Category: Camping

Matador Pocket Blanket Review: Everyone Needs This Blanket

Rachel Pasche
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Products featured on Wide Open Spaces are independently selected by our editors. However, when you buy something through our links, we may earn a commission. There’s truly nothing better than an afternoon picnic or a quick meal enjoyed at the peak of a hike. During longer hikes, backpacking trips, or just picnics in general, packing […]

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What to Do If You Encounter a Black Bear in the Wild

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With black bear encounters on the rise, having this information at your disposal could save your life. What is the best course of action when a black bear approaches you in the field? Preparedness and the ability to remain calm are your best weapons now, but we have some more options for you. Bear behavior […]

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Big Agnes Cora Pullover Review: Stay Toasty This Winter

Rachel Pasche
Big Agnes Cora Pullover FI

Products featured on Wide Open Spaces are independently selected by our editors. However, when you buy something through our links, we may earn a commission. Gear that keeps you warm and doesn’t take up a ton of space shouldn’t be so difficult to come by, but it can be surprisingly hard to find items that […]

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Jack Wolfskin Trunk Duffel & Jacket Review: Perfect For National Parks

Rachel Pasche
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Products featured on Wide Open Spaces are independently selected by our editors. However, when you buy something through our links, we may earn a commission. When traveling, having the right travel bag can make all the difference, especially if you need something extra durable and heavy-duty. Duffel bags are super convenient for all types of […]

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Folding Camping Tables: 5 Good Picks for Your Campsite

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Here are five solid picks for your next camping table. In lieu of using that oldie-moldy picnic table that has been on your campsite for a generation, a good quality camping table is the right choice for most camping excursions. You may not think a table is the perfect choice for taking on a boondocking […]

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Holiday Gift Ideas for the Hard-to-Buy-for Outdoor Enthusiast

I know it sounds cliché, but I’ll be the first to admit it. As a hardcore outdoor enthusiast, finding a holiday gift for me is a difficult task. In fact, whether you hunt, trap, fish, boat, kayak, camp, backpack, hike, bike or watch wildlife, I bet you are also in the hard-to-buy-for category. Am I …

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Sea to Summit X-Brew Coffee Review: Easy Camp Coffee

Rachel Pasche
Sea To Summit X-Series FI

Products featured on Wide Open Spaces are independently selected by our editors. However, when you buy something through our links, we may earn a commission. One of the things I struggle with most when camping is making a good pot of coffee that doesn’t taste like it was made in a tent. When you camp […]

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Heated Water Hose: Do I Need One for My RV + Best Options of 2021

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Products featured on Wide Open Spaces are independently selected by our editors. However, when you buy something through our links, we may earn a commission. If you love RV camping and are looking to start using your motorhome in cold weather or chillier climates, you need a heated RV water hose. Camping in your RV […]

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How to Thank a Hunting or Fishing Mentor

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Here’s how you can thank an outdoor mentor that got you started hunting and fishing. If you’re anything like us, chances are that your mentoring program involved a parent, grandparent, or guardian. They were a lover of all outdoor activities themselves, and passed it along to us. For many young people, their role models came […]

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Sea To Summit Watercell X Review: Ultimate Water Storage Option


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Products featured on Wide Open Spaces are independently selected by our editors. However, when you buy something through our links, we may earn a commission. When camping, bikepacking, or backpacking, proper water storage can make or break your experience. When trekking out into the backcountry, one of the most important (if not the most important) […]

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How to Find and Set Up a Camping Site During a Hunting Trip

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If you’re heading to the backcountry on your next hunt, here’s how to prepare for the best basecamp experience. Many big game hunters, especially those running and gunning for elk, choose to set up camp in the backcountry rather than return to a cabin each night. This can be a great affordable option too (after […]

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