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Your Guide to best Hiking Trails in Dubai

Peeping into a journal that keeps track of your best travel destinations??

Have you noted the best hiking trails in Dubai under it? Before you book the excursion to the best hikes in Dubai and so the hiking equipment, let’s take a tour of some statistics.

Hiking is considered to be the most efficient low-cost investment to attain many health benefits. According to BMJ Journal, both women and young men in the UAE typically spend more than 12 hours a day sedentary, which accounts for more than 80% of their waking day. (data generated on UAE population which comes out as 58% sedentary).

We have always found nature as the best alternative to all our muddles, and hence the cure to bodily illness.

The excursion that soothes your mental stress, calms your toes down, and strengthens your minds’ capability is nature’s roundabout- The hiking.

To all those factors that lead to inspiration, adventure, and ultimate therapy, hiking is one for all.

Your guide to the best hiking trails in Dubai is here to jot the ultimate tour for you.

Hiking trails in Dubai: The best ones

Wadi Nehaila

Wadi Nehaila

The best time to visit Wadi Nehaila, before winters, is between November-January. This hike is an easy walk, under Hajar mountains, and the view stops by a village, on the way down to a dam.

Wadi Abadilah

Wadi Abadilah

The fantastic Masafi mountain range surrounds a recent popular hike in Fujairah. Wadi Abadilah is one of the beautiful trails discussed in the Fujairah region, mainly due to its beautiful nature and natural pool site.

Wadi Shah

Wadi Shah

The wonder of hiking, where you can have it all. The canyons, steep slopes, ancient village, a natural pool site, and a palm plantation all over. Isn’t it ideal? The scene is all over breathtaking, and on top of that, Shihuh architecture and vertical canyons are just wow.

Wadi Naqab

Wadi Naqab

If you’re a traveling enthusiast, residing outside Dubai, this one is a must-visit. Wadi lovers are welcome here with the view that is just amazing. Be ready for breathtaking shots, with all the measures taken.

The hike is all straight walk-up, and be careful with certain measures, at night, taking selfies at height.

Trident Canyon

Trident Canyon

Considered among the 4 queens, trident canyon is amazingly the beautiful dry canyon in Ras Al Khaimah, Dubai. This one is considered the hardest of all. Must-haves like hiking-helmet, ropes, anchor bolts, and torque wrenches should be a bonus if this hike was unplanned.

Now, you must be thinking, what are the essentials that will be the best to complete hiking with ease of adventure.

The following is a handy checklist to jot down your packing puzzle and relieve your travel packing anxiety.

A checklist that completes your Hiking excursion

Before you plan to go hiking, consider these handpicks so that you don’t need to bother going through your checklist.

Hiking shoes

What’s most important when you head out of your daily routine to hiking is your Hiking shoes. AdventureHQ comes up with a range that benefits and powers your hiking with these hiking footwear ranges.

SALEWA Ms Male Rapace Goretex

SALEWA Ms Male Rapace Goretex


  • CSR: Fair Wear Foundation
  • Insole: Stiff: Nylon + 27% Fiberglass / Bilight Midsole / Crampon Compatible
  • Lining: GORE-TEX Performance Comfort
  • Outsole: Vibram WTC
  • Upper: 360° full rubber rand / 1.8mm Nubuk / Highly wear-resistant fabric

SALEWA Women's Rapace Goretex

SALEWA Women's Rapace Goretex


  • CSR: Fair Wear Foundation
  • Insole: Stiff: Nylon + 27% Fiberglass / Bilight Midsole
  • Lining: GORE-TEX® Performance Comfort
  • Outsole: Vibram® WTC
  • Upper: 360° full rubber rand / 1.8mm Nubuk / Highly wear-resistant fabric

Hiking Clothes

When you want to be comfortable yet spunky, AdventureHQ is the complete partner to cherish your needs, whatever you’ll be needing at hiking. Hiking is all comfort when it comes to hiking clothes. AdventureHQ brings a crazy range of hiking clothes and accessories to get partnered with your hiking enthusiasm.

This range of our top picks comes from the new arrival section. To suit the best needs Adventure HQ promises to bring you a range of suitable and durable items during tough times.

COLUMBIA Women's Fast Trek Jacket - Mineral Pin

COLUMBIA Women's Fast Trek Jacket

The Fast trek jackets complete your modern-day treks and hikes with clothing that focuses on comfort.


  • Soft 100% polyester microfleece for ultimate warmth.
  • Zippered security pockets to keep your small items secure
  • With a collared neck and zippered closure, designed to give you ultimate comfort during cold winter days.
  • A modern classic fit, light, and comfortable enough for outdoor activities.

COLUMBIA Men's Fast Trek Full-Zip Fleece - City Grey

COLUMBIA Men's Fast Trek Full-Zip Fleece

In cold weather, this classic fit offers versatility, long run, and is warm and authentic when doing dynamic activities.


  • Maximum warmth with 100% polyester microfleece
  • A safe storage system with zippered security pockets small items
  • The collared and zippered system ensures maximum comfort on cold winter days
  • A modern classic fit, lightweight, and comfortable enough for outdoor activities.

