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Our Favorite Water Filter For Road Tripping

Bottled water is expensive and unnecessary. However, on a road trip, people buy it because there frankly aren’t any other options. What are you going to do? Shove your head under the bathroom faucet? Trust the public well water on ...

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In The Desert You Become Water Aware

In Death Valley's Badwater Basin every inch is covered in salt. You bring your own water.

It doesn’t take much travel in the desert to realize what makes it a different camping experience. You quickly become water aware. At every campsite, at every gas fill up, at every roadside attraction you instinctively eye up the scene ...

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50 Campfires Staff Picks: REI Holiday 2017

The ultimate ease in shopping for holiday gifts is when you can find top-quality equipment, perfect for each man, woman, boy, girl, sister, brother, mom, dad, cousin, co-worker or anyone else on your holiday list – at great prices – ...

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21 Gifts For The Outdoor Foodie On Your List

VICTORINOX SWISS ARMY 8” FIBROX PRO CHEF KNIFE $44.95   If you only have one cooking knife in your camp box … or even your home kitchen … this is the one to have. The design and 8-inch blade are ...

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15 Gifts To Blow Your Tech Junkie’s Mind

Tech junkies can be notoriously hard to impress. So the 50 Campfires crew searched far and wide to come up with this list of ideas for outdoor related gifts that will get the attention of technology buffs on your holiday ...

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20 Outdoor Upgrades That’ll Make Next Camping Season the Best Ever

Every item in this list makes for a great gift for someone else, but you’ll enjoy your own camping even more with any of these items added to your kit as well! Generosity is a virtue, but there comes a ...

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12 Outdoor Gifts That Make Great Stocking Stuffers

A Christmas stocking hung outdoors on a tree trunk.

Whether you just need “one more thing” to balance out the gift lists between the kids or you have a whole raft of folks on the “nice list” with stockings to fill, these outdoor gifts are perfect choices. They’re small ...

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13 Gifts For The Hardcore Outdoor Enthusiast

Title slide 13 Gifts for the hardcore outdoor enthusiast

Hardcore outdoor enthusiasts can be the most difficult people to buy for on your holiday gift list. The problem is, since they are hardcore, they have collected most of the gear they want and need. On a few essential items ...

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FireDisc Deep 36-Inch Tall Portable Cooker: Review

firedisc deep 36 cooker

Every once in awhile a someone figures out a new style of cooking that changes the game, and we think that the FireDisc Deep 36 inch Tall  Cooker has done exactly that. There just isn’t anything quite like it out ...

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The Tenba BYOB Cooler Insert Is Perfect For Afternoon Adventures

There are times when you don’t need the biggest, longest lasting, rotomolded cooler ever made. Sometimes you’re just headed over to a friend’s house for a BBQ, or to the beach for a few hours. We’ve been toting around the ...

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