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Swing In Style With Grand Trunk Hammocks

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Grand Trunk Hammocks make you look good while doing nothing. Hammocks are gaining in popularity every year. This mad dash to chill out means that you might see hundreds of hammocks scattered around your town on an Saturday stroll. With that many hammocks ...

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NEMO Equipment Wagontop 8p Tent Review

Sometime around the middle of May, I decided that I was going to take my entire family of four camping for Fourth of July weekend. My wife, my six year old son, my three year old daughter and our two ...

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Should You Buy A Lamzac Hangout?

lamzac hangout

Is the Lamzac Hangout worth $79? You’ve seen that “weird inflatable thing” all over the web for the past few months, and you’re wondering if you need one, aren’t you? I’ll tell you what I thought of the Lamzac Hangout ...

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Slumberjack Big Timber Pro 0: Review

Slumberjack Big Timber

Of all the pieces of camping equipment you purchase, this is one that you do not want to skimp out on. I can’t stress the importance of putting money into a really good sleeping bag. We all camp in a ...

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Slumberjack Daybreak 3: Review

A great tent is your insurance policy that no matter the weather you’ll have a great time camping. We live by certain camping “rules” at 50 Campfires. One of them is to never underestimate the importance of a good night’s ...

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What Is The Lamzac Hangout?

What wizardry is this? UPDATE July 7th – The Lamzac is finally here! Read our FULL REVIEW. So, what is this thing? The Lamzac Hangout is a large bag that you can fill with about 600 liters of air in ...

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Daily Outdoor: 2015 Gear of the Year – Sleep

Daily Outdoor 2015 Gear of the Year Sleep

To catch all the 2015 Gear of the Year winners, click here. Nick and Clint announced the best gear in the sleep category starting with the Big Agnes: Chimney Creek 4 mtnGLO tent with built in LED lights. We love this tent because these ...

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Gear of the Year Awards 2015: Kid-O-Bunk by Disc-O-Bed

Kid-O-Bunk by Disc-O-Bed

Last summer, we fell in love with the Disc-O-Bed–a full size, bunk cot system that’s become a staple of our car camping adventures. This past summer, when we were introduced to its smaller counterpart the Kid-O-Bed, we knew that they ...

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Gear of the Year Awards 2015: Lawson Hammock

Lawson Hammock

Hammocks have been around for more than 500 years. They were primarily made from rope, and the design didn’t change much for several hundred years. When nylon entered the scene, backpacking and camping with hammocks became much easier. Nylon hammocks ...

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Gear of the Year Awards 2015: Teton Sports Tracker +5°F Double-Wide

Teton Sports Tracker double wide

Camping as a couple can be a challenge, especially in cold weather, and it’s hard to snuggle when you and your partner are both cocooned in mummy bags, sliding around on separate sleeping pads. The ultra-light Teton Sports Tracker +5°F Double-Wide ...

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