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Make a Campfire Shrimp Boil In Foil

Campfire Shrimp Boil ingredients included in the foil packet are: shrimp, potatoes, sweet corn, sausage, and Old Bay Seasoning.

No question! Preparing a Campfire Shrimp Boil is gourmet campsite eating, but it’s so easy. It should be a must serve anytime you’re camping in a locale where you can lay your hands on some fresh shrimp. (But here’s a ...

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Stocking Up At The Orlando Bass Pro Shops Was The Right Move

50 Campfires Field Trips are all about new adventures that we’ve never experienced, and that usually involves gear that we don’t own. On this particular trip to Florida’s Nature Coast, we were going to be crabbing, shark fishing, and swimming ...

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First Time Bull Shark Fishing On The Florida Nature Coast

Perhaps it’s from seeing the movie “Jaws” too many times as a youth, but it has long been a dream of Nick’s to catch a shark. The Nature Coast provided the right opportunity for him to fulfill that dream. The ...

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Roadside Challenge : Florida

Ever notice how food, just like a song, can call to mind a particular memory or place? The thought process goes like this: “The first time I ever ate (fill in the first blank with a foodstuff), I was at ...

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Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2018

Spring is in the air, and before we know it – we’ll be deep in the heart of summer. Our editors have done their homework, and pulled together a handful of Mother’s Day gifts that’ll not only get Mom outside ...

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On The Line: Photographer and World Traveler – Kylie Fly

Another day, another mountain top for world traveler Kylie Fly.

You might wonder who captures all the incredible images of the 50 Campfires Field Trips. That would be an incredible photographer and kindred outdoor spirit by the name of Kylie Fly.  While she’s based in Salt Lake City, Utah the ...

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6 Wood Wrap Stoking Recipes For The Campfire

Perfect for Camping, or Anywhere Hardwood smoke adds delicious flavor to any food. The problem is “traditional” smoking methods are normally time-consuming, inconvenient, require special equipment, and for the home or camp cook, they nearly always need to be done ...

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5 Deliciously Smokey Wood Plank Recipes

The traditional food to cook on a cedar plank is a salmon filet. This delicious method was an original camp cooking technique developed in the Northwest – Oregon, Washington, British Columbia, Alaska – that neck of the woods. You caught ...

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2018 Best Family Road Trip Vehicles

We feel for you. Trying to figure out, sort through and distill down what are the Best Family Road Trip Vehicles can be a daunting task. With hundreds of new models coming onto the market in 2018, we thought we’d ...

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ON THE LINE: Owen Rachampbell of Darn Tough Socks Hikes the A.T.

Owen Rachampbell of Darn Tough Socks in Smoky Mountains National Park on Charlies Bunyon.

The challenges of thru-hiking the Appalachian Trail are many – both physical and mental. Then, think about setting out to do it on your own … in just four months! You’ve got to be darn tough!Owen Rachampbell was the right ...

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