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8 Oregon Campgrounds That Will Take Your Breath Away

8 Oregon Campgrounds That Will Take Your Breath Away

Close your eyes and take a deep breath. Imagine the fresh scent of pine and roasted marshmallows over a fire filling your noise. If all you’re actually smelling is ink from a working printer or cleaning products at home, it might be time for a vacation. With summer just around […]

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The Ultimate Guide to the Best Camping in New York State

The Ultimate Guide to the Best Camping in New York State

When most people think of New York State, they imagine New York City. It’s busy, crowded, and decidedly urban. But New York City is only a small part of the state, and visitors are often surprised to learn how much of New York is actually rural or forested. This makes […]

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Ultimate Guide to Organizing a Group Camping Trip

Ultimate Guide to Organizing a Group Camping Trip

Camping continues to grow in popularity. Since 2014, an additional one million households per year have begun camping. Immersing yourself in nature has proven health benefits. It reduces stress, boosts your immune system, increases your vitamin-D levels, and gets you moving. Taking the kids on a camping trip is a […]

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How to Organize a Family Camping Trip

How to Organize a Family Camping Trip

Approximately 40 million Americans head to the great outdoors and go camping each year. You already know what the hype is about- fresh air, scenic views, s’mores, and a much-needed separation from stress and technology. But with a family, camping can get a little complicated, and it’s way more difficult […]

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How to Light a Survival Fire When You’re Stranded Alone

How to Light a Survival Fire When You’re Stranded Alone

Did you know around 2000 people get lost in the woods every year? Knowing how to start a survival fire and prepare a shelter in cases of emergency could help save your life. Hiking and rock climbing are exhilarating activities. They help our bodies feel reinvigorated and inspired by the […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Camping Hygiene and Sanitation

The Ultimate Guide to Camping Hygiene and Sanitation

Thirteen million. That’s the number of families who have said that they would like to camp more in 2017 than they did in 2016. And more than 1 million new households have started camping each year since 2014. The appeal of the great outdoors, the opportunity to disconnect from the […]

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Cold Weather Hiking Gear For Your Winter Excursion

Cold Weather Hiking Gear For Your Winter Excursion

Cold weather hiking presents new challenges and thrills for those familiar with summer hikes, or to new hikers in general. It also calls for different gear. Preparing for a cold hike means taking unique situations like heavy snow, less natural light, and using more body energy into consideration. As such, […]

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Tourists cooking coffee on primus near the tent in the mountains. Foggy and rainy camping while hiking.

How to Camp in the Rain: A Guide for Unexpected Storms

Going camping has many benefits to the human soul. There is something to be said for leaving your city and heading for the woods to connect with nature. In fact, there are proven health benefits to spending time in the woods. Without cell service, you won’t have a phone to […]

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The 9 Most Beautiful Places to Camp in the USA

The 9 Most Beautiful Places to Camp in the USA

Whether you’re a seasoned camper or someone new to the hobby, everybody wants to visit somewhere nice. But with so many options out there, how do you choose? What you need is a little insight. Today, we’ll be putting nine of America’s most beautiful places to camp under the microscope. […]

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How to Stay Warm Camping in Cold Weather

How to Stay Warm Camping in Cold Weather

Camping during the chillier season can be beneficial. You don’t have to worry about crowds, which means you can snag the best camping spots. Camping during off season also means you don’t have to worry about pesky insects. But, camping in colder temperatures also brings challenges. One of the biggest […]

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