Planning For Your Trip

Date: Monday, November 2, 2015

The #bchikechat for this week was about Planning For Your Trip and featured guest Dam Good Trips (@damgoodtrips).


  • Q1: Besides online, what resources do you frequently use to plan your hikes?
  • Q2: What do you feel is the most important part of the planning process?
  • Q3: What planning do you do differently for single day vs. multi day treks?
  • Q4: What do you look for most when planning an outing (ie, estimated time, elevation gain, type of terrain, location…)?
  • Q5: Do you enjoy preparing for your outings or would you just rather ‘get on with it’?
  • Q6: How far in advance do you start planning for your hikes?
  • Q7: What sort of safety precautions do you include in your plan?
  • Q8: Do you have any ‘trip planning fails’? Something that went wrong because you planned poorly?

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