Be Bold, Start Cold; 10 Tips for Winter Hiking
– Source: CT Forest & Park Association January 2018 Newsletter – by Hanna Holcomb
- Check local conditions and the weather forecast. Make sure roads are accessible and that trials are open
- Wear breathable, wicking layers. No cotton! Have a winter had and gloves, and always wear proper footwear. Nothing can ruin a winter hike faster than cold hands and feet.