Camping Tips, Tricks And Gear

Camping Tips, Tricks And Gear

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5 Best Winter Tents

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best winter tents

Is a winter tent really worth the extra investment? If you plan to camp throughout the winter in snowy conditions, the answer is yes. A four-season (or winter) tent is designed to withstand heavy snow loads and high winds as well as generally inclement weather. Winter tents have room for the additional gear required for […]

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Michigan’s Top 10 Best Campgrounds in the Upper Peninsul


Best Campgrounds in the Upper Peninsula

Michigan’s Upper Peninsula is one of the best kept secrets in North America for outdoor adventure. It is a vast, forested region surrounded on three sides by Great Lakes and sharing roughly 200 miles of borderland with Wisconsin. It is sparsely populated by humans and full of natural wonders, including moose and wolves. There is […]

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Michigan’s Top 10 Best Campgrounds in the Upper Peninsula


Best Campgrounds in the Upper Peninsula

Michigan’s Upper Peninsula is one of the best kept secrets in North America for outdoor adventure. It is a vast, forested region surrounded on three sides by Great Lakes and sharing roughly 200 miles of borderland with Wisconsin. It is sparsely populated by humans and full of natural wonders, including moose and wolves. There is […]

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5 Best Camping States in the Rocky Mountains


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Stretching 3,000 miles from western Canada down into New Mexico, the Rocky Mountains cover several states and feature some of the most beautiful views and diverse wildlife through varying terrain. According to the National Park Service, the enormous mountain range can be divided into four different physiographic provinces: Northern Rocky Mountains: This area, encompassing a […]

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Simple Hobo Rocket Stove is Great for Stealth Camping


Hobo Rocket Stove

Rocket stoves have become quite popular for camping in recent years. One thing we love about these little stoves, is how they are designed to use less fuel and produce far less smoke than a standard-sized counterpart. The result is a stove that’s highly-efficient and extremely-stealthy for camping purposes. There’s a bevy of camping stoves […]

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Polydrops Makes a Lighter, Aerodynamic Camper for EVs That’s Under $10,000

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Electric vehicles are becoming popular as gas prices continue to soar and individual states enact climate change policies. But what does that mean for the future of camping trailers? People living the RV life have large diesel- or gas-powered trucks capable of towing 10,000 pounds or more. However, electric vehicles don’t have the same tow […]

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