The Hiker Quiz

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Hiking Quizzes & Trivia

Find out what type of hiker you are. There's five possible results: Sunday Stroller, Rambler, Weekend Hill Walker, Backpacker and Hardcore Trekker. We'll suggest some trails that you might like when you're finished!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What's your ideal long-distance trail?
    • A. 

      Long distance? No thanks. Keep it local!

    • B. 

      West Highland Way

    • C. 

      Pennine Way

    • D. 

      Cape Wrath Trail

    • E. 

      Great Himalaya Trail

  • 2. 
    Where will you be sleeping when you're out on the trail?
    • A. 

      A B&B with a roaring fire, hot meal and a warm bed will do quite nicely.

    • B. 

      A camp site will do just fine.

    • C. 

      Up on the side of a hill in my tent.

    • D. 

      In my bivouac under a sheet of tarpaulin to keep off the rain.

  • 3. 
    You're out hiking and it's time for lunch, what are you having?
    • A. 

      Full pub lunch with a few pints to wash it down!

    • B. 

      Ill find some nettles and boil them up in stream water.

    • C. 

      Granola bars, mainly.

    • D. 

      Sandwiches and hot broth from my flask. Might make a nice cup of tea.

  • 4. 
    How wild do you like it?
    • A. 

      Not at all!

    • B. 

      If I'm not deafened by silence it's not worth it.

    • C. 

      I like a nice mix of wild and remote.

  • 5. 
    How important is your morning lake swim.?
    • A. 

      Are you joking?

    • B. 

      It's a possibility on a warm day.

    • C. 

      It's the highlight! I always pack trunks and a towel.

    • D. 

      Vital! I like it freezing cold, deep and remote!

  • 6. 
    Mountains or forests?
    • A. 

      Forests.

    • B. 

      Hills!

    • C. 

      High, inhospitable mountains.

    • D. 

      I like a nice mix.