Best of Roaming Spices
Welcome to our hiking blog! If you are a keen hiker or looking to take up hiking you have found yourself in the right place. Here you will find a source of hiking trail guides, inspirational stories and tips created by us and our growing team of hiking enthusiasts.
The whole essence behind Roaming Spices is a desire to inspire more people to go hiking and take advantage of the amazing benefits that this pastime offers. What’s more, it helps us develop that all-important connection with nature which is sadly lacking in many peoples’ lives nowadays.
Of course, we love hiking ourselves and hit the trails as often as we can. In our opinion, there really is no better place to be!
Not sure where to get started?
I am guessing that your internet travels have landed you on this page because you have an interest in hiking?
Well, we have put together a selection of our favourite articles to help you gain a quick understanding of who we are and what Roaming Spices is all about:
- Read about some of our stunning hikes in Wales
- Taking our hiking adventures to the Caribbean!
- Be inspired by an idyllic winter waterfall hike in Sweden
- Discover what hiking can do for your body, mind and soul
- Meet some of our guest contributors – (Become one too!)
- Learn to create your very own hiking blog
Who are we? Learn a little more about us and what inspired us to start this blog.
Hikes in Wales
Hikes in the Caribbean
Winter Hike to Sweden’s Highest Waterfall…
On our 2018 winter visit to Sweden, we decided to hike to Njupeskär waterfall. With not a person in sight and a temperature of -18°C, there was definitely a little apprehension in the air as we trudged our way through this winter wonderland.
Why Do We Hike?
We all have different reasons for hitting the trail and only you know yours. There are so many advantages of this incredible pastime and here we cover 9 benefits ranging from physical to mental and social…
Meet Some of Our Contributors
Born and raised in Belgium, Bram has been living in the U.S. for several years. An avid hiker and nature photographer, he’s obsessed with national parks and state parks and is on a mission to visit as many of those as possible. Bram’s travelled all over the U.S., from Maine to Hawaii and from Arizona to Washington, in search of the best hikes, elusive wildlife and epic views. He currently lives in Portland, Oregon.
I’m a passionate outdoorsman from Alberta, Canada. Being in the wild is where I truly feel alive. I love giving into my curiosity for the world and exploring new places. If it involves nature you don’t have to ask me twice, I’m ready to rock.
Rowan Smith is the founder of Summit Strength; a personal training service which specialises in preparing amateur hikers, trekkers and mountaineers for their bucket list adventures. He helps everyday people get fit, strong and resilient so they can have the best chance of a safe, enjoyable and successful adventure.
Deya Bhattacharya is a freelance writer and outdoor enthusiast from India. She moved to the Bay Area earlier this summer and has spent almost every spare minute on the trail ever since. Deya loves long trails with 4000+ ft elevation gain, especially since she gets to drink Coke afterwards without the calorie guilt. When she’s not hiking, she’s playing with her cats.
Want to Start Your Own Hiking Blog?
Are you a passionate hiker keen to share your hiking experiences with others? Well, why not start your very own hiking blog?