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Avid Outdoorsman Product Showcase: Featuring Captain Ed, DOA Lures

Avid Outdoorsman Product Showcase: Featuring Captain Ed, DOA Lures

In this episode of Avid Outdoorsman Product Showcase, we interview Captain Ed from DOA Lures. Hey everybody, this is Jeff from Avid Outdoorsman and I hope you’re doing great.  Today we’re talking with the people at DOA Lures. They make a ...

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The Fireside Outdoor Pop Up Fire Pit Is Incredibly Versatile

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There are a handful of portable fire pits on the market these days, but most of them fall short. They’re too small to generate enough heat for a group, and frankly, many of them look unsafe to me. One thing ...

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7 Things I Won’t Go Canoe Camping Without

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Every year a few friends and I go canoe camping on the St. Croix River. It’s a two-night trip, and we stay at a different campsite each night. I’ve often claimed that canoe camping is “almost” like car camping. You’d ...

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Chill Systems Chiller: Review

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There are many times when I’m headed over to a friend’s house for a few drinks, and I don’t need a full-sized cooler. I’m looking for a grab-and-go solution, and the Chill Systems Chiller does an excellent job. It’s a ...

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Here’s Why We’re Excited About the Great American Outdoors Act

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Politics isn’t for everyone. In fact, it’s the reason why some of us spend so much time in the woods. But finally, there’s some good news out of DC that’ll make sure the woods are still there to run screaming ...

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What I Like About My Brazos Walking Stick

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“Let’s walk to the oak.” It’s a phrase that I’ve heard my entire life. I grew up in central Minnesota, and the land our cabin is on has been in the family for over 70 years. Also on that land, ...

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This Amphibious Bike Camper Is Kind Of Amazing

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I’ve always been fascinated by amphibious vehicles. When I was 12 years old, I saw one of those amphibious cars pull up to the boat launch and zoom away on the lake. #Mindblown. Then a few years back, we had ...

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10 Tips For An Incredible Bike Picnic

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If there has ever been a summer for bike picnics, it’s this one. Many of the ways we usually recreate haven’t been available, but we still want to get outside to relax with friends. Bike picnics are the answer! Bikes ...

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ZOLEO Satellite Communicator: Review

ZOLEO Satellite Communicator

Perhaps one of the most common things said in the outdoor community is, “tell someone where you’re going, and when you’ll be back.” While this is excellent advice, it falls short for many. Accidents happen, and if you’re in an ...

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What Makes The GCI Outdoor Freeform Zero Gravity Lounger So Great?

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Our friend Jeff Siegel from Avid Outdoorsman Media Group sits down to chat with Jeff Polke, Co-President of GCI Outdoor. They discuss the Freeform Zero Gravity Lounger and what’s new at GCI. The first of its kind, the Freeform Zero ...

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