1. Join a local hiking group
When it comes to experiencing the great outdoors, being part of a community such as a hiking group can be a wonderful way to tap into supportive networks, make new friends, and find like-minded people. With regularly scheduled activities, you can choose those that suit your fitness levels, interests and personal goals best. And remember, great hikes start with great hiking shoes. Timberland offers a wide range of quality footwear, such as our Field Trekker Low Hiker or waterproof Euro Sprint hiking boot.
2. Get involved with an outdoor photography club
Always enjoyed photography? Getting involved with a local outdoor or nature photography club can be an excellent way to rediscover the beauty of nature, get involved with a new community, explore your local environment and get social at the same time.
3. Do some outdoor yoga
More and more people are taking the time to create a new connection with themselves and nature by doing outdoor yoga. While some prefer to do yoga alone, many people enjoy guided outdoor yoga classes. Check your local listings for classes in your area. It's a great way to tap into your local community and experience the beauty of the natural world, all while getting fit, flexible and calming the mind.
4. Set up a hike with friends and family
Forget meeting for coffee. Why not go on a hike with friends and loved ones? It makes a great change to routine and offers a new opportunity for being social and making meaningful connections.
5. Take some me-time in the natural environment
Whether it's a solo hike, sitting under a tree with a book, outdoor meditation, gardening or anything else you enjoy, there are countless ways to rediscover the natural world around you, all on your own.
6. Explore far and wide with geocaching
Geocaching is a great way to get social, change up your routine and make new connections with places and people. Find a geocaching group near you or explore on your own. And remember, if you'll be hiking or exploring, having the right gear is key. Timberland offers a great range of outdoor gear, including jackets, hiking boots and duffels to make every adventure exceptional.