How to Prepare for Camp Cooking in the Rain

When you go camping you really have to be prepared for anything, and that includes rain. If you don’t have the proper gear, you and your family can end up miserable on your camping trip. Below you will find a few tips on items you should take with you for cooking in the rain just in case y’all get wet. […]

List of the Bugs to Avoid When Camping

Bugs to Avoid When Camping? Camping is a fun, outdoorsy activity that almost everyone enjoys. However, there are some camping bugs that can spoil your camping experience. If you want to avoid these bugs while camping, then read on! We will discuss several things that you should do in order to keep pests at bay when camping. Going on a […]

7 Common Mistakes New Campers Make

Common Mistakes New Campers Make? Camping is a fun and adventurous activity for many people, but if you’re new to it there are some common mistakes that you’ll want to avoid. In this article, we discuss 7 of the most common camping mistakes that beginners make so that you don’t have to learn them the hard way. Any camper who […]

How to Read a Topographic Map While Hiking

Why do you need to Read a Topographic Map? Unlike a simple trail map, topographic maps ideally reveal the terrain that you can expect to encounter on your trail. Topographic tools are essential tools for hikers as they can plan an entire trip with the help of a topographic map. The map dramatically decreases your chances of any unpleasant surprises. […]

How to Stay Safe While Camping

How to Stay Safe While Camping? Camping is incredible: no annoying neighbors, no screeching telephones, no piles of work, no electronic gear distracting you. But it would be best if you stayed safe. Camping is a great time to bond with your family or have a get-away with your buddies. But what starts as a fun weekend of camping can […]

Camping First Aid Kit Essentials

Nothing says “survival camping gear” like a self-engineered camping first aid kit. Learn the necessities of any good first aid kit here. At first glance, preparing for events that are not very likely to happen seems silly. But consider that such preparations could save a life or at least provide a more relaxing vacation free from the worries of injury. […]

Winter Camping Hacks For Bitter Cold Temperatures

Enjoy the outdoors in winter by covering up, wearing layers, and utilizing backcountry shelters. Lately, the temperatures in much of the mid-west and northeast have been bitterly cold, and well below freezing. When the temperature is this cold, exposed skin can freeze quickly, and one can be prone to cold weather injuries such as frostbite or hypothermia. Below are some […]

How to Keep Bears Away From Your Campsite

Summer’s almost here, and with that comes camping opportunities galore. But always remember that you’re sharing the forest with wildlife like bears. While we love and admire these majestic creatures, we want them to be nowhere near us when we are out in the wild. How to Keep Bears Away From Your Campsite is more important than you might think, […]