MARMOT Men's Windridge Long Sleeve - Black

MARMOT Men's Windridge Long Sleeve

When it comes to full-body comfort, Windrages are amazingly relaxing while you’re moving.


  • Semi-Fitted feels with breathable quality.
  • Lightweight, Breathable, Quick-Drying Performance Knit Fabric
  • UPF-50 sun-proof
  • Flat-Locked Seams for Added Comfort
  • Tag-Free Neckline
  • Reflectivity
  • 100% Polyester Jersey 4.0 oz/yd - Mesh 3.0 oz/yd

XTM Men's Palladium Shell Jacket

XTM Men's Palladium Shell Jacket

XTM men’s Palladium Shell Jacket is from the best selling section. It covers all the needs, with breathable and comforting fabric, palladium saves the volume on your back, and makes it lightweight for the rest of the journey.


  • Waterproof 20,000mm - Breathable 10,000gm
  • Durable PFC-free 94% Recycled Polyester 4-way stretch outer
  • Fully taped seams
  • YKK waterproof zips
  • Removable hood
  • Lightweight mesh lining
  • Adjustable Velcro Cuffs
  • 2 Internal pockets

Hiking Backpacks

Backpacking is a skill, and when it comes to Adventure HQ, it makes it easy with this fantastic collection of backpacks. Find out what suits you better.



It comes from an uncompromising range of backpacks when it comes to comfort and Hiking.

  • Internal hydration sleeve
  • LED light attachment point
  • Compatible with Hydraulics Reservoir
  • Contact mesh fabric for next-to-skin comfort
  • Multiple PowerMesh™ pockets
  • Pack-vest style fit with dual adjustable/removable sternum straps
  • Soft Flask stabilizing pouch
  • Front zippered pocket
  • Trekking pole attachment
  • Weight: 0.3 kg


  • Stow-on-the-Go trekking pole attachment allows you to stow your poles in steep terrain or whenever you need your hands free
  • Adjustable harness and Fit-on-the-Fly hipbelt to dial in a perfect fit
  • Internal hydration reservoir- 3L reservoir
  • Dual upper and lower side compression straps stabilize loads and maintain a streamlined profile
  • Zippered hipbelt pockets keep snacks and smaller items close at hand
  • Lower zippered sleeping bag compartment with removable divider
  • Dual ice tool loops

Hiking poles

Standing straight is hard and climbing up to the hikes is even more. A hiking pole is always a recommended tool to have whenever you’re planning to go on a hike. Remember, your first partner at a hike is your hiking pole.

Adventure HQ brings a varied range of hiking poles with unique adjustable features. Look around what qualifies your need.

Hikerr Trekking Poles

Hikerr Trekking Poles
  • 100% Carbon material with 3K surface
  • Nature cork grip+Touring EVA grip
  • Section Telescopic Pole
  • Soft EVA Padding Strap
  • Tube Length 440/460/520mm
  • Fast lock + Aluminum lever
  • Rubber foot / Two baskets
  • Length: 65-135cm adjustable
  • Hydration

To keep yourself hydrated all day long on your adventurous hiking is the utmost important requirement for your post-hike hike hangovers.

Let's binge shop through Adventure HQ's most authentic sippers and hydration kits

Aladin active hydration tracker bottle

Aladin active hydration tracker bottle
  • Durable and lightweight Tritan plastic.
  • Leak-proof lid
  • One-hand push-button lid means you always have a free hand.
  • Keeps track of consumption with a rotating collar.
  • Built-in lanyard for easy carrying.
  • Dishwasher safe
  • BPA-free

GPS Tracker

To be all on the mark, and keep hiking, a GPS tracker is one digital age tool that can be the best buddy on your hiking trail adventure.

Garmin edge 1030 Plus

Garmin edge 1030 Plus

This is a complete and the best tool for hiking enthusiasts.


  • Dynamic Performance Monitoring
  • Training status
  • Heat and altitude acclimation
  • Climb Pro feature
  • Nutrition and Hydration alerts
  • Cycling and Mountain Biking Dynamics meter
  • 24hour battery life in demand
  • Calculation of round trip
  • Live Track.
  • Weight: 124g
  • Storage and Power Capacity: 32GB internal Memory
  • Warranty: 1 Year from manufacture.

Lighting Equipment

If you’re visiting the night lights in UAE, and want an adventurous night hiking, this one is the must-have tool for you.

Led Lenser

Led Lenser
  • Energy-efficient CREE-LED,
  • With a beam distance of up to 270 meters and a maximum of 350 lumens brightness.
  • Aluminum and a matt black anodized finish, which looks great and improves grip.
  • Flood beam and spot beam illumination settings.
  • The hand torch is powered by 4 x AA batteries included.

Hiking is considered the world’s most adventurous sport, but what’s most remarkable about this, the end view is all satisfying.

While you plan on hiking, you also need to plan out a comprehensive hiking checklist. Here is a Bonus wrap-up for you; Hiking checklist!

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