Camping Gear

The Grip6 Conservation Series : A Great Belt Gives Back

grip6 conservation series

I’ve been wearing a Grip6 belt for two years now, and I’m convinced that it’s the best belt on the market. I’m a big fan of minimalist functionality, and that’s exactly what this belt excels at. The buckles weigh less ...

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What We Saw at OR This Summer

Show floor at Summer OR Show is a busy place.

The annual Summer Outdoor Retailers Show is the largest gathering of outdoor gear and apparel manufacturers anywhere. It’s where the manufacturers unveil new products to the outlets that will sell them … and to the media. 50 Campfires always attends ...

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COAST HX5R Flashlight Review : Rechargeable USB Flashlight

COAST HX5R FLASHLIGHT USB rechargeable flashlights are all the rage … and for good reason. They work well time after time.The only drawback is they can be a substantial investment. The COAST HX5R solves that problem. For $40 MSRP, the ...

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Our Week With The Kershaw Leek Knife

Our Week with the Kershaw Leek One of the reasons for 50 Campfires field trips is testing. We try out gear of all sorts, to be sure, but we also test our theories. The Heart of the Rockies Field trip ...

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Bernzomatic Trailblazer Extender & Explorer : Camping Torches

Having a reliable source of fire when camping should be in your Top 10 “Must Haves” when packing for a trip. Whether you’re heading out for a weekend getaway, or hoofing it off the beaten path for an extended outing ...

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Advanced Elements Ultralight Kayak : Review

The Advanced Elements Ultralight Kayak is great for all ages and skill levels. I’ve been curious about inflatable kayaks for a long time. I love to paddle, and for much of my life, I simply didn’t have anywhere to store ...

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One World Bracelet Review : Two Weeks Later

One World Bracelet Review : Two Weeks Later Maybe it was simply the timing, or possibly the way that my internet algorithm sees me – but about a month ago, I was served an ad on Facebook for something called ...

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The 50 Campfires GEARBOX #003

Welcome to the GEARBOX! Every month we showcase the gear that rolls through the 50 Campfires headquarters – and there’s a LOT of it. We pick our favorites and tell you what we like, and who we think needs it. ...

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Mock One Hammock : Review

We were the first ones to get our hands on the Mock One Hammock for a sneak preview. I love hammocks. There just isn’t anything that I find to be as comfortable as swaying in the breeze in a nice ...

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The Right Torch for Your Dad This Father’s Day

It’s time you say “thanks” to your dad for the time he’s spent with you in the outdoors. Think of all you might of missed along the way without him! There’s a wide world of Father’s Day gift options out ...

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