A Tasty Protein Rich Pemmican Recipe You Can Try Today

I am far from a Gordon Ramsey level of making Michelin level Pemmican bars. But after a few months of making the snack, I feel like I’ve improved at refining and following my recipe. My Pemmican recipes are tasty enough to be eaten on hiking trips. This is without having to drink a gallon of … Read more

Best Kayak Roof Rack for Cars Without Rails in 2022

Why is a Kayak roof rack that doesn’t need rails beneficial? Kayaking is enjoyable, especially when you own your own and don’t have to rent them anywhere. When you own your kayak or kayaks, you will need to have a safe way to transport it between your home and where you plan to kayak. You … Read more

How To Use Saffron Without Wasting The Spice.

Saffron has a reputation for being the most expensive spice in the world. It is a small reddish round spice derived from the purple flower of Crocus Sativus. If you have purchased Saffron from a supermarket, you likely received Saffron threads. But many people like myself, buy the spice on recommendations and still need to … Read more

Is It Better To Wear Shorts Or Pants For Hiking?

If you are a beginner who is just getting into hiking, you are probably wondering what kind of hiking clothes you should be wearing. Is it okay to wear hiking shorts or is it best to stick with pants? This article is going to explain to you whether or not you should invest in that … 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

Foot Appeal. Are Timberlands Good For Hiking Updated For 2022

Are Timberlands Good for Hiking? The fact that this question is so popular shows the enduring recognition of the Timberland brand by a loyal and mainstream consumer base.  Simply put, are Timberlands good for hiking? The answer is; certain styles of Timberlands are good for hiking.  Those who see Timberlands as a fashion label rather … Read more

So What Do Lizards Eat In The Wild? Types And Diets Uncovered.

Did you know that there is an incredible 5,000 species of lizards known to exist and they are found almost everywhere, except Antarctica (give them time). Because they live in such a wide variety of locations, what lizards eat and their diet can vary depending on their site. Common Lizard Foods Insects There are between … Read more

Is It Safe To Go Hiking In Converse An Honest Opinion in 2022

In full disclosure, I have for many years hiked in Converse. Yes, it’s something outside the box, and I did so at the time as a cash-strapped university student, but it worked out fine during my many hikes. I truly adored my navy denim Converses back then and still consider them in my top five … Read more

Are Doc Martens Good For Hiking

Docs have truly transcended their punk rock origins. Doc Marten boots are arguably the most popular and iconic shoes worldwide. In Melbourne, where I’m based. I see the stylish Doc Martens being worn by a diverse audience. From students, musicians, baristas, office workers and lawyers. We have covered the topic of Converse and if Chuck’s … Read more

Is Hiking A Sport

If you watch or compete in sport and also enjoying a bit of hiking, you may wondering ‘Is Hiking A Sport’? Simply put, hiking is not a sport for many reasons, with the main one being that hiking is a recreational physical activity and not a competitive event. But there are many ways to make … Read more

Camping Hacks: What Meat Does Not Need Refrigeration?

Refrigerated meat is a recent innovation. Before the widespread availability of refrigerators, a variety of methods were used to preserve meat. The ancient Egyptians would use salt to keep their foods. Applying salt to the meat draws the moisture (which causes bacteria) out of the meat. The answer to the question about what meat does … Read more

How To Pee In Bottle While Driving

First, we only recommend taking any of these methods, recommendations on how to pee in a bottle while driving when the car is turned off and not running.  Certain situations may arise on a road trip when stopping for a bathroom break is impossible. A good example of this is that the weather outside the … Read more

How Long Does It Take To Float Down The Mississippi River?

The Mississippi River is 2,350 miles from its source to the Gulf of Mexico, and the second-longest river in North America. To communities along the river, it provides lifeblood to their communities, and for the 80 to 100 people who kayak the entire length each year, it offers a challenge. So, how long does it … Read more

Best Saltwater Spinning Reels Of 2022 Round Up Review.

The choice of your next saltwater spinning reel can be difficult; there is such a wide selection available. How do you know whether one is better than the other? What are the search criteria you should be using? In this article, I hope to make your decision easier by presenting you with facts that can … Read more

Best Dog Breeds For Hiking Off Leash – Roundup

It’s always a great motivator when you have someone, a willing partner, to accompany you on those rainy days or those gloomy days when you don’t want to hike. Your dog always wants or needs needs to hike but unfortunately for me my knees are shot and i am getting close to being a full … Read more

Can You Sleep in a Car with the Windows Closed?

In full disclosure, i have slept in many styles of cars and vans before and not just overnight. Ive even slept in a boot, in fact first night experimenting on sleeping in a car and if it was possible was sleeping in the boot compartment. Although I dont suggest sleeping in the boot, its also … Read more

How You Tell If Beef Jerky Has Gone BAD?

I saw a great deal online for Beef Jerky; it was a fantastic price, but to get that price, I would have to buy a lot. It made me wonder does beef jerky go bad ? And importantly how can you tell if beef jerky has gone bad? The answer to this question depends a … Read more

Backpack Zipper Stuck? Here Are 4 Working Fixes You Can Try.

Backpacks are supposed to keep your valuables safe during a hike. But what happens when the zipper gets stuck? If you can’t open your backpack, you cannot access the very valuables you need for your trip. But if you try to force the zipper open, you could destroy it, making it all but impossible to … Read more

Backpackers Pantry vs. Mountain House: Who Makes Better Meals?

There is no denying that sharing a fresh meal with your friends and family around a campfire is one of the best memories you will make while camping. However, if you are backpacking, fresh meals do not come very easy. Backcountry meal planning when you are hiking, or backpacking is close to impossible. Figuring out … Read more