Camping Tips, Tricks And Gear

Camping Tips, Tricks And Gear

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Boundary Waters Canoe Area: Everything You Wanted to Know


Boundary Waters Canoe Area

Here is all you need to know about this legendary camping and fishing area. Have you heard of Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness (BWCAW)? If you haven’t, you should take note. This wilderness area located within the Superior National Forest in northern Minnesota is one of the best places for canoeing, camping and fishing in the

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8 Awesome New York Swimming Holes You Can Hike To

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Best Swimming Holes in New York

These are some of the best swimming holes in New York that you can find. Plan your hike here and cool off at the end with one of these natural wonders. Get away from the crowds and the chlorine and enjoy the exhilaration of diving into one of New York State’s natural stream-fed lagoons. There

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Poop and Paddle: An Eco-Friendly Floating Outhouse

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poop and paddle

This eco-friendly floating toilet is perfect place to hit the head, poop, paddle, and read the paper This experiment in gray water systems combines off-the-grid homesteading knowledge with engineering to produce a floating structure that looks like an outhouse you might see in the movie “Waterworld.” Grab a Cabela’s catalog and take a seat. Green

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What Hunting, Fishing, or Camping Things Annoy You the Most When People Do Them?

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Fishing, Hunting, Camping

These are the most annoying things people do in their outdoor adventures. We love the great outdoors. We love getting away from it all and spending time in our precious outdoor spaces, hunting fishing, and camping. But at the same time, there are things our fellow outdoorsmen and women do that annoy us. In fact,

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How to Properly Season and Clean Your Cast Iron Skillet

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how to season and clean cast iron skillet

Cast iron cookware will last a lifetime if you treat it right. Here’s how to do just that. Raise your hand if you’ve faced this dilemma! Buzzfeed’s “Tasty” page has tons of great cooking tips, ideas, and recipes. In this installment, they show how cleaning, care, and proper handling of your cast iron skillet or

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Torch Lake Camping: Michigan’s Version of a Caribbean Getaway

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Torch Lake Camping

Here is one of the most unique camping trips in Michigan. Looking for a tropical-style vacation with beautiful beaches and clear waters but can’t afford an expensive cruise or flight? There is a more budget-friendly option and it’s located right here in the United States. Today we’ll tell you a little about the area, where

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