Tag Archives: Gear

The Outdoor Minute presented by Victorinox Swiss Army

Top stories, tips, and gear every week! At 50 Campfires we spend the entire week wading through outdoor stories, camping tips, and new gear. The most interesting stories usually get discussed around the lunch table.  We realized one day that ...

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Leatherman Brewzer Review

A Small and Clever Multitool The Leatherman Brewzer is a minimalistic pocket tool that fits easily in your pocket or on your keychain. Although it’s small, it’s really a multitool: bottle cap opener, box opener, flat head screw driver, pry tool, ...

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Camping Stuff … from the Hardware Store

What’s in a name? Well, a lot actually. Especially in this age of one-up-man-ship when so many find it important to have the right name on their gear. And where you bought it is just as important as what they ...

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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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Don’t Forget This Essential Gear For Winter Camping

Winter camping requires special gear.

Winter camping may sound miserable, but can actually be breathtakingly beautiful and serene. It takes some additional camping equipment than what you would normally take on a summer trip. But when temperatures plummet and snow begins to fall, you want ...

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