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How to Stay Cool on Summer Hikes
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How to Stay Cool on Summer Hikes

We’re in the height of summer….thank goodness!! There’s still plenty of time for barbecues, days at the lake and hammocking adventures! However as we bask in the heat of summer, let’s remember it’s important to stay cool too. Here are some tips to stay cool when you’re being active in [...]

How to Start a Fire with a Waterbottle
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How to Start a Fire with a Waterbottle

***Origianlly posted on Sierra Social Hub by Paul Osborn from The Outdoor Adventure*** Who doesn’t like a hot fire after a long day’s hike? There are many ways to start a fire, but today I want to share how to do that with a water bottle. Why a water bottle? If [...]

How to be Green at Festivals
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How to be Green at Festivals

As music festivals attract more and more of a crowd–they also produce more waste. Often, the common theme for festivals–regardless of music genre–is the notion of people coming together and working as a team to make the world a better place. However, if you’ve ever seen a festival at the [...]

Build a Doggy First Aid Kit for the Trail
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Build a Doggy First Aid Kit for the Trail

It’s no secret that ENOpian’s LOVE animals. I’m sure my pup is not the only one out their who joins me in my hammock. When one has a fierce love for the outdoors, often that translates to an appreciation for animals, namely everyone’s best friend–the dog. A lot of backpackers [...]

How to Wash Your Hammock
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How to Wash Your Hammock

Life happens to hammocks. Mud, coffee, and trail mix can most likely be found on or in many hammocks after a full season of hanging around in them. Don’t fret too much though, it’s easy to keep your hammock clean and fresh throughout it’s lifetime. The nature of the parachute [...]