AEV Conversions Chevy Colorado ZR2 Bison Tray Flatbed Truck

I’m really a fan of the Chevy’s Colorado ZR2.  They finally offered an off-road option beyond the long-running Z71. Front and rear multimatic DSSV shocks, front and rear electronic locking differentials, serious skid plates & rock sliders and a factory lift of almost 2 inches, the Colorado ZR2 makes for…

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Camping in Mount Rainier National Park

Located 54 miles (87 km) outside of Seattle, WA, Mount Rainier National Park has been in existence for over one hundred years. The breathtaking views, a wealth of hiking trails, and an eventful history all make Mount Rainier National Park a world-renowned destination. The mountain itself towers 14,411 feet (close…

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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…


Cap-it Introduces Camping Chair, Tables and Cook Station

Cap-it International Inc., Franchisor of the Cap-it Genuine Truckware™ chain of stores, announces they have partnered with GCI Outdoor® to produce an exclusive line of co-branded camping equipment.  Hot on the heels of Cap-it’s introduction to Kayaks* cap-it.com/press-release-pelican, the Cap-it Adventure™ Camping Equipment compliments the adventure department to further service the…


3 Useful Car Camping Gadgets You May Want to Consider

There are a lot of innovative outdoor gear products that can enhance your car camping experience. Some of it is purely utilitarian. Whatever its origin and eventual fate, new or updated gear is fun to read about and always tempting to own. Here are five pieces of new or improved…


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…



‘Jeep Vader’ the Force is Strong with this Overland JKU Jeep

If you’re into Jeeps and overlanding, this blacked out 2016 JK Unlimited owned by Jeff Young of Alabama will bring you to the Dark Side. As a member of Rocket City Wranglers in Huntsville, AL, Jeff is an avid fly fisherman who often travels out of state. “I quickly realized…


Best Backpacking Water Filter: 4 Water Purification Gadgets

So you’re planning a backpacking trip and need some new gear for water purification. Only one question remains – what’s the best backpacking water filter? There’s quite a few lightweight, effective water filters on the market these days.  Below are some different examples to to choose what best fits your needs: Sawyer Mini Water…