The Old School Trick Of How To Heat A Tent With A Candle  

No Heater? No Electricity? No Warmth? Candle Heater, No Worries If you enjoy experiencing Nature to the fullest, then an old-school trick that has stood the test of time is adjusting the heat in your tent with a humble, flickering candle. It’s environmentally friendly, portable, and kind of romantic. So, how is it done?! Heating … Read more

How To Stay Cool On The Beach In Summer 2023

In the summertime you can stretch right up and touch the sky Nothing says ‘I’m leaving my stress behind’ quite like a beach. There’s a little something for everyone within the surreal and sandy landscape, lulled by the sound of the waves. That said, if you don’t know how to stay cool on the beach, … Read more

How To Keep Bedding Dry When Camping  

Keep your bedding dry in a few steps When you’re out and about in the great outdoors, getting away from the toxic city is like a never-ending rat race. There’s a common ‘fly in the ointment that can take a lot of the fun out of it. We’re talking about damp, of course, or, more … Read more

Dont Throw It Out: How To Clean Windbreaker Jacket Easily

I want to talk a little bit about washing your rain jacket correctly because I made a big mistake here, and I think it’d be beneficial to share my experience. The Windbreaker waterproof jacket that I have been using for three years now is the Outdoor Research Helium Two a very lightweight jacket. I’ve been using … Read more

How To Start A Fire With Wet Wood

The weather will never be perfect each time you’re tasked with creating a campfire. From personal experience, there has always been some time of moisture, dew, or downpour of rain that can determine the difficulty of my campfire building. If you have ever tried to start a fire in the rain, you know how difficult … Read more

How To Cook Camping Rice Easily

There’s nothing better than a wholesome bowl of camping rice by the campfire along with your flame-grilled vege’s and meat. Not to mention that it’s a great energy source, reasonably lightweight, has a decent shelf-life and fills you up.  There are several ways that you can cook rice when you’re camping, and in this article, … Read more

3 Easy Tips On How To Keep Food Cold When Camping

A camping trip can be a wholesome and fun activity. You get to stay outdoors with your friends and family, away from the busy city life, enjoy nature for all the beauty it offers, and embark on recreational adventures and activities. However, one inconvenience is being away from modern amenities: keeping your food cold without … Read more

Do You Need A Sleeping Bag For Camping?

Camping is a great way to enjoy nature, and it’s also a great way to bond with family and friends. Camping can be experienced during any climate and environment, and these two factors play an essential role in what camping sleeping gear items you should bring. Many people ask us, “do you need a sleeping … Read more

Can You Go Camping Under 18 Years Of Age

This article is for educational purposes only. We always suggest going camping with the proper training and experience. Especially if you are a minor, that means camping with supervision or an experienced adult. With the warning out of the way, did you know that camping is an excellent activity for all ages? If you haven’t … Read more

How To Find A Hole In An Air Mattress Fast With These Steps

For a slightly extra premium, an air mattress is a great addition when camping to improve sleep quality and spinal support.  It will provide more sleeping comfort than your average rollup foam matt. It also offers the convenience of being compressible for easy stowing. But, it will need extra attention and care to avoid punctures … Read more

How Effective are Tiki Torches for Mosquitoes?

Summer is right around the corner, bringing longer days and warm evenings. For many of us, it’s the beginning of camping and barbeque season, where we can enjoy our time outside amongst the birds and the bees, and our less welcome friend, the mosquito. With the first buzz in your ear or bite on our … Read more

How To Keep a Dog Warm While Camping

As we begin to enter the warmer summer months, you might be thinking about allowing your dog to tag along on your camping trips. But if you’re considering this, you might be concerned about how to keep your dog warm while camping. It’s vital that your dog is properly cared for and kept warm during … Read more

Has Zero Breeze Overcome It’s Criticism?

I never expected to find myself looking at the Zero Breeze. Camping is supposed to be a rough experience, one that pits you against nature. I was more than happy to tough it out. But then my young ones decided to join me on a trip, and everything changed. I remember the night vividly. The … Read more

Dry Ice Camping Uses – Some Practical And Others Weird

So What is Dry Ice? Dry Ice is frozen carbon dioxide. Dry Ice that is captured during various industrial processes is captured and recycled into Dry Ice. Dry Ice is freezing (-109.3°F / -78.6°C). This makes it an excellent option for use in freezing products and keeping them frozen. You may wonder where the term … Read more

Can You Wash A Tent Tarp In The Washing Machine?

