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counter assault bear spray

Stay Safe On The Trail With Counter Assault Bear Spray

If you spend any time hiking in bear country you need to ...

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sol fire lite fuel free rechargeable lighter

S.O.L. Fire Lite Fuel-Free Rechargeable Lighter: Review

USB rechargeable lighters have been around for a few years now, and ...

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ZOLEO satellite communicator

Share Your Adventures With The ZOLEO Satellite Communicator

Earlier this year, we reviewed the ZOLEO Satellite Communicator and found it ...

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hitchfire grill

HitchFire Grill : Review

Grills are one of those products where you don’t see that much ...

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fireside outdoor interview

An Interview With Fireside Outdoor Founder Mark Wolf

In this episode of the Avid Outdoorsman Product Showcase, we interview Fireside ...

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gci outdoor maxrelax pod rocker

GCI Outdoor MaxRelax Pod Rocker: Review

We’ve been a fan of GCI Outdoor for several years now, and ...

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QuickSurvive fire starters

QuickSurvive Fire Starters: Review

One of the things I’ve learned over the years when it comes ...

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fireside outdoor pop up fire pit

The Fireside Outdoor Pop Up Fire Pit Is Incredibly Versatile

There are a handful of portable fire pits on the market these ...

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Camping Tips

how to pack a hiking backpack

How to Pack a Hiking Backpack For All Day Comfort

How to Pack a Hiking Backpack So you’re going to take a ...

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6 Genius Cooler Hacks

Here are six great ways to get high-buck performance from your low-budget ...

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batoning wood with a knife

Batoning Wood With A Knife To Make Quick Kindling

Batoning wood with a knife is a great way to make kindling ...

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Introducing friends to fishing

Got A Birthday? Don’t Forget The Fishing Poles!

  On our last 50 Campfires Field Trip, we had the good ...

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how to carve a spoon

How To Carve A Spoon At The Campsite

A few years ago I was camping with some friends, and as ...

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first time fishing tips

First Time Fishing Tips To Get Your Kids Hooked!

One of our favorite things to do is introduce people to fishing. ...

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10 Do’s And Don’ts For First Boating Adventures

 At 50 Campfires, we believe in getting them started young when it ...

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what do the numbers on binoculars mean

What Do the Numbers on Binoculars Mean?

What Do the Numbers on Binoculars Mean? If you’re shopping for binoculars, ...

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Camp Cooking

campfire mexican street corn

Campfire Mexican Street Corn

Campfire Mexican Street Corn Upgrade your standard corn on the cob to ...

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high calorie trail snacks

Best High Calorie Trail Snacks to Keep You Going All Day

Hiking and backpacking is strenuous work that demands high calorie trail snacks. ...

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camping french toast

Golden Perfection French Toast

French toast doesn’t have to be an elaborate breakfast reserved only for ...

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campfire orange cinnamon rolls

Campfire Orange Cinnamon Rolls

S’mores aren’t the only sweet treat you can make over the campfire. ...

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texmex chicken foil packet

Savory TexMex Chicken Foil Packet

You can have your own fiesta at the campsite tonight with this ...

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21 Crave Worthy Cast Iron Desserts

Cast iron is one of the most time tested ways of cooking ...

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10 Favorite Vegetarian Camping Recipes

“Why don’t you give us more vegetarian recipes?” is one of the ...

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stuffed pumpkin sliced in half to reveal layers.

Stuffed Pumpkin Done Picture Perfect

This is a bold side dish, but the end result is a ...

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