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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…

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Luxury RV Camping

If minimalist backpacking is on one side of the spectrum, these Luxury Class RV’s are on the complete opposite side! These Luxury RV Camping vehicles come with amenities and furnishings fancier than most homes. These RV’s are simply rolling yachts that would make an unforgettable luxury adventure for anyone, even…


Layering Basics For Winter Hiking

“Layering” is a strategy for dressing for all types of outdoor activity in all seasons of the year. The idea is to stay comfortable by keeping your body as close to a constant temperature as possible. If you understand layering basics for winter hiking, you’ll be able to apply the…


Winter Camping Gear – Here’s What You Need for Four Season Camping

Being outdoors in winter brings its own special pleasures. The quiet and solitude of the backcountry is palpable. The natural environment is more personal. Writer Alan Kesselhelm captured it in his description of the experience of skiing across his native Montana countryside. I ski toward the mountains in the gray…


The Best Outdoor Apps for Your Smartphone

Use your smartphone to identity the names of trees using a photo of a leaf. Don’t just watch birds, listen to them sing. Show you kids the stars and constellations in the night sky on your next camping trip. Create your own hiking trail and share it with friends and…


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…


Hard and Soft Shell Roof Rack Tents – Options for Your Vehicle

One of the latest camping trends you may have recently started seeing is a roof rack tent.  If you haven’t yet seen one, they’re a bit inconspicuous when packed away. Folded up, they’re about the size of a square mattress sitting on a roof rack. When opened up they’re unmistakable, with a ladder ascending to…


How to Hang a Bear Bag PCT Style

If you have been looking for a better way to hang your food while backpacking, well here it is. In this video Joe Brewer teaches you how to hang a bear bag PCT Style (in case you are wondering, PCT stands for “Pacific Crest Trail”). The items needed to hang…


Camping Tents With Separate Rooms

Camping tents with separate rooms are the ideal style tent for family camping or camping with friends. Kids can have their own room. A separate tent room can be set up for dining or games in inclement weather. Tents with more than one room give you the capability of better…