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Devils River SNA First International Dark Sky Sanctuary in Texas, Sixth in World

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Devils River SNA

The Devils River SNA is now recognized as one of the darkest places in the world. The International Dark-Sky Association has officially named the Devils River State Natural Area a Dark Sky Sky Sanctuary. There are only five other sites to receive the International Dark Sky Sanctuary honors, making the the Devils River SNA one

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Who Wouldn’t Want to Go Camping in This Tent Mansion From Cabela’s?!

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The Cabela’s Ultimate Alaknak tent can hold you, your dog, your hunting entourage, your family, your friends, their dogs, your gear, their gear… This canvas wall tent mansion from Cabela’s is really big. But if you’re setting up camp for an extended period of time and not carrying it in for miles, it’s perfect. The

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10 Camping Essentials Necessary for That Big Trip You’re Planning

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10 camping essentials

These 10 camping essentials will give you a head start on your check list for this spring.  Spring time is right around the corner, and that means that the weather will be great for camping trips and fishing trips. Whether you’re taking a trip to the nearest KOA campground or hiking the entire Appalachian Trail,

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BMW Made a Waterproof Camper Out of The North Face Futurelight Material


Apparently Futurelight, the high-tech, waterproof material from The North Face, isn’t just for jackets. BMW Group’s Designworks division created and unveiled a futuristic camper concept, fittingly covered in The North Face’s brand new Futurelight material, made with what’s said to be the “most advanced breathable-waterproof outerwear technology.” Released for the first time in front of the

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We Tried Out Diamond Brand Gear’s Great Day Pack

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Great Day Pack

The Diamond Brand Great Day Pack is versatile and customizable for all your adventurous needs.  The Great Day Pack by Diamond Brand Gear is said to be perfect for the adventurer, survivalist, and prepper alike. After getting one myself and testing it out, I’d say it fits any adventure I could imagine getting caught up

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The EarthRoamer Camper is the Ultimate Outdoorsman RV


The EarthRoamer interior is all luxury, but take a look at the rugged exterior details that make this camper an off-roader’s dream. Bill Swails, founder and CEO of EarthRoamer, gives a complete tour of the exterior features of the EarthRoamer XV-LTS expedition camper vehicle. The EarthRoamer is designed to be as close to complete standalone

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Tom Cruise’s ‘Little’ Log Cabin Was Up for Sale (for Only $59 Million)

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Love log cabins and being surrounded by nature? Now you can spend that $59 million burning a hole in your pocket on Tom Cruise’s cabin.  Tom Cruise’s log cabin in Telluride, Colorado is now on the market for only $59 million, listed by Telluride Sotheby’s Realty. Sotheby’s describes Cruise’s humble abode as being a warm, inviting home nestled

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40 Little-Known National Holidays All Outdoorsmen Should Observe


Any excuse to get outside is a good one, and if it has to be “National Bat Appreciation Day,” so be it. Every one of these is an actual, official national holiday, so get ready to start celebrating. January 28. We’re sure your boss will appreciate it if you don’t celebrate National Fruitcake Toss Day (Jan 3) at

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