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8 Ways to Start a Camp Fire
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8 Ways to Start a Camp Fire

Because sometimes, you just want a change! ***Before you begin assembling any form of outdoor controlled fire, please check with your local authorities and/or NOAA for fire weather risks and forecasts.  You can also learn about wildfires and how to prevent them at smokeybear.com*** 1) Egg Carton, Candle Wax, and [...]

9 Backpacking Tips to Help You Out on the Trail
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9 Backpacking Tips to Help You Out on the Trail

by Anna Fletcher Whether you’re going on a weekend trip or backpacking down the AT for a month, these tips will help make life a little easier out on the trail! 1. Practice Setting Up and Breaking Down Camp.  Take everything out to the backyard and do a test run [...]

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Here Come the Mongols!

***NOTE FROM ENO:  Four friends and travelers, Nate Parish, Denali Gillaspie, Hannah Karlsson, and Nina Watkins, have formed a team called Potentially Platonic Pals and are embarking on the Mongol Rally (they started July 13th) - a car rally that begins in Goodwood Circuit, UK and finishes up in Ulan Bator, Mongolia. Known [...]

Hammock-Inspired Inventions!
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Hammock-Inspired Inventions!

by Anna Fletcher Hammocks aren’t just used for outdoor relaxing and camping trips anymore! Designers are using the shape, suspension, and weightless comfort of the hammock as inspiration for their new inventions. Check out a few recent strokes of ingenuity in the inventor’s world… Hammock Inspired Bathtubs SPAce Hanging Bathtub-Shower.  [...]

Goin’ Surfing? Bring These Necessities…
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Goin’ Surfing? Bring These Necessities…

by Justin Fricke, aka JustinTheWeekendWarrior Every year, I’m fortunate enough to go on a weeklong surf trip with just a bunch of dudes. And this year’s no different. We’ve been to Costa Rica once, Nicaragua twice, and we’re going to El Salvador this year for a second time. When we [...]