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GCI Outdoors : Eazy Chairs – Review

If you’ve ever been camping (follow us here), then you’ve likely encountered a “bag chair”. You know, the camping chairs that fold up and down – and easily pack into a carrying “bag.” If you’re anything like us, you probably ...

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Gearing Up for Field Trip: Bourbon Trail

Clint and Nick sort and pack gear for 50 Campfires Field Trip: Bourbon Trail in Kentucky.

Experiences and equipment are the yin and yang of camping and road tripping. You won’t enjoy the experiences you’re out to collect if you don’t have the right gear supporting the adventure. And there’s no reason to have the right ...

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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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Gear of the Year Awards 2016: EcoVessel: Boulder

The Camping Authority Announces Annual Gear Award for the EcoVessel: Boulder. If the camping world has one thing covered in terms of selection, it’s systems for storing water. Walk down the camping aisle at your favorite outdoor retailer or browse ...

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Gear of the Year Awards 2016: ThermaCELL ProFLEX Heavy Duty Heated Insoles

ThermaCELL ProFLEX

The Camping Authority Announces Annual Gear Award for ThermaCELL ProFLEX Heavy Duty Heated Insoles. These heated insoles are considered the next generation of foot warming comfort. Yeah, we know you’re one tough cookie and all, but everyone loves warm toes ...

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Gear of the Year Awards 2016: Camelbak Crux 3L Reservoir

The Camping Authority Announces Annual Gear Award for the Camelbak Crux 3L Reservoir.. Camelbak’s new Cruz reservoirs are their way of letting customers know they are listening and even welcoming feedback. Customers wanted a reservoir that would deliver more water ...

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Gear of the Year Awards 2016: Clean Trek Gear Spray

Clean Trek

The Camping Authority Announces Annual Gear Award for Clean Trek’s Gear Spray. Clean Trek Gear Spray provides hikers, campers, and all other adventurers with an easy, eco-friendly solution for keeping their gear fresh and clean. All outdoor enthusiasts run into ...

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Keep Your Phone Safe And Your Beer Cold With The CoolBag

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I hate worrying about my stuff at the beach. I love hanging out at the beach in the summer. Lying in the sun listening to music with a cold beer is pretty much the best thing ever. The part that ...

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2016 Holiday Gift Guide: Personal & Misc.

You know the feeling. You’ve been wandering around the department store for the past 2 hours. Reading packaging…picking up items…putting them back down. It’s almost like the holiday gift-buying season is some bizarre stress test that’s designed to take you ...

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Meet Clean Trek’s Craig Cushman

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Staying fresh and clean when you’re camping or exploring outdoors is no easy task. Hiking and moving (especially in the summer heat) can produce some funky smelling campers. Am I right? We obviously can’t help that our bodies sweat (it’s ...

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