Category: Camping

10 Weird Things You Wouldn’t Think to Put in Your First Aid Kit


Don’t discount these 10 quirky things when building your own first aid kit. A well-built first aid kit is the beginning of every outdoorsman’s necessary survival bag in the event of an unexpected emergency. Basic items like adhesive bandages, gauze pads, cold packs, antibiotic ointment, pain relief staples, and burn cream, to list a few,

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Historic Balmorhea State Park Pool Reopens in Texas

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The iconic San Solomon Springs pool will reopen in Balmorhea State Park in time for swimming season. San Solomon Springs pool in Balmorhea State Park has reopened, much to the delight of the general public which has been swimming in the spring-fed waters since the Civilian Conservation Corps era. The pool was closed in May, 2018

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Let’s All Learn How to Cook Bacon and Eggs in a Paper Bag

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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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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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Exclusive Sneak Peek: First Lite and Nemo Equipment Collaborate on Backcountry Camping Gear

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First Lite And Nemo

Take an exclusive look at the First Lite and Nemo Equipment line of backcountry gear. First Lite and Nemo Equipment have joined forces on a brand new line of gear that appears ideal for the kind of hunting, fishing, and outdoor-enjoying we all love to do. More importantly, the new Field Collection seems like it

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Nemo’s New Product Line Has Everything You Need for Camping


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Nemo didn’t hold back for 2019, covering every camping necessity with its new product line. Generally when the new year rolls around, brands will introduce one or two new products that add a new look to their lineups. But it’s usually just one or two. Nemo Equipment, Inc. went all in on its camping gear

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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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