Shhhh – do you hear that? That’s the sound of your next adventure calling. Are you going to listen? Or are you just going to stay home, idly looking outdoors wishing you had answered that call in the first place?
If I can give you one piece of advice for the rest of your life, it’s to listen to that call – that urge from within your soul telling you to go out and explore the world around you. After all, we only have one life to live, right?
What better way to live it than to visit all the places you can? I’ve written about quite a few wonderful destinations in the US, but there is one place that has been a family favorite ever since my sons were young – Silverwood Lake.Read More
There’s nothing like a nice, warm fire to roast some marshmallows on or cuddle around during a cold night while camping. But sometimes, building a wood fire can take some time and might be difficult for those who are inexperienced.
That’s where propane fire pits come in. A propane fire pits is a versatile outdoor tool that you can use during camping to keep you and your family warm or even cook your meals over.
Having the best propane fire pit will save you a lot of trouble and difficulties that you might normally get with a regular, wooden campfire.
I’ve selected the top five propane fire pits that you can check out to use with your family during your camping trips.
I’ll also give you a brief explanation of what a propane fire pit is, the advantages of using one, some things to look for before making your final decision, and of course, tips for safety and maintenance.Read More
Have you ever been so frustrated with a stuck tent or sleeping bag zipper that you were just tempted to take out your utility knife and slice it open? I have – multiple times.
After a number of frustrating camping trips and even more angry attempts at getting my zippers to open, I’ve finally found something that can help – penetrating oil.Read More
A tent is only as strong as the stakes that hold it down – well, at least in some cases. That’s why having the best tent stakes is extremely important so you don’t end up with a tent that gets blown away in the middle of the night.
Usually, people only think carefully about selecting a tent, but stakes are a critical component that will contribute to your tent’s overall strength.
There are a lot of different types of tent stakes out there varying in material, size, shape, and weight, which is why choosing your tent stakes can be difficult at times. That’s what I’ll be helping you with right now.Read More
Refueling after a long day of backpacking is really important. Sometimes freeze-dried meals will do the trick, but other times, you might find yourself longing for a proper hot meal.
This is where the best backpacking cookware comes in, to give you that extra bit of comfort through a freshly cooked meal, while you’re high up in the mountains or deep inside a forest.
My goal with product review articles like this is to help make your life just a little bit simpler when it comes to choosing all kinds of gear for camping and hiking.
Today, I’ll be helping you find the best cookware to fit your backpacking needs. We will also be discussing some of the things you should look for when making your selection.