Camping Tips

An Easy Way To Pack Kitchen Knives For Camping

packing kitchen knives

Here’s a problem a lot of campers run into: Camp cooking requires knives You already have kitchen knives Kitchen knives don’t have sheaths Since you can’t just toss a bunch of sharp kitchen knives in a camp box, here’s an ...

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Birch Bark Fire Starter

Birch bark firestarter

If you have birch trees where you live you’re in luck – you can fill a baggie with birch bark fire starter for free. It’s highly water resistant, and has lights easily due to it’s resin content. Birch bark also ...

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How To Make A Water Bowl For Your Dog

make a water bowl for your dog

If you are a dog owner, you know they very quickly become a part of the family. This means when you go camping, your four-legged friend is jumping in as well. We have done some tips on the Tips for ...

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How To Easily Secure A Tablecloth

easily secure a tablecloth

We’ve all gotten to a campsite, realized the picnic table was completely gross and then pulled out the trusty table cloth from our camp box. But we never seem to remember those little clips to hold it on. So the ...

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25 Uses for Duct Tape on Your Next Camping Trip

uses for duct tape

While it is hard to imagine how a simple roll of gray tape could be so mighty, duct tape is famous for its uncanny ability to fix just about anything. If you’re planning some quality time outside – where you ...

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Enviro-Log’s Outdoor Cooking Safety Tips

Enviro-Log Offers Safety Tips To Help You Avoid Outdoor Cooking Accidents FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: ATLANTA, Ga. – April 4, 2014 – As the days grow longer and the weather warms, activities are moving outdoors, including cooking. To keep those meals ...

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No Trace Camping Tips

What is your favorite part about being in nature? For some people, images of a snowy mountain pass or a grandiose adventure into the wild come to mind. For others, simply listening to a freshwater creek slowly trickle through their ...

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Quick and Dirty Bourbon Sipping Guide

bourbon

George Bernard Shaw said that whiskey is liquid sunshine. As we inch closer to the end of winter we dare say that we could all use exactly that kind of sunshine to get us through. The frozen world around us ...

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3 Best Road Trip Apps

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They’re is just something about the freedom of a road trip that words just can’t explain. It’s like the world is yours for the taking – ready to be explored. If you’re headed out on a long trip, you should ...

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Road Trip Planner: How To Make The Most Of It

road trip planner

At 50 Campfires, we’re all about traveling and picking the perfect destination. There’s just something about getting out of your everyday life and planning an adventure to look forward to. But there are usually two areas we tend to dislike: ...

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