Considerations and opinions about going solo in the backcountry -- what do you think?
Safe camp and campsites layouts for camping with kids. Diagrams and illustrations included. Free downloads. Camping safety camp set-ups
More and more people are hiking with their dogs in bear country. From personal experience, this article outlines tips that should protect yourself and your dog from an unwanted bear encounter.
Camping with kids safety tips and rules that prevent injury and accidents in your campsite and on the camping trail. Free download links and illustrations
Sailors used pine needle tea to help cure the scurvy. How did they do it? What pine needles can you use for pine needle tea?
When my fiance and I started our backpacking/hitchhiking trip our packs weighed close to 30lbs, by the time we finished, they averaged 15-20 lbs. This is a complete list of the items we carried at the end of our...
It can be tough figuring out your camping essentials and a little luxury doesn't hurt. These suggestions will help you decide what you need to bring.
A true story by a veteran RV camper on his observations of a person who is obviously new to camping. Read this to recognize some of the things that you should do when pulling out versus what some people do that is...
Campfire - How to build a campfire, campfire safety, and campfire clean-up. With sing-a-long videos and pictures, the campfire is the heart of the camp
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