Camping Tips

Introduction To Car Camping

If you’ve stumbled across this article it probably means that you’re thinking about going camping. First time campers have a lot of questions like: “Will I like it?” “Where should I go?” “What will I need?” And perhaps most importantly… ...

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7 Tips To Become A Campfire Cooking Master

If it is good over a campfire it is automatically the best food you have ever tasted. There is really no comparison and no way to imitate it. Cooking on an open flame outdoors just gives food that smokey, charred, ...

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DIY Floating Keychain

wine cork keychain

Check out this cool little keychain that Sarah Lipoff posted over at Popsugar. Can you think of an easier, cheaper floating keychain than an eye screw and a wine cork? I sure can’t. This is about as basic as it ...

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Seven quick and simple camping hacks…

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It seems that everyone is coming up with easier or better ways to get out into the woods and enjoy nature. Heck, even we do it! We recently came across this set of camping hacks & tips from the folks ...

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Cooking With Cast Iron

cooking with cast iron

My son Adam had a jumbo Ziploc in his cooler, stuffed full of Walleyes just waiting to meet the pan… Luckily, my friend Laura who considers herself somewhat of a walleye aficionado was along for the camp out and gave ...

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6 Tips For Camping With Dogs

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Most dogs are treated as part of the family, so naturally it fits to take them camping with you. But just like kids, some preparation has to go in to being ready to take your dog with you. Especially if ...

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3 Tips For Camping With Kids

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We all know that camping with kids can be tough, and really test your patience. From the chaos of meal time to keeping them occupied at the campsite it can be overwhelming. We have 3 tips for camping with kids ...

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10 Brilliant Camping Tips From Reddit Users

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I came across this great thread on Reddit the other day about camping tips and tricks and found a lot of great advice. I put together some of the most brilliant camping tips here. Hope you find them to be ...

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Best Oil For Cast Iron Cooking

Oil for cast iron cooking

In my opinion, the best oil for cast iron cooking is grape seed oil. It has a high smoke point (485 degrees), doesn’t impart any flavor, and is readily available. It costs just a little more than vegetable oil, but ...

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7 Winter Hiking Tips To Stay Out Longer And Hike Further

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Check out these 7 winter hiking tips! One of my favorite things about hiking in winter is that there are far less people out on the trail. As the temperature drops, people tend to stay inside. Sometimes its because they ...

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