Category: Camping

8 of the Best Tents for Backpacking According to Online Reviews

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Tents for Backpacking

Here are some great backpacking tents to help you get away from it all. Sick of the crowded, dedicated campgrounds in your local State Park or National Forest? Ready to leave car camping behind and get out deep into the backcountry this season? We don’t blame you. Sometimes you just feel like getting away from

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Guest Blog about the Coronarvirus and the Great Outdoors

GUEST BLOG: Solitude of the outdoors is an antidote to the coronavirus by Brent Frazee | Mar 13, 2020 By Brent Frazee (@ brentfrazee.com) The government’s advice to avoid crowds and even go as far as self-quarantining during the coronavirus scare came as a huge inconvenience to many. Not me. I have been training for …

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The Hitch Hotel, an Incredibly Compact Camper Designed for Smaller Vehicles


Hitch Hotel

The Hitch Hotel is a unique new take on campers. People are constantly trying to innovate the camping world with new designs. We’ve seen plenty of roof top tents, teardrop trailers and single axle travel trailers before. The Hitch Hotel is something totally different. The company says the original is the first “expandable wheel-less trailer.

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Dispersed Camping Allows You to Stay in the Wilderness for Free


Dispersed Camping

There’s nothing better than a free campsite!  Everyone loves a good camping experience. There’s not better way to explore the United States than through its beautiful National Parks and other natural areas. The only thing we like better than camping on our nation’s public lands is doing it on the cheap. Or even better, for

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Man Narrowly Escapes Death by Chainsaw Right Behind TV Reporter

YouTube: zlatanvlaluj79

When using a big chainsaw, you must be prepared for everything. This almost lethal chainsaw accident was caught on a television reporter’s camera. The reporter was reporting on a storm, but he almost had to report on a horrific accident. This is exactly what not to do when cutting up a fallen tree. The worker

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Battery-Operated Miniature Chainsaw Can Handle Big Tasks With Small Stature

YouTube: CrazyRussianHacker
tiny chainsaw

Could a chainsaw this small really serve a purpose? The Crazy Russian Hacker certainly finds some interesting products to review on his YouTube channel. Giant matches, solar grills and over-sized survival kits are just some of the weirder things he’s looked at recently. But perhaps nothing is as strange as this tiny, battery-operated chainsaw from

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This National Parks Pass Gives Families of 4th Graders Free Admission for 1 Year


Fourth Grade National Park Pass

Your whole family can get free access to National Parks by taking advantage of this unique program. The National Park Service operates 419 different locations in the United States. Each park or National Monument offers unique insights into the history of our nation or the great outdoors in general. From the awesome wildlife of Yellowstone

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This is How You Cook Bacon and Eggs in a Paper Bag

YouTube: Backpacker Magazine

Try this unique bacon and eggs recipe the next time you’re in the backcountry. Sure, you could cook bacon and eggs on a frying pan, but where’s the fun in that? These breakfast staples deserve a little creativity, especially when you’re spending a big weekend doing some real family camping. You’d be surprised, but cooking them in a paper

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