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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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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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Win A Briggs & Stratton P3000 Inverter / Generator

50 Campfires has teamed up with Briggs & Stratton to jump-start your summer! For a limited time, you can enter to win the Briggs & Stratton P3000 PowerSmart Inverter / Generator! It’s simple – just enter your information below! There’s ...

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Hack The Pack Recipe Contest : Winning Submissions

Chocolate Peanut Butter Top Ramen Bars with Himalayan Pink Sea Salt   Print Prep time 10 mins Cook time 5 mins Total time 15 mins   This sweet and salty recipe is great as an energy booster snack on a ...

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Hack The Pack Official Rules

OFFICIAL RULES HACK THE PACK RECIPE CONTEST – 2017 The Hack The Pack Recipe Contest (the “Contest”) is sponsored by Nissin Foods (U.S.A.) Co., Inc., 2001 W. Rosecrans Avenue, Gardena, CA 90249. (“Nissin Foods” or “Sponsor”). PRIZE STRUCTURE One (1) ...

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Parks Project Interview – Keith Eshelman, Back On the Line

Parks Project interview

What’s to come… “Working with more parks, supporting more projects, finding new ways to connect with more people, and blending product, education, and philanthropy with a dash of #radparks on top.” It’s easy to enjoy the outdoors and forget about ...

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3 Boozy Hot Chocolate Recipes That’ll Blow Your Mind

3 Ways to Spike Your Hot Chocolate

Is there anything better than a piping hot cup of cocoa after hours of braving the cold? What about adding an extra punch to said cup with your favorite booze? Now we’re talkin’… Winter cocktails are always a good idea ...

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