Naked hiking day is the day when clothes come off and body parts breath freely. Thru-hikers, weekend backpackers and day hikers annually unite across the globe for one day to shamelessly hit the trails in their birthday suits. Most are on remote trails, away from heavily trafficked areas and can bare all without much risk of offending anyone or terrifying any small children. It is meant to be fun and nothing more. The day has slowly evolved into somewhat of a summertime ritual and a right of passage for all thru-hikers to partake.
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It may be celebrated by naked hikers singly or in groups in the woods and mountains on that date. It falls around the date of Father's Day and will be on Father's Day itself in , and that leads to concerns about families encountering naked hikers. Hiking naked is nothing new, although it is more common in Europe than in the U. You may be thinking of joining in or worried about having uncomfortable encounters.
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When the wild calls, sometimes it calls to your innermost desire to be one with nature. For those who answer this call, there is a style of hiking that is a must-try. Strip off your clothes and bask in the glory of the fresh sun on a nude hike.