It isn’t recommended that you wash a tent tarp in a washing machine. Using a machine to clean your tent tarp leaves it vulnerable to becoming worn down. Eventually tearing, particularly if this is something you do often. For this reason, it’s recommended that you only machine wash your tent tarp in extreme cases. For … Read more

Can You Use Generators In National Parks?

The use of generators is allowed in most National Parks throughout the USA. Enhancing your vehicle with a generator can improve the whole camping experience. Modern campers opt to include them when on holidays in extreme conditions. Generator use can be regulated in most National Parks. So it’s important to be aware of these regulations … Read more

How To Inflate Air Mattress With Built In Pump Without Electricity

Air mattresses make tent camping more enjoyable because you don’t have to worry about sleeping on the ground. But how are you supposed to inflate an air mattress if you don’t have access to electricity? Air mattresses with a built in pump requires electricity to use, but electric outlets aren’t always available at campsites. There … Read more

New Campsite? Should You Put A Lock On Your Tent?

Putting a lock on your tent is a good idea for many campers if you are wary or unsure of the situation. Campers in new areas may get more peace of mind from putting a lock on their tent. As will those campers who are concerned about leaving their tent unattended no matter how familiar … Read more

MAPP Gas Versus Propane. So Whats The Difference?

If you enjoy grilling, barbecuing, welding, or performing any other activity that involves the use of a torch, the gas you use matters. Most people are generally expected to choose between MAPP gas, Butane, and Propane gas even though they don’t know the difference between the three. Understanding Liquid Petroleum Gases Lets get into it … Read more

Do I Need An Electrical Hook Up For Camping?    

Camping today isn’t the same ‘roughing it that most of us grew up with. These days, not only are there many specialized and pristine locations to choose from. But modern amenities come standard that we didn’t have back In the day. One ends up wondering, ‘Do I need an electric hookup for tent camping?’. While … Read more

How To Dispose Of Coleman Fuel Canisters, Safely And Legally

Everyone loves a good Coleman fuel canister. They are so easy to use. However, disposing Coleman Fuel Canisters can be more complicated than most people realize. Some people doubt that the canisters can be recycled in the first place. But it is more than possible if you apply caution. Why Coleman fuel canisters? Simply put, … Read more

How To Insulate A Tent For Summer – Dont Sweat It

Vacation and camping go hand in hand for many people. Some may even consider their holiday to be incomplete without a camping experience. Although camping can be fun, it can become unpleasant if the weather is less than ideal. Knowing the proper preparations could mean distinguishing between a pleasant trip and a bad one. Do … Read more

Simple Ways On How To Make Tent Camping Comfortable

Tent camping is supposed to be fun. But it isn’t supposed to be comfortable, or so people keep saying. They are wrong. If your camping experience is rough and physically distressing, you don’t know what you’re doing. There are plenty of ways to make your tent camping adventure cozy and relaxing, including: Sleeping Bag The … Read more

10 Glorious Camping String Lights, LED, Solar And Battery

If you’re going on a family vacation, it’s important to create memories together. So why not do something that will make the experience more enjoyable? Campsite lighting is an easy way of doing just that! With all the excellent camping string lights available on the market today – from vibrant colors and sparkles for childrens’ … Read more

Real Methods On How To Heat A Tent, Camping Edition

How can you stay warm during your camping trip? This issue is unlikely to concern boon dockers and van lifers with plenty of electric devices they can rely on to fight the cold. Tent campers are not quite as lucky. Fortunately, there are ways to stay warm, even in the absence of a power source … Read more

How To Shower While Camping

Why showering while camping is important Picture this, you’ve been hiking for a few days, and the weather has not been that bad. You haven’t been sweating or doing any physical activities, so you decide to skip on that day’s shower. Besides, along the way, you may have decided to have a dry shower or … Read more

How Long Will Ice Last In A Cooler? Answered!

I was asked this question the other day, “How Long Will Ice Last In A Cooler?” It seemed a pretty simple question at first glance, but then I realized that there were many different variables to consider when I looked at it more carefully. Firstly to answer the question…How long does ice last? If you … Read more