Camping Tips

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

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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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How To Clean Cast Iron Without Water

cleaning cast iron without water

Learning how to clean cast iron without water comes in handy not just at a campsite, but at home as well. It’s easier and faster than any other method I’ve found. Of course, this doesn’t work in every situation. If I’m cooking ...

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The Best GPS App For iPhone

Best GPS App For iPhone

I’ve probably tried ten different GPS apps for my iPhone and I always come back to Topo Maps (no affiliation). I’ve used it for about four years now in a wide variety of situations and it has never let me down. ...

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11 Fun Winter Activities For Stir Crazy Kids!

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Lets be real. Kids love winter. The snow, sledding, hot chocolate, and licking metal flag poles. Your kids are getting a little stir-crazy and you are looking for some fun winter activities that are both in AND outdoor to keep ...

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