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Fish Recipes & Side Dishes

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Summer Torch Tips : Uses For A Propane Torch

We all know that a Bernzomatic torch will get a campfire up and roaring in no time. Fortunately, it has a ton of other uses around the campsite and outdoors in general. We put together a list of just a ...

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Swim With The Manatees: River Venture Tours

you too can swim with the manatees courtesy of River Ventures.

Florida offers a unique opportunity in all of the United States to swim with the manatees. Manatees are unlike any other type of wildlife, and the only place to see them with any regularity in the United States is in ...

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Zippo Outdoor Product Shoot Out!

Zippo has been making Windproof Lighters for more than 80 years, right here in the United States. When we first discovered they were making camping products as well, we knew we had to get our hands on them. In this ...

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7 Fruit Cutting Shortcuts To Save Time

When you’re preparing meals at the campsite or food to take along on a picnic or camping trip, you don’t want to spend a lot of time. Of course, you want great tasting food, but if there’s any way you ...

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The Complete Guide To Firewood

Our name says it all! We believe the perfect campfire is at the center of a great time outdoors. That’s why it’s so disappointing if you get bad firewood you can’t light no matter what you do, or the stuff ...

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The Making of Gear of the Year – 2017

This year's gear of the year physical awards are works of art handcrafted from reclaimed timber.

Gear is the lifeblood of the 50 Campfires office. There is seldom a week that goes by during which we’re not unboxing the latest and greatest something. We’re blessed with the fairly unique opportunity of demo’ing, testing, and abusing some ...

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The EcoZoom Versa Is An Excellent LNT Option

These days there are a lot of options for cooking a meal. From ultralight micro stoves to actual ovens for the campsite, we can cook on the fly in any way we wish. When it comes to flavor and the ...

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Prevent Sore Feet When Lacing Your Boots For Hiking

When you prepare to go hiking, your first thoughts should be to prevent blisters and injuries to your feet. Selecting proper hiking socks is one of the most important ways to do that. As you’ve learned, Merino Wool is ALWAYS ...

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Natchez State Park Cabins: Review

The Natchez State Park cabins are a great way to escape the daily grind and truly relax for a weekend. They sleep 6 and sit on the east side of the lake, making for gorgeous vistas any time of day. ...

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