Tag Archives: Camping

3 Great Card Games for Kids around the Campfire

Card Games for Kids Card games for kids are great for any camping trip. Unlike board games, cards games for kids are portable and easy to tuck away into your backpack. And you don’t have to remember to charge up batteries ...

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3 Simple Tarp Shelters For The Campsite

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Rope. Tarp. Axe. These are three things that I always have with me when I’m camping. From taking a nap on the beach to keeping your gear dry, these items can be used together to do many useful things, including ...

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The Puffy Patch Is A More Attractive Way To Fix Your Gear

Nice. You ripped your favorite jacket. That one that looks great on you. Now what? If you’re an active person it’s bound to happen. So what do you do? It will look terrible if you cover it up with duct ...

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The Rolls-Royce of Travel Trailers Celebrates 85 Years

We’ve all seen one of those aluminum, bullet-shaped trailers on its journey around the world in style. For years these retro caravans have hauled families, friends, kids, pets, and more in search of the next great adventure. Airstream enthusiasts have ...

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25 Best Campgrounds Within Two Hours of Denver CO

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Want to get away for the weekend? Duh. Haven’t been camping in a while? Perfect. Get your gear ready because we’re leaving the big city for a few days. No need to stress about where to go either…we’ve got that ...

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25 Best Campgrounds Within Two Hours of Madison WI

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Summer has finally arrived. The sun is shining, the kids are out of school, and you’ve earned a well-deserved break from work. It’s time to get away for a few days and whether you want your friends and family to ...

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25 Best Campgrounds Within Two Hours of Chicago IL

The daily grind of life can be taxing on your mind, body and soul. We know how crucial it is not to waste time doing unnecessary research when you only have one free weekend in who knows how long. That’s ...

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Zip 8 Solid Fuel Cubes: Review

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If you want to start a fire the first time, every time, it’s hard to beat a good fire starter. Gathering tinder in the forest works great, if you can find it. There’s also the issue of time. Sometimes you’re in ...

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The Coldest Beer You’ve Ever Had With The Kooler Cap

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Every year I have a group camping trip that lasts four days, so keeping the food and beer cold is a top priority. If you’re a gadget freak like me, you don’t have a lot of spare money for high end ...

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Camping Apps — Some of Our Favorites

Any time we’re getting ready to head out into the great outdoors, we’re sure to pack the essentials. We’ve got our tent, sleeping bags, day packs, fire starting gear, cooking essentials and more. But one item that we’ve noticed ourselves ...

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