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Hiking Yellowstone and the Backcountry Permit Process

In recent years, Yellowstone National Park has broken annual attendance records and 2016 was no exception with the park receiving 4.2 million visitors. Most of them only experience the grandeur of our nation’s oldest national park through a windshield.  A few visitors take to some of the 900 miles of…

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Toyota Tacoma Camper: 4 Different Campers for Your Favorite Mid-Size Truck

With the reliability, durability and solid 4-wheel drive capabilites of the Toyota Tacoma, it’s obviously a popular choice amongst camping enthusiasts. Though it’s is a small truck, there are a handful of manufacturers producing a Toyota Tacoma camper. Tacoma Habitat Shell Camper by AT Overland Equipment The Tacoma Habitat Shell (pictured…



6 Eco-Friendly Ways to Keep Mosquitoes Away

Although nowhere near as much of a problem as they are in some other countries, mosquitoes can be a major annoyance in the US during the summer months. They’re especially prevalent in the south-east, where mosquito season can often go on until October if the weather is favorable. If you…


6 Teardrop Camper Trailers That Will Make You the Envy of Any Campground

The classic teardrop camper trailer, originating back to the 1930’s has experienced a modern day resurgence in popularity, due to their minimalist impact and ability to be towed by smaller vehicles. Nowadays, there’s all sorts of niche manufacturers designing and building some very innovative teardrop trailers, both on-road as featured…


Backpacking Solar Charger Options for Smartphones and other USB Devices

With all the modern day handheld tech gadgets, I almost never run across backpackers these days without them. Still an issue though, is limited battery storage and weight.  Fortunately, recharging technology has also come a long way. Keep on reading for 4 different backpacking solar chargers that are popular which…


Ultra Lightweight Backpacking Tips

Video Tips for Ultra Lightweight Backpacking Gear Setup Here’s a great video by Will Wood on ultra-lightweight gear setup for your next backpacking trip. Will claims his base gear setup weights just 10 lbs, and the total weight for his pack comes in at 20 lbs, 5 ounces, including 7…


Hiking Pants for Men & Women: Key Features to Look For

Hiking pants for both men and women have a variety of features ranging from zippers just above the knee that allow long pants to be converted to shorts, to small holes in the crotch that improve ventilation. Picking and choosing among these features to suit your own needs is a…