Camping Gear

The Most Amazing Winter Activities List In The World

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You’re here because you want to try something new this winter. Well, my friend..you’ve come to the right place. Winter can be a drag! It’s cold. It’s long. You have friends who don’t want to go outside. You’re sick and ...

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LifeStraw Go: Review

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One of the easiest ways to ruin a long hike is to let yourself get dehydrated. Before long you become sleepy, crabby and will get a headache if you’re really lucky. Because I’m almost always hiking around water, I never ...

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GoSun Sport Review

GoSun Sport

A couple of things come to mind when you think of outdoor cooking. The first of which is probably fire. Whether it’s a portable grill or over an open campfire for a long time, a long, long time, we’ve been ...

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Gear of the Year Awards 2016: Stanley Classic Vacuum Insulated Beer Stein

The Camping Authority Announces Annual Gear Award for Stanley Classic Vacuum Insulated Beer Stein. A driving force behind the micro-brew craze is the search for authenticity … the roots of beer and ale. With that in mind, Stanely salutes the ...

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Leatherman Signal: Thoughts After A Year Of Use

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I’ve had a Leatherman PST for over 20 years.  My father gave it to me in high school. He was an electrician, carried one every day, and swore by it. It was a big deal to me then, and still ...

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Gear Of The Year Awards 2016: The Nozipp Sleeping Bag

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The Camping Authority Announces Annual Gear Award for the Nozipp Sleeping Bag When the 50 Campfires team shares a fire, it’s amazing what truths are discovered. One is that we share common nightmares … especially ones  centering on sleeping bags that won’t ...

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Gear Of The Year Awards 2016: The Klymit Hammock V

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The Camping Authority Announces Annual Gear Award for the Klymit Hammock V It’s not hard to be a fan of camping hammocks. Maybe it’s simply swaying in the breeze. Perhaps the attraction is sleeping closer to the stars when you’re under ...

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Gear Of The Year 2016: The Grand Trunk Hammock Compatible Sleeping Bag

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The Camping Authority Announces Annual Gear Award for the Grand Trunk Hammock Compatible Sleeping Bag Camping in a hammock is supposed to be the ultimate in simplicity. Pull up to a campsite, hang your hammock, enjoy camping with the knowledge you ...

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Gear Of The Year Awards 2016: Orion 45 Cooler

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The Camping Authority Announces Annual Gear Award for the Orion 45 Cooler Cooler calamity has reached a fever pitch around the camping world. With so many brands making similar coolers, it can be tough to know where to start. In ...

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Dark Energy Poseidon – The Ultimate Outdoor Charger

Admit it: You’ve been standing in line at your local superstore, and have been tempted to buy one of those semi-disposable portable battery chargers for your next camping trip. Heck, maybe you thought to yourself “why not buy two – ...

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