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Amp Your Camp™

via GIPHY The 50 Campfires 2017 Amp Your Camp Giveaway has sadly…come to an end. Congrats to the 10 lucky campers who ended up with a boatload of gear, and a big thanks for playing to everyone else! You can ...

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12 Recipes for Campfire Biscuit Cups … or Whatever You Want to Call Them

Roast campfire biscuit cups on a variety of types of sticks.

The cups you make with biscuit dough wrapped around a cylinder of some kind and toasted to golden perfection over a campfire go by a lot of names. Campfire biscuit cups are also called Wolf ‘em cups, Woof ‘em cups, ...

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Father’s Day Gift Guide for the Outdoor Dad

I think most fathers will agree with me … being a dad is good. Really good. Sure, there’s always going to be a hiccup here or there. You’re probably going to be barfed on, and you can count on anything ...

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6 Secrets To Cooking Great Hamburgers Over A Campfire

Using a burger basket allows easy and infinite adjustment when cooking burgers over a campfire.

What’s your definition of a great hamburger? Everyone has their own tastes, but responses to that question pretty much universally include “juicy”, “char marks”, and “smoky.” While the hamburger is considered a “simple” food, achieving ground beef perfection is anything but simple. ...

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Bake a Campfire Birthday Cake — Let’s Party

Campfire birthday cake cupcakes in citrus halves - oranges and grapefruit - with candles lit, ready for the party to begin.

Are any of your camping crew the kind whose annual birthday wish is to go camping? And, of course, would like an authentic campfire birthday cake? If so, 50 Campfires offers this delicious solution. The use of orange or grapefruit ...

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Win A Briggs & Stratton P3000 Inverter / Generator

50 Campfires has teamed up with Briggs & Stratton to jump-start your summer! For a limited time, you can enter to win the Briggs & Stratton P3000 PowerSmart Inverter / Generator! It’s simple – just enter your information below! There’s ...

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Briggs & Stratton P3000 Powersmart Inverter Generator : Review

I was having a conversation recently with one of the 50 Campfires editors. He is planning on selling his pull-behind camper. It isn’t that he doesn’t love using it, but rather because of an issue that many RV and pull-behind ...

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Where To Find Fish in Streams and Small Rivers

Some of the biggest differences between fishing still waters like lakes and ponds and flowing waters like rivers, streams, and creeks are locations where you’ll most likely find the fish. In flowing waters, fish frequently seek out places where they ...

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Roadside Attractions : Louisville to Nashville

Here’s a great camping tip! Allow time on every camping outing to spend a day just road tripping. Maybe you pick a final destination, but don’t set a schedule or a route to get there. Just go … and enjoy ...

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What Is Equestrian Camping?

When you pull into a state park, a forest service campground, or a county recreation area, you’re often confronted with a signpost with arrows pointing down forking roads and different trails. Commonly, you see “Picnic Area,” “Campground,” “Beach,” “Headquarters,” and ...

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