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Tents

Is Sleeping In A Tent Healthy? 

BY
Jimmy Eastwood

Can Tent Sleeping Once In A While Be Beneficial One of life’s simple pleasures is getting out into the woods ...

Base Camp

How To Dispose Of Coleman Fuel Canisters, Safely And Legally

BY
Lawrence Ross

Everyone loves a good Coleman fuel canister. They are so easy to use. However, disposing Coleman Fuel Canisters can be ...

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Gear

Best Battery Operated Blankets For Camping Reviewed For 2024

BY
Jimmy Eastwood

Sleeping in an RV can sometimes get pretty chilly. It can spoil the camping experience if you let it. A ...

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Base Camp

Simple Ways On How To Make Tent Camping Comfortable

BY
Christina Lee

Tent camping is supposed to be fun. But it isn’t supposed to be comfortable, or so people keep saying. They ...

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Tents

Best Cooling Tents Of 2024 For Hot Weather

BY
Christina Lee

Why You Need a Hot Weather Tent? Hot weather camping in the middle of the summer or tropical climate can ...

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Gear

Reviewing The Best Camping Portable Water Filters For The Money In 2024

BY
Jimmy Eastwood

Venturing out into the wilderness can be exciting and empowering. Yet it can also present many challenges like being far ...

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Gear

What Is The Best Backpack With Lots Of Pockets? 7 Tactical Packs Reviewed

BY
Jimmy Eastwood

Why You Need a Backpack with Lots of Pockets? The days are long gone when backpacks had one large compartment, ...

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Base Camp

How Hot is a Campfire? The Temperature Facts 2024 Updated.

BY
Lawrence Ross

Fires can get surprisingly hot enough to melt a can of baked beans...

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Gear

Best Collapsible Wood Burning Backpacking Stove in 2024

BY
Jimmy Eastwood

When you are out in the wilderness, the importance of hot food and drinks cannot be overestimated. They will fuel ...

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Gear

How To Use Fix-a-Flat, A Guide For 2024 Edition

BY
Lawrence Ross

Fix A Flat (FAF) is a single-use canned flat tire inflator. It is used to provide a quick and temporary ...

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Lifestyle

Is Camping Fun? Let Us Convince You With 10 Reasons Why Camping Is Fun.

BY
Jimmy Eastwood

With the ever increasing demographic of city dwellers moving to regional locations, camping has seen a boom in popularity and ...

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Base Camp Tents

How To Insulate A Tent So Good That It Feels Like A Log Cabin

BY
Jimmy Eastwood

Insulation works in two ways. You can either trap heat or cold, depending on the situation. When tent camping, most ...

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Gear

What Is The Best Overall SwissGear Backpack Of 2024

BY
Jimmy Eastwood

SwissGear has more to offer than the Swiss Army knife that they are so commonly known for. They are also ...

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Gear

The North Face Logo – Meaning And Origins

BY
Christina Lee

It was not until I moved to the colder state of Victoria did I notice the premium apparel brand of ...

Gear Planning

Can You Wear Steel Toe Boots For Hiking?

BY
Jimmy Eastwood

You’ve probably heard of hiking boot brands such as Merrell, Teva, Keen, La Sportiva, and Timbaland, to name a few. ...

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Survival

The Best Survival Movies (You May Not Know Of) – Subject To Change In 2024

BY
Jimmy Eastwood

My partner and I both have entirely different tastes in movies. She likes the horror genre. And I like comedies. ...

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Planning Survival

How Much Water Desert Hiking?

BY
Jimmy Eastwood

Desert, hiking and water are words that are rarely in the same sentence. So how much water should you bring ...

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Survival

What Colors Attracts Mosquitoes? Sciences Answers.

BY
Lawrence Ross

Have you ever wondered why mosquitoes seem to avoid a select few of your friends? Meanwhile, you’ve resigned to get ...

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Base Camp

Tarp Under Tent – Do I Need A Tarp Under My Tent To Keep Warm?

BY
Christina Lee

Camping appeals to many because of its simplicity. You buy a tent, a sleeping bag, maybe a backpack and your ...

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Gear

How You Can Light A Coleman Lantern With Skill – Guide

BY
Lawrence Ross

I used to spend so much money on testing and owning several battery-powered LED lanterns. Sure, they are inexpensive, but ...

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Survival

How To Make Toilet Paper DIY – The Emergency Guide

BY
Lawrence Ross

I don’t really see the connection between toilet paper and Covid-19, myself, but all over the world, stores are experiencing ...

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Gear Survival The Latest

Best IFAK aka Individual First Aid Kits in 2024 – Round Up

BY
Jimmy Eastwood

I do quite a bit of traveling. You can find me hiking up mountains and cycling through jungles. It is ...

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Gear

The Best Cordless Camping Hair Dryers Of 2024

BY
Christina Lee

You cannot keep your hair smooth, sleek, and clean without a dryer. But how can you dry your hair during ...