sports > backpacking
document updated 7 years ago, on Mar 23, 2015
I have seen big problems happen when people on a hike aren't evenly matched — when one is much stronger than the other, or has much more experience than the other. At the very least, it's good to know what each person's capabilities are, so you have appropriate expectations for the trip.

These are things to ask about a potential hiking partner:

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