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Camping

5 Essential Camp Safety Tips for the Outdoors

5 Essential Camp Safety Tips for the Outdoors

A few things come to mind when people think of camping: It could be sleeping under stars, hiking in the fresh mountain air, or even gathering around a campfire to tell stories. Maybe that’s why over 45 million Americans went camping in 2016, the highest total in at least eight […]

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Tents

The Go-To Guide: 5 Tent Maintenance Tips for Campers

The Go-To Guide: 5 Tent Maintenance Tips for Campers

Do you love to go camping in the summer? Do you go camping every few weeks in the woods throughout the summertime? If so, your tent may take a beating throughout the camping season. You’ll need to take care of your equipment once your camping trip is over. Check out […]

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The Best Bivy Sack – 5 Ultralight Bivy Tent Reviews

The Best Bivy Sack – 5 Ultralight Bivy Tent Reviews

Short for “bivouac sack” a bivy sack got designed for climbers that wanted lightweight, weatherproof shelters for their sleeping bags. Bivy sacks are ideal for hikers and trekkers that go on ascents that last for several days and need a degree of safety and privacy while they sleep. The main […]

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Three friends camping with fire on mountain at sunset

Top 5 First Time Camping Tips for Newbies

So you’re looking to leave behind the city life and trek into the outdoors? Good for you! Camping is the first step toward getting in touch with your wild side, and the health benefits are the cherry on top. But there’s a lot of information out there, so where to […]

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Gear

The Best Backpacking Water Filter For Backcountry & Thru-hiking Use

The Best Backpacking Water Filter For Backcountry & Thru-hiking Use

Whether you are backpacking or hiking, it’s vital that you have access to clean water during your travels. As you can imagine, a lot of physical exercise will mean that you become dehydrated quickly, and so you will need to replenish that lost water from your body. Instead of lugging […]

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Best Camping Cot For A Comfortable Nights Sleep

Best Camping Cot For A Comfortable Nights Sleep

Camping in the great outdoors doesn’t have to be an uncomfortable experience. Sleeping on a pad is possible, but for the utmost comfort, a camping cot is recommended. The best camping cot will give you a great night’s sleep and make you forget that you’re out in the wilderness, until […]

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Tent Camping in a Forest During Full Moon Night. Foggy Mountains Camping.

5 Tent Waterproofing Tips to Stay Dry

Most of us have heard this familiar camping story: a great trip is hampered by an unexpected rainfall. Maybe you’ve even lived it. No one wants to wake up in the middle of the night to a soaked sleeping bag. In order to stay dry, it’s important to make sure […]

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One of These 6 Person Tents Could Be Your Next Tent

One of These 6 Person Tents Could Be Your Next Tent

Searching for the perfect tent means you need to take many different factors into account. You must consider how many of you will be camping, what sort of trip this is, your budget, and more. Maybe you’re going car camping, backpacking, or attending a festival. Whatever your needs, a 6 […]

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The Best 4 Person Tent For 2017: 5 Capable 4 Man Tent Reviews

The Best 4 Person Tent For 2017: 5 Capable 4 Man Tent Reviews

Finding the best 4 person tent can be tricky with so many different makes and models out there. They all have their own unique selling points and pros and cons, but they are definitely not created equal. A four man tent is perhaps for those looking for a little more […]

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Best 8 Person Tent For A Family Camping Trip: 8 Person Tent Reviews

Best 8 Person Tent For A Family Camping Trip: 8 Person Tent Reviews

Smaller tents might be ideal for wild camping and long treks but sometimes you need something bigger. If your camping trip is a family getaway or a chance to spend quality time with a group of friends, sharing a tent gives you more quality time together. Families especially can benefit […]

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