Videos

Dick Proenneke Lived Alone In The Alaska Wilderness For 31 Years

Few off-the-grid naturalists have inspired us more than Dick Proenneke. He was an American naturalist that lived alone in the Alaska wilderness for 31 years, from 1968 to 1999. In his previous life, he was sought after diesel mechanic, which ...

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Have You Seen The Log Bridge Trail Cam?

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Let’s pretend you’re walking through the woods and you see a log over a creek. Would you think anything of it? Well, if you’re Robert Bush you’d wonder “are animals using this as a bridge?” He decided to set up ...

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Vistabule Teardrop Trailer Review: Four Rainy Days In Northern MN [VIDEO]

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Vistabule Teardrop Trailer Review: Four Rainy Days In Northern MN Teardrop trailers have a unique history in the United States. They became popular after World War II when the economy was strong, and scrap metal was easily found to build ...

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The Eternal Flame Burns Continuously Behind A Waterfall In New York [VIDEO]

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The Eternal Flame is a naturally occurring natural gas leak in Orchard Park, NY. It sits in a small grotto behind a waterfall and is the most unique natural gas leak in the world for two reasons. First, most natural ...

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The Lake Hughes Truck Trail : Off Roading Adventure 90 Min From LA [VIDEO]

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I would bet a fair amount of money that we have the record for the largest vehicle even taken on the Lake Hughes Truck trail. On our last 50 Campfires Field Trip to Los Angeles, we spent a lot of ...

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7 Canoe Safety Tips Every Paddler Should Know [VIDEO]

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LIFE JACKETS: When you’re in a canoe or kayak, a life jacket – aka a PFD (personal flotation device) – is nota suggestion – IT’S THE LAW. And it doesn’t do one bit of good laying on the floor of ...

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50 Campfires – Campfire Sessions : The Stump Mutts [VIDEO]

Not too long ago we had a Campfire Session at New Belgium Brewing in Fort Collins Colorado. They were among the finest folks we’d ever met and they told us to drop into their other brewery in North Carolina if ...

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Tour of New Belgium Brewing: Home of Fat Tire [VIDEO]

In The Can: Brewery Spotlight New Belgium Brewing, Fort Collins, Colorado Colorado has more craft breweries per capita than any other state. If you’re a beer lover, that’s a very good thing. If you’re a craft brewery, that makes it ...

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Estes Park Wild Side 4×4 Tours : Take a Ride on the Wild Side [VIDEO]

While a Colorado car camping trip is prized for the beautiful and sometimes rugged hiking opportunities, there’s another option. In Estes Park, just outside the Rocky Mountain National Park, the 50 Campfires Team discovered Wild Side 4×4 Tours. A bit ...

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Colorado River Fishing : Estes Park & Taylor River [VIDEO]

Colorado Rocky Mountain FISH! Perhaps more than any other state, Colorado typifies the “mountain lifestyle.” That includes hiking, biking, climbing, and simple appreciation of the scenic beauty and clean air. But consider this: Colorado is also home to more than ...

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