Tag Archives: camping gear

Fishing and Camping Gear Must: The SOL Stoke Knives

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Alex Comstock went on a fishing and camping trip up in Northern Minnesota recently, and he found the SOL Stoke Knives to be super handy for a number of applications. The Stoke Camp Hatchet is at the top of his ...

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Be Prepared with the SOL Emergency Bivvy Bag

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Be prepared for the unknown with the Emergency Bivvy Bag from Survive Outdoors Longer. You may be a seasoned outdoorsman, but never know when you might get lost, hurt, or stuck in bad weather, and you need some emergency shelter. ...

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SOL Flat Packs Make for Easy Prepping and Cleanup

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Packing light for camping trips is sometimes easier said than done, especially when you’re packing gear for the whole family. Survive Outdoors Longer makes campsite meals easy to prep and cleanup with the Flat Pack Bowls & Strainer Set and ...

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The GCI Outdoor Freeform Zero Gravity Lounger: Review

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Zero gravity loungers have been around for a while now. They’re meant to distribute your weight evenly, ensuring maximum relaxation, and they’re effective. The fully reclined position reduces stress on your heart and increases blood circulation. Their design hasn’t changed ...

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Best Multi-Tools For Camping

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Best Multi-Tools For Camping Few camping tools are as useful as the trusty multi-tool. Whether you need a screwdriver, a can opener, a knife, or a pair of pliers. These reliable tools provide a variety of functions, so you can ...

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Gear Of The Trip : Hudson River Valley

We love testing out new gear on 50 Campfires Field Trips. It is, in fact, one of the main reasons we head out on the road in the first place. Every year outdoor gear companies innovate in exciting ways, and ...

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5 Must Have Items To Fix Camping Gear

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Duct tape isn’t the only way to fix camping gear. Don’t get me wrong, I love duct tape. It works well for many things, but these days there are so many great products that work better for specific scenarios. The ...

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What We Saw at OR This Summer

Show floor at Summer OR Show is a busy place.

The annual Summer Outdoor Retailers Show is the largest gathering of outdoor gear and apparel manufacturers anywhere. It’s where the manufacturers unveil new products to the outlets that will sell them … and to the media. 50 Campfires always attends ...

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The GEARBOX

Welcome to the GEARBOX! Every month we showcase the gear that rolls through the 50 Campfires headquarters – and there’s a LOT of it. We pick our favorites and tell you what we like, and who we think needs it. Catch ...

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10 Tips On Packing the Car for Your Next Camping Trip [VIDEO]

Did you, or do you, play Tetris? Could there be any better training for packing the back of your SUV for a family camping trip? No matter whether you’re a couple headed for a long weekend or a family on ...

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