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Sometimes we need to get out of our comfort zone and explore nature. One of the ways of achieving this is through hiking. Hiking is a long, vigorous walk usually on trails or in the countryside. It is a recreational activity that promotes physical fitness. Hiking is economical, convenient and in most cases requires no special equipment. That said, below is our list of exceptional hikers every hiking enthusiast should follow on Instagram.


1.      @hike.life

Adrian Burst is an environmental engineering student, who also works as an infrastructure planner. He has an enthusiasm for photography and amazing landscapes. Adrian enjoys hiking and climbing mountains, sleeping in tents, going through glaciers and ice, in the untouched areas of the Alps region. He has done a lot of adventures as listed on his website. Additionally, he has excellent photography skills, and his Instagram account tells it all.


2.      @Mshview

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Mike Hodgson is a photographer. Since he was as a teenager, Mike Hodgson has had an interest in photography to date. He captures precious and unforgettable moments with passion ensuring that the images are of the highest quality. Mike’s great photographic skills make an excellent inspiration for hiking ideas in and around the United Kingdom.

He has displayed this great talent and skills on his Instagram account as well as on his website.


3.      @michaelbuechi

Michael Buechi is a nature and adventure photographer from Switzerland. He is also a great outdoor athlete at KTC unlimited. KTC unlimited aims at exploring the world and enabling people to discover it as well. They offer perfect solutions for every opportunity; outdoors, people, events, fashion, missions, projects, content, and CSR. He enjoys mountain climbing especially during the winter season, skiing and ice cave exploration. You can follow this link to his Instagram account, where he has shared all his photos about his breathtaking adventures.


4.      @Swiss_rocks

Ariane Walpen is a mountain passionate Swiss photographer and a Swiss hiker based in Geneva. She is a mountaineering leader that loves landscapes, nature in general and enjoys sharing her experiences. Ariane has been on a lot of adventures including; mountaineering, summer hikes, winter hikes, climbing and more as she has explained on her website. She has also written blogs based on these adventures sharing her great outdoor experiences. Additionally, she displays her outstanding photographic skills on her Instagram account showcasing some of the great destinations in the Swiss Alps.


5.      @hiking_with_lisa

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(📷 Summer 2018). “When you do or think or feel something, do it with passion. Let it come from the heart. Put your heart and soul in it. And when you do, you will feel a river flowing sweetly through you and especially through your entire life. Life has much more meaning that way.“ (Angie karan)... Good evening, Good Night or beautiful Day WONDERFUL WORLD 😘🌏🌎🌍❤️ #kandersteg #Switzerland #inlovewithswitzerland #switzerland_vacations #beautifulplace #switzerland_bestpix #bestdiscovery #exploreswitzerland #earthpix #fantastic_earth #beautifuldestinations #wonderful_places #awesomeearth #best_worldplaces #watchthisinstagood #thediscover #living_europe #mountains #outdoors #naturelovers #nature #hiking #hikingculture #hikingadventures #adventure #natgeo #explore #summer #river #earthpix

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Lisa is an outdoors adventure enthusiast based in Switzerland who believes that one should spend all their energy and youthfulness working. She spends most of her days-off enjoying mostly through great outdoor activities. Hiking and mountain climbing are part of the adventures she holds dearly.

On top of her adventurous nature, she is also an exquisite photographer as her Instagram account confirms. Lisa appreciates the beautiful nature of mountains and meadows, spectacular skies, and serene lakes. Her authentic photography skills showcase her love for both nature and adventure as well as photography.


6.      @arizonahikersguide

This group is a community of hikers with love for great outdoors excursions. They make it easy to explore the Arizona region by providing hiking guides, tips, inspiration and everything there is to know about hiking in Arizona. Also, they have simple and accurate trail descriptions, maps, photos and backpacking adventures in the state of Arizona that they have personally completed.

Subsequently, they provide checklists and gear reviews on their website to help hikers explore the vast beauty of Arizona. Moreover, they also sell hiking gears on their website. Their Instagram account displays a collection of photos from their adventures.


7.      @moonmountainman

Jacob Moon and his wife Natasha Moon are both cool hikers and love traveling around the world with their daughter Zoey. Jacob is a photographer while his wife is a blogger. The lovely photos of their escapades are displayed on moon`s Instagram account. He also has a YouTube channel where he shares most of his experiences with his viewers. He enjoys traveling with his family and has even created a family traveling account. Traveling with kids can be very hectic but here is their article that talks about everything you need when on a hike with kids.


8.      @tradnthru

Ed is a thru-hiker, climber, photographer and an outdoor professional. He mainly focuses on shooting outdoor landscapes but also loves capturing human interaction with the environment. He uses his website to express his freedom by displaying a complete story of his thru-hikes, climbs and other endeavors compared to other social media influencers.

His website is all about great outdoors adventure and travel. On his website, he displays his gear list for thru-hiking and blogs about his endeavors. He tells his stories through quality photos on his Instagram. Ed enjoys capturing events as they happen, whether it involves dynamic climbing movement or merely moving through a trail. His photographs directly speak for themselves.


9.      @viktorianorth

Viktoria is a photographer whose love for sharing photos on Instagram is overwhelming. She also has a blog where she shares all her adventures and experiences. Hike 365 is a community for girls in Alberta using social media paired with getting out on the trails together to build friendships and break out of their comfort zone to explore. More of her photos and articles can be found on her website. Moreover, she uploaded a video on how to have fun during winter in Alberta on this platform. She also has an online shop available on her website that sells traveling gears.


10.    @wishfornatureandtravel

Shirley is a photographer who will shoot anything that inspires her. She is always out to look for an adventure wherever the wind blows her, from the beaches to the mountains. She goes on a lot of great outdoor hikes sharing her amazing photos on her Instagram.

Her enthusiasm for hiking, skiing and just traveling around the world shows her love for adventure. She loves adventuring on her own but sometimes she will carry her family along. As a mother of three, she values her family a lot, and her main job is to take care of them.