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Hi, I'm Samantha Panzera. I love taking off on adventures, traveling, and spending lots of time in the mountains. I especially love hiking, backpacking, snowboarding, and rock climbing. I started Adventure Hike Travel to help others get outside into our beautiful world. I aim to inspire, empower, and equip others to start going on their own adventures.

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Looking to experience the beauty of Lake 22 without the crowds? For a quieter trek, consider exploring Lake 22 early in the season. Although you won't have the trail entirely to yourself, an off-season hike is a fantastic way to enjoy its beauty. April and May are ideal times, as the trail is less crowded compared to peak summer months. Covering 5.4 miles roundtrip with a moderate elevation gain of 1,350 feet, this hike is perfect to explore before the busiest season hits.

Lake 22: Great Early Season Hiking In Washington State

By Samantha Panzera | May 28, 2024

Looking to experience the beauty of Lake 22 without the crowds? For a quieter trek, consider exploring Lake 22 early in the season. Although you won’t have the trail entirely to yourself, an off-season hike is a fantastic way to enjoy its beauty. April and May are ideal times, as the trail is less crowded compared to peak summer months. Covering 5.4 miles roundtrip with a moderate elevation gain of 1,350 feet, this hike is perfect to explore before the busiest season hits.

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Hey there, outdoor adventurers! Today, I'm excited to introduce you to the KÜHL Women’s THE ONE™ SHELL Jacket through a detailed gear review. Whether I was snowboarding, hiking, or snowshoeing in the beautiful landscapes of Washington State, this jacket has been by my side through it all, from snowy peaks to lush forests. After thoroughly testing it out, I'm eager to share my insights and adventures with all of you. #hikinggear #hike #gear #adventure #outdoors #outdooraventures

Adventure Essentials: KÜHL Women’s THE ONE™ SHELL Jacket Review

By Samantha Panzera | May 8, 2024

Hey there, outdoor adventurers! Today, I’m excited to introduce you to the KÜHL Women’s THE ONE™ SHELL Jacket through a detailed gear review. Huge thanks to the amazing team at KÜHL for providing me with this waterproof jacket to put to the test on my adventures. Whether I was snowboarding, hiking, or snowshoeing in the beautiful landscapes of Washington State, this jacket has been by my side through it all, from snowy peaks to lush forests. After thoroughly testing it out, I’m eager to share my insights and adventures with all of you.

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As temperatures rise and outdoor adventures beckon, staying cool becomes essential. So in this post, we dive into the cooling comfort provided by Marchpower's Portable 10in Battery Operated Camping and Travel Fan. From its adaptable design to its powerful performance, we'll explore how this fan enhances comfort whether you're lounging in your tent, sitting in an RV, hanging out at camp, or unwinding beneath the stars.

Beat the Heat: Marchpower’s 10in Camping Fan – A Gear Review

By Samantha Panzera | May 7, 2024

As temperatures rise and outdoor adventures beckon, staying cool becomes essential. So in this post, we dive into the cooling comfort provided by Marchpower’s Portable 10in Battery Operated Camping and Travel Fan. In this gear review, we’ll take an in-depth look at this versatile cooling companion. From its adaptable design to its powerful performance, we’ll explore how this fan enhances comfort whether you’re lounging in your tent, sitting in an RV, hanging out at camp, or unwinding beneath the stars.

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Gear up for the great outdoors with the KÜHL Women’s Spyfire Jacket! Explore our review to learn why this versatile jacket is a game-changer for outdoor enthusiasts. Stay warm, cozy, and stylish on all your adventures. #OutdoorGear #AdventureEssentials #AdventureStyle #Hiking #Hike #gearreview #adventure #travel #adventuretravel #outdoors

Gear Spotlight: KÜHL Women’s Spyfire Jacket for Outdoor Enthusiasts

By Samantha Panzera | May 1, 2024

Hey there, outdoor adventurers! Today, I’m excited to shine the spotlight on the KÜHL Women’s Spyfire Jacket with an in-depth gear review. I’ve taken this jacket on lots of hiking and snowshoeing escapades in Olympic National Park, and the Cascades of Washington State. I’ve even taken it on several snowboarding trips using the jacket as my mid-layer this past snowboarding season. Now that I’ve really given the Spyfire Jacket a workout, I can’t wait to share my thoughts and experiences with you.

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Get ready to embrace the winter season like never before with the Venustas Women’s Heated FELLEX® Hooded Puffer Jacket 7.4V. In my detailed review, I take you on a journey through the various aspects of this remarkable jacket. From its lightweight and comfortable design to its advanced heating elements, I share my experiences and insights to help you understand why this jacket is a game-changer. Whether you're out on a morning walk, hitting the slopes, or simply running errands in the cold, this jacket is sure to keep you warm and cozy while adding a touch of style to your winter wardrobe.

Stay Warm in Style: A Comprehensive Review of the Venustas Women’s Heated FELLEX® Hooded Puffer Jacket 7.4V

By Samantha Panzera | April 11, 2024

When Venustas asked if I was interested in testing their heated jacket, I was like, “Heck yeah!” I mean, who wouldn’t be curious about how a heated jacket works? So, naturally, I jumped at the chance! So, for a while now, I’ve been putting the Venustas Women’s Heated FELLEX® Hooded Puffer Jacket 7.4V to the test. It’s been my go-to jacket for everything from brisk morning strolls to rugged hikes, camping trips, snowshoeing treks, and even a bit of snowboarding fun. Over the past few weeks, I’ve really given this jacket a workout. It’s been with me through chilly mornings, challenging trails, and breathtaking mountain views, from Mt. Rainier National Park to Olympic National Park and the Cascades. Now that I’ve had the chance to really test out this heated Jacket, I’m eager to share my honest thoughts and experiences with you.

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If you love camping, you know the importance of getting a good night's sleep. It can make all the difference between waking up ready to take off on a hiking adventure or stumbling out of the tent needing to clutch a cup of coffee first. In this gear review on Elegear’s Self Inflating Memory Foam Sleeping Pad, we cover all the details about the cool new innovative technology that combines the luxurious comfort of memory foam with the convenience of self-inflation.

Gear Review: Elegear’s Self Inflating Memory Foam Sleeping Pad For Outdoor Adventures

By Samantha Panzera | March 27, 2024

If you love camping, you know the importance of getting a good night’s sleep. It can make all the difference between waking up ready to take off on a hiking adventure or stumbling out of the tent needing to clutch a cup of coffee first. In this gear review on Elegear’s Self Inflating Memory Foam Sleeping Pad, we cover all the details about the cool new innovative technology that combines the luxurious comfort of memory foam with the convenience of self-inflation.

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If you are a hiker, backpacker, or traveler the last thing you want is to get sick while out on your adventure from bacteria or a parasite in your drinking water. Having a reliable way to filter your water while traveling in different countries or while out on the trail is a must. No matter how beautiful a lake or stream may appear, there is always the chance of bacteria or a parasite such as Giardia. In this blog post, I will be doing a gear review on the Water-to-Go filter bottle.

Water-to-Go: The Ultimate Adventure Water Purifier Bottle

By Samantha Panzera | October 25, 2023

If you are a hiker, backpacker, or traveler the last thing you want is to get sick while out on your adventure from bacteria or a parasite in your drinking water. Having a reliable way to filter your water while traveling in different countries or while out on the trail is a must. No matter how beautiful a lake or stream may appear, there is always the chance of bacteria or a parasite such as Giardia. In this blog post, I will be doing a gear review on the Water-to-Go filter bottle.

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In this blog post, we collected together 25 John Muir Quotes to Ignite Your Adventurous Spirit. We hope that these quotes by John Muir motivate and inspire you to take off on your next hiking adventure. Happy Trails!

25 John Muir Quotes to Ignite Your Adventurous Spirit

By Samantha Panzera | September 16, 2023

In this blog post, we collected together 25 John Muir Quotes to Ignite Your Adventurous Spirit. We hope that these quotes by John Muir motivate and inspire you to take off on your next hiking adventure. Happy Trails!

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Are you tired of stuffing your clothing into a makeshift pillow while camping or tired of bringing large bulky pillows on trips or considering upgrading your travel pillow? In this Gear Review Of The TETON Sports Camp Pillow, we will cover all the pros and cons of this camp pillow and its best features to help you decide if this pillow is a good fit for your travel adventures.

Gear Review Of The TETON Sports Camp Pillow

By Samantha Panzera | August 28, 2023

Are you tired of stuffing your clothing into a makeshift pillow while camping or tired of bringing large bulky pillows on trips or considering upgrading your travel pillow? In this Gear Review Of The TETON Sports Camp Pillow, we will cover all the pros and cons of this camp pillow and its best features to help you decide if this pillow is a good fit for your travel adventures.

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Discover Olympic National Park's hidden gem: the Deer Park to Maiden Peak hike. Spanning 7.2 miles round-trip via the Obstruction Point Trail, it boasts a 2,100-ft elevation gain. Revel in 360-degree mountain panoramas, vibrant wildflowers, and abundant wildlife. An enchanting hike that's quickly become a personal favorite.

Hiking to Maiden Peak from Deer Park in Olympic National Park

By Samantha Panzera | August 17, 2023

Discover Olympic National Park’s hidden gem: the Deer Park to Maiden Peak hike. Spanning 7.2 miles round-trip via the Obstruction Point Trail, it boasts a 2,100-ft elevation gain. Revel in 360-degree mountain panoramas, vibrant wildflowers, and abundant wildlife. An enchanting hike that’s quickly become a personal favorite.

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Be fully equipped for your hiking adventure! Discover 20 essential items to ensure safety and comfort outdoors. From medical supplies to snacks, this guide has you covered. Don't miss out on vital gear for your next hike!

20 Survival Items All Hikers Should Carry

By Samantha Panzera | August 13, 2023

Be fully equipped for your hiking adventure! Discover 20 essential items to ensure safety and comfort outdoors. From medical supplies to snacks, this guide has you covered. Don’t miss out on vital gear for your next hike!

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When backpacking you are often sleeping on rocks, roots, damp soil, snow, and other elements, and without a good sleeping pad, you will be feeling every rock and root and can be left having a miserable night's sleep. After a long day in the mountains hiking miles in the backcountry, the last thing you want is to be exhausted and sore from a bad night's sleep on top of aching from hiking. So in this article, I will be doing a Gear Review Of The Klymit Static V Sleeping Pad.

Gear Review Of The Klymit Static V Sleeping Pad

By Samantha Panzera | July 7, 2023

When backpacking you are often sleeping on rocks, roots, damp soil, snow, and other elements, and without a good sleeping pad, you will be feeling every rock and root and can be left having a miserable night’s sleep. After a long day in the mountains hiking miles in the backcountry, the last thing you want is to be exhausted and sore from a bad night’s sleep on top of aching from hiking. So in this article, I will be doing a Gear Review Of The Klymit Static V Sleeping Pad.

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