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Thru Hiking

In 2005 I found myself lacing my boots, shouldering my pack, and heading out to Smoky Mountain National Park to hike a sixty-mile segment of the famous Appalachian Trail. Nestled in the border between North Carolina and Tennessee, the Smokies provide a very scenic, but very small segment of this…

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Seven Affordable Teardrop Trailer Brands Under $7,000

If you’re not already familiar with today’s selection of teardrop trailers, there’s alot of manufacturers that have taken teardrop design and function to a whole other level. However if you are familiar, you’ve probably seen that many of these teardrop trailers can come with a stout price tag of $10K,…

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2015 Pop Up Tent Trailers

Over the years, I’ve been able to experience camping over a broad spectrum – ranging from just the basic essentials on my back, to camping in a lavish RV. To me, it seems a popup trailer is an ideal setup for a family or whomever else might be looking to…


How to Build a Smokeless Campfire

This is a great backpacking tip! John from IntenseAngler shows us his version of how to build a smokeless campfire. There is nothing worse than smoke in your face, or the smoke following you around when you’re just trying to relax and enjoy the warm campfire. As we all know, there are…



How to Choose a Suitable Day Hike

Hiking in the outdoors can be a healthy and rewarding experience. If you’re just starting out though, or even if you’re a seasoned veteran, you might want to consider some of these ways to maximize your time outside. Decide Why You’re Hiking in the First Place Are you training for…


LuminAID Solar, Inflatable Light

There are so many things cool about the LuminAID solar light it’s hard to know where to begin, but let’s start with who made it. Designed by Andrea Sreshta and Anna Stark, co-founders of LuminAID Lab, the LuminAID solar light is inflatable and looks like a glowing pillow. The simplistic…


Small Tent Trailers – Lightweight Tent Trailers for Camping

Small tent trailers are lightweight and easy to set up, usually by one person. They enable the outdoors person who may not be interested in backpacking to enjoy more remote areas that are not accessible to larger campers or trailers. These small trailers, some weighing as little as 265 pounds, can…


How to Treat a Foot Blister

Outside of getting lost, there aren’t too many mundane things that can impact your hike as negatively as getting a blister. Depending on how many foot blisters you have, and their sizes, it may mean the end of your trek. In a previous article we talked about how to prevent…


Seven Affordable Teardrop Trailer Brands Under $7,000

If you’re not already familiar with today’s selection of teardrop trailers, there’s alot of manufacturers that have taken teardrop design and function to a whole other level. However if you are familiar, you’ve probably seen that many of these teardrop trailers can come with a stout price tag of $10K,…