Tag Archives: first aid

First Aid Skills You Need To Know For The Trail

One of the main reasons people go hiking and camping is to get away from the hectic urban and suburban world of their everyday lives. Getting out in nature, miles from civilization, and enjoying the company of wild animals and ...

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7 Tips To Maintain Happy Hiking Feet

Your feet are likely going to be your major method of travel while camping, whether you’re all-out backpacking or just making a family day hike, which is exactly why we’ve compiled a list of tips to help you maintain happy ...

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The Best Camping Gear for Dogs

Camping With dogs

Taking your furry four-legged friend camping means more than tossing an extra blanket in the car. Take our word for it, we’ve learned from experience. Here at the 50 Campfires base camp, our dogs get more excited about camping than we ...

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“Too Hot” First Aid

heat stroke

There are two main levels of heat-related illness—Heat Exhaustion and Heat Stroke. Both are bad and can occur independent of the other, but Heat Stroke is most dangerous and can be life-threatening. If you’re with someone in the heat who ...

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TruKid Sport Stick and Hero Stick Review

TruKid Sport Stick and Hero Stick Review

When we go out and really enjoy the outdoors, it is impossible to avoid getting bug bites, sore muscles or owies. Accidents happen and for kids the irritation is more intense because they have not built up a tolerance for ...

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