17 Gifts for the New Camper in Your Life

December 15th, 2017

Camping can be a lot of fun, but not if you aren't prepared. Make sure your family and friends who are new to camping don't miss out on these gifts that are sure to help them out on their outdoor adventures. From the basics like a good flashlight to items more fun like walkie-talkies, this list of 17 gifts will prove helpful to any camper. With these items you can be sure ...

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6 Fun and Easy Nature Crafts for Kid Campers

November 21st, 2017
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When most adults think about camping, they associate it with hiking, roasting marshmallows around a campfire, and just experiencing nature. But if you're camping with kids, you know that short legs don't always go well with long hikes and just "hanging out" often results in complaints of boredom. So why not indulge your little one's inner artist and use nature's craft supplies to pass the time outdoors?

Here are six fun nature ...

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3 Must Ride Roads in the Texas Hill Country

November 10th, 2017
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The Texas Hill Country is known far and wide as one of the most popular draws for motorcyclists from among the many scenic highways around the country. Filled with fascinating back roads and plenty of biker-friendly stops along the way, the Texas Hill Country is something to be experienced at least once in a lifetime. If you love to ride, whether in groups or solo, the Texas Hill Country has something for ...

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6 Reasons You Should Try Glamping this Fall

November 6th, 2017
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Most people have tried their hand at tent camping at some point. Some people love it, and others hate it. Either way, we highly recommend you give glamping a try.

Wondering what in the world "glamping" is? Well, essentially glamping is camping without all the hassle. It is, as the name suggests, glamorous camping, and is typically done in a motorhome, travel trailer, or cabin of sorts. Wether you love or hate ...

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10 Reasons Camping is Best During the Fall Season

October 30th, 2017
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Many people believe the beginning of fall marks the end of camping season. Fortunately, a few lucky individuals realize that falltime does not have to mean an end to the camping fun. In fact, it might just be the best season to head out into nature and get in some quality camping time.

If you're wondering why we think this is true, you're not alone. Lucky for you, we've compiled a list ...

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7 Kid-Friendly Hikes in Yosemite National Park and Beyond

October 20th, 2017
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With giant sequoias, granite cliffs, and waterfalls, it's no surprise that Yosemite National Park, and the surrounding areas, have found a spot on so many Americans' bucket lists. This area makes up some of the most stunning landscapes in the country, and millions of people head there every year to camp with their families and make memories that last a lifetime. There's an endless list of activities to do in this area, ...

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7 Fall Inspired Campfire Recipes

October 17th, 2017

Fall camping is an amazing experience. The colors of the leaves make the woods feel more magical than ever, hiking is made more interesting as the animals busy themselves with preparing for winter, and huddling around the campfire is one of the coziest things a person can do on a chilly autumn evening.

Of course, you will need to eat while snuggling around the fire. Fortunately, with fall comes a bounty of ...

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15 Reasons Why People at Campgrounds are the Best

October 3rd, 2017

A campground is a community, and oh what a wild and wonderful community it is! Staying at a campground is not like staying in a hotel; you're much more likely to interact and make new friends. Here are 15 reasons why people at campgrounds are the best!
1. GREAT Storytellers
True and tall tales...folk stories...scary campfire stories...legends of the road...or that funny thing that happened that one time! ...

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25 Best Instagram Accounts to Follow for the Adventurous

August 31st, 2017
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Do you have an appetite for adventure? Would you consider yourself a wanderlust? Maybe your dreams of living life on the edge don't fit into your current life situation. Or your bucket list is writing checks that your salary can't cash. For now you can live vicariously through others by following these 25 Instagram accounts.
1. National Geographic
There's something about National Geographic's travel account that over 18 million people love. Maybe ...

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6 Simple Labor Day Camping Recipes

August 3rd, 2017
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With Summer almost over, Labor Day is one of our last chances to enjoy late sunsets and warm camping nights. It does not matter if you are a seasoned camper or new to the game, planning meals is always a challenge when camping, but this Labor Day try these six easy recipes that have only a few ingredients but create delicious meals and snacks that can be prepared on the grill or ...

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