wandered (part of speech: verb)
- Must have hiked off into the tall grass the minute he heard me. - "Into the Primitive", Robert Ames Bennet.
- One they hiked from camp without an ounce of grub and no matches. - "Smoke Bellew", Jack London.
- As I was sayin', seein' that nothin' could be done from their end, Cap'n John Frink, master of a tug, hiked off to the telegraph office at Marquette, 'n' called up Houghton. - "The Boy With the U. S. Life-Savers", Francis Rolt-Wheeler.