How to Dress for Summer Camping

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To make the most of a few days at camp the right clothing is essential. You probably already have everything you need, but I have put together a few tips to help you plan even if camping is something that is a new experience for you.  Some basic principles are your guide: layers, the right … Read more

42 Must-Know Deer Hunting Tips

Deer hunting to some is not just a means of getting venison for their family. To some deer hunting is seen as a sport, and the trophy is the mounted head of the kill. For a new hunter, the skill can be a challenge to develop, especially if there isn’t a mentor to teach it … Read more

How to Choose Hiking Clothes

Hiking clothes can be categorized into several different categories – base layers, insulating layers and hard-shells or wind-breakers. By combining these layers, you will be able to fine-tune your clothing performance for any activity, weather conditions and duration of the trip. In this article I will be discussing some of the most essential types of … Read more

How to Keep Dry in the Outdoors

Staying dry and keeping your gear dry is one of survival strategies, when in the backcountry, especially in cold months, high exposure or mountains. Wet clothes rarely provide any insulation and often even drain your body’s heat, depending on the materials. In this article I will discuss the main strategies how to keep yourself and … Read more

How to Set Up a Camping Hammock

Why hammocks? What is the big deal about hammocks you say? Is this just a gimmick that those people that just have to stand out are into, or are there real advantages? Comfort – Hammocks can be great, once you learn what hang works for you. It is an art not a science, and some people … Read more