best local hiking trails to find the best one for your next adventure!
Hiking Mianus River Park in Stamford & Greenwich, CT
Learn everything you need to know about hiking at Mianus River Park located in Stamford and Greenwich, CT in Fairfield County
6 Best Hiking Trails in Greenwich, Connecticut
Want to know where to go hiking in Greenwich, CT? Check out these best local hiking trails to find the best one for your next adventure!
Where Should I Hike? March 2022 CT/NY Edition
Looking for where to hike near Connecticut or New York in March 2022? Look no further – get 4 hiking recommendations for March 2022
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