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Like you, we love Nature and care about the Planet. That’s why we created The Crave the Planet — a platform that highlights comfortable hut to hut trekking, hiking & physical therapist made gear reviews guided by science, and driven by ❤️.


Morgan Fielder, former Naval officer, Doctor of physical therapy, podcaster, and blogger, founded Crave the Planet to bring women together and explore the most epic corners of Europe’s mountains and seas. Her mission is to empower 100,000 women to restore their body and mind with hiking.

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Moselsteig Hike Cheat Sheet: Epic Wine & Delicious Multi-day Hiking

If you love hiking for your soul – you’ve come to the right place. Welcome to the Moselsteig Hike Cheat Sheet: We’re so glad you’re here. This quick guide is designed to transform the way you see Germany as a hiking destination, provide quick details to begin your planning process … Read More

How to Use Trekking Poles for Knee Pain: Tips for Outdoor Comfort

When it comes to hiking, knee pain can be a significant barrier. Many hikers turn to trekking poles to help manage this discomfort. Trekking poles can reduce the strain on your knees, making your hike more enjoyable and less painful. They can provide extra stability, especially when hiking downhill or … Read More
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Trekking Poles For Beginners: All You Need To Know!

Are you looking to spice up your walking or hiking routine? Trekking poles might be the perfect addition. Used by many for better balance and posture, these poles bring numerous benefits. They can help you burn more calories and engage your upper body, including triceps and core muscles. Trekking poles … Read More

How to use trekking poles on different Terrains

Get up and down hills, decrease knee pain, burn more energy, have more fun If you’re an avid hiker, you might have heard of trekking poles before. While some people may be hesitant to use them, trekking poles can actually provide a lot of benefits on hikes and long distance … Read More