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Why You Should Bring Your Dog Camping
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Why You Should Bring Your Dog Camping

by Anna Fletcher If you are planning a camping or backpacking trip, there are essentials that you will need to take with you, like your tent, headlamps, food, and of course your hammock. Another essential that should be added to the list is your dog. Why? No Boarding Expenses For [...]

Camping and Day Trips at Foster Falls
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Camping and Day Trips at Foster Falls

By Justin Fricke, aka the JustinTheWeekendWarrior Tucked away in the Southeastearn corner of Tennessee, about 40 minutes Northwest of Chattanooga, you’ll find Foster Falls in the little town of Sequatchie. Foster Falls makes for a great day trip or weekend camping trip if you’re not into climbing (more on that in [...]

The best place to swim – Lakes vs. Pools
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The best place to swim – Lakes vs. Pools

Aah summer. A time of barbeques, sunshine, hiking, and enjoying the long, warm days. Something that I look forward to every year is finally being able to shed those winter layers and get out to a body of water for some r & r. Going swimming is one of the [...]

Thanks Trees! 7 Outdoor Products Made Of Wood
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Thanks Trees! 7 Outdoor Products Made Of Wood

Ahh trees; sustainers of wildlife, cleaners of the air and really nice places for building forts and hanging hammocks. They also happen to be an amazing, renewable source of material used in construction since the dawn of human civilization. With Arbor Day right around the corner we celebrate the glorious tree, [...]

How to Become a Master Packer
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How to Become a Master Packer

In a perfect world, backpackers could have the packing skills of Mary Poppins and keep ludicrous items like floor lamps and umbrellas tucked away into stylish carpet bags. Until that perfect world becomes a reality, you’ll just have to do your best and train in the ways of the master [...]