Posts Tagged ‘camping’

3 Fun Winter Camping Activities

February 3rd, 2017
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With winter comes a whole slew of exciting activities. From sledding to ice skating, there is truly something for everyone to enjoy during the cold season. Many people use the winter as a fun time to go camping! If you are considering a winter camping trip, you may be wondering what on earth people do when camping in such chilly weather. Swimming is definitely out of the question, and fishing on a ...

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11 Great Reasons Why you should visit Yosemite National Park

October 28th, 2016
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If you have never been to Yosemite National Park, in California's Sierra Madres you are missing the experience of a lifetime. There are 1,169 square miles of parkland to explore. President Abraham Lincoln, signed the Yosemite Grant, giving Yosemite Valley and Mariposa Grove to the state of California in August 1864. It became Yosemite National Park in 1890. Here are 11 great reasons why you should visit Yosemite National Park.
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7 Ways to Use Nature to Cook Your Meals

September 28th, 2016
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Camping is a great way to enjoy spending time in nature, and you don't want to be carrying lots of stuff with you. So why not take full advantage of your beautiful surroundings and let the natural world provide what you need to prepare your meals? Check out these 7 ways to use nature to cook your meals.
1. Plank Cooking
Plank cooking is a great way to cook meats over an ...

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9 On-the-go Camping Meals That Take 10 Minutes to Make

August 12th, 2016
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If there's one thing camping should be, it's simple. Nothing can complicate a trip more than deciding what to eat and then cooking it. Never fear, we've put together a list of 9 on-the-go camping meals that take 10 minutes to make.
1. Walking tacos
One of the best things about tacos is that they can be customized so that literally everyone enjoys them. To make walking tacos, you'll just need a ...

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9 Reasons Camping is Beneficial to Your Health

April 19th, 2016
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Summer is the time for family vacations, fishing, hiking, and campfires. Camping is an ideal way of accomplishing all of these fun and exciting activities all-in-one. Campgrounds provide an array of activities to do while camping such as swimming, sports, hiking, and other kinds of family fun. Yet, what you may not realize is that camping is much more than just a great way to spend time as a family, it is ...

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17 Inspirational Camping Quotes That You Should Know

January 25th, 2016
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There's nothing like a good old fashioned inspirational quote to get you excited about your next adventures outdoors. We've compiled a list of our favorite quotes to get you in the camping mindset. Enjoy!
1. "Time Camping isn't time spent, it's invested."
 

 
2. "Away is a place where it's not about the money you spend.It's about the moments you share."
 

3. "Hike more, worry less."

4. "Oh darling, ...

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Watermelon Recipes

May 23rd, 2013

It's National Watermelon Day! Nothing is better than fresh fruit on a hot summer day, and watermelon is something everyone can enjoy! Check out this list of some of the best watermelon recipes around! From cool and refreshing drinks to a colorful and tangy salsa, there is something here for everyone to enjoy!

 
1. Watermelon Pops

