Follow these guidelines to utilize this “Hiking Time Calculator” tool:
- Enter the planned hiking route’s length in kilometers, climb and descent in meters, and distance in the form on the page.
- Click the “Calculate” button.
- The program will estimate the overall time needed for your trek, including a 20% buffer for brief breaks, using the data you gave and the calculating rules outlined in the last response.
- The outcome will be shown below the “Calculate” button in hours, rounded to two decimal places.
- Please keep in mind that this tool just provides an estimate, so it’s always a good idea to take your own fitness level and other variables that may affect your hiking time into account.
- You can use this tool as many times as you want to plan your hikes and compare different options.