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Building the Perfect Campfire [INFOGRAPHIC]

building the perfect campfire

Building a campfire is part art, part science. There, arguably, isn’t a more salient turning point in our history than the control of fire. It allowed us to cook food and stay warm; expanding where we could live and increased ...

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Enter The “What’s In Your Fire” Photo Contest!

What’s in your fire? This ain’t no lackadaisical cloud-gazing! Specters in your campfire are there one millisecond, gone the next! Between s’mores, snap half a dozen pics of your blazing fire. Look close and see what’s in YOUR fire! When ...

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Zip 8 Solid Fuel Cubes: Review

zip 8 solid fuel cubes

If you want to start a fire the first time, every time, it’s hard to beat a good fire starter. Gathering tinder in the forest works great, if you can find it. There’s also the issue of time. Sometimes you’re in ...

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How To Build An Upside Down Campfire

If you long for nights where you can prod and play with a pile of burning wood – this isn’t a tip for you. On the other hand, if your idea of a relaxing night by the fire involves stacking ...

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Chicago Vegan Foods Dandies Marshmallows Review

Chicago Vegan Foods' Dandies Marshmallows

Over a decade ago two animal lovers named, Ryan Howard and Dan Ziegler wanted to create a way to bring awareness to veganism. They figured what better way to do this than through food, so Chicago Vegan Foods was born. ...

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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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DIY Firewood Rack

diy firewood rack

Well how easy is this? Yes, we know you can just do a criss cross stack on each end and that works fine, but we still love this simple DIY Firewood Rack. 2 cinderblocks and 4 2×4’s and bam – you have ...

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Brickenmore Fire Starters Overview

Brickenmore Fire Starters

Overview: Brickenmore Fire Starters were designed to be your “go-to” fire starter for every situation. They work fantastic for outdoor cooking and campfires. You can even bring them inside to light a fire in the fireplace or wood stove. They ...

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Good To-Go Dehydrated Meals Review

Good To-Go Dehydrated Meals Thai Curry and Penne

Good To-Go is a locally owned food company based out of the state of Maine. The company was founded by Jennifer Scism, an accomplished chef. After cooking for 4-star rated restaurants in NY, beating Mario Batali, on theTV Food Network’s show Iron ...

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Burnie Self-burning Grill Review

Burnie All Wood Self-Burning Grill

Here at 50 Campfires we think the campfire is what really makes the camping experience complete. But sometimes you get to your destination and cannot find wood, or you don’t want to haul a huge grill or propane stove to ...

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