Tag Archives: camping survival

Snake Awareness

Cotton mouth mocassin swimming in a body of water.

When Midwesterners and New Englanders venture into the woods or onto the water they normally don’t give venomous snakes a second thought. Except for some very localized exceptions (like the summit of New York’s Overlook Mountain that’s home to a ...

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Gear of the Year Awards 2015: UCO Titan Stormproof Match Kit

UCO Titan Stormproof Match Kit

From weekend trips to survival situations, creating a fire with UCO Titan Stormproof Matches will let you experience lighting characteristics you’ll not find in any other match on the market. To create a striker match that won’t give out, UCO ...

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Gear of the Year Awards 2015: Adventure Medical Ultralight/Watertight .5

Adventure Medical Ultralight/Watertight .5

A good first-aid kit is one of the first things on many campers’ shopping lists; a lot can happen out in the wilderness, from scraped knees to broken bones, and it pays to be prepared. Headquartered in the heart of ...

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Gear of the Year Awards 2015: Mountain House Dehydrated Entrees

Mountain House Dehydrated Entrees

Sometimes, when we’re camping, the last thing we want to worry about is cooking a hot meal for our friends and family. There are times when we get done with a long day of outdoor fun and we just want ...

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