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Alyssa Ravasio From Hipcamp Interview

hip camp

The video above makes me want to run away from my desk right now. The problem that I would immediately be faced with however, is “Where should I go?” Aside from searching “campground” in Google Maps, or going to your state’s ...

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Teardrop Campers That Will Make You Smile

The design became popular in the 1930s and remained popular until the mid-60s. Now there has been a resurgence in interest in this design because of the mobility and the fact almost any size vehicle can pull them around. A ...

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32 Spectacular Leaf Locales Just Around the Corner

Fall is one of our favorite times to get out hiking and see the changes that happen within nature. While it’s easy to take this beautiful change of scenery for granted, we’ve compiled a list of 32 locations across the ...

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15 Relaxing Things To Do While Camping

Close your eyes and take a deep breath… Your life is probably busy. Many of us are busy with demanding jobs, or kids, or pets, or all of the above. Point is, we need to relax and recharge those brain ...

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Choose Wisely – The Perfect Beard Quiz

With the cooler temperatures of winter just around the corner, we’re on the cusp of “Beard Season.” The time of year when normally smooth-skinned men turn to the power of the beard to provide an extra layer of warmth to ...

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High Tech … Tent Stakes?

UCO StakeLight for Camping Tent

Consider the lowly tent stake. What could possibly be high technology about something that’s essentially a stick you drive into the ground to which you secure a line or loop from your tent? Well, hold on to your rain fly! ...

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Double Dog Dare : Torched Gourmet Lunch

It all started innocently enough. While boasting about cooking skills one day, I made the proclamation I could “cook a gourmet meal using nothing but a propane torch.” Even at that moment, I knew that I was using the word ...

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On the Line: Bob Rogers of Lance Camper

Choosing the right camper

A lifelong camper himself, Lance Camper Director of Marketing and industry expert Bob Rogers offers encouragement and great tips to those considering trying out tow-behind and pickup truck camping. We focus on questions that first time camper buyers would have ...

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Layering Camping Clothes

Wool Hiking Socks

There are some outdoor skills us old-timers rely on so much, we take it for granted everyone knows them. That’s our mistake. Layering camping clothes for warmth, comfort, and safety is a skill everyone needs to know. When you’re hiking, ...

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The Game of Hearts

Game of Hearts

Object: Have the fewest points by taking the smallest number of tricks. What you need: 1. A standard deck of cards with the jokers removed 2. A way to track scores 3. 3 or 4 players How to play: In ...

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