About Me

Having hiked more than 100 routes and tested a tonne of gear, I’m here to share my passion of camping and hiking. Explore useful advice, motivational anecdotes, and breathtaking scenery that will make every trip remarkable. One trail at a time, come explore the wonders of nature with me.


"The wilderness holds answers to questions we have not yet learned to ask." - Nancy Wynne Newhall

My name is Robert Griffin and I’ll show you around the Hikematic trails and areas to camp. My journey began with a simple love for nature and has turned into a mission to help other people share that love. Did you know that to give you the best advice, I’ve hiked more than 100 trails and tested dozens of camping gear?

These amazing hikes on some of the world’s most famous trails have made me love exploring the outdoors even more. I want to use Hikematic to share the information and ideas I’ve learned with you so you can go on your own unforgettable adventures.

Robert Griffin


Why Hikematic

You can get detailed guides for camping and hiking. No matter how much experience you have as an adventurer, my guides can help you learn new things.

Top Hiking Destinations


Discover the world’s most breathtaking hiking destinations. From the majestic peaks of the Himalayas to the lush forests of the Pacific Northwest, these trails offer unique landscapes, thrilling adventures, and serene escapes. Whether you’re a seasoned trekker or a casual hiker, explore the top spots around the globe for an unforgettable journey into nature.

Shenandoah National Park

Best Hikes in Shenandoah National Park I Love

It seems like just yesterday that I went on my first hike in Shenandoah National Park. It was truly magical to see the sun rise over the Shenandoah Valley. Friends and different hiking blogs told me that the best trails in Shenandoah National Park lived up to the hype, and

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stunning waterfall in missouri

The Best Hiking in Missouri

It seems like yesterday when I hiked for the first time in Missouri. I put on my boots on a cool fall morning and headed into the untamed Ozarks. A sea of autumnal red, orange, and gold leaves encircled me as I set out on my journey. I discovered a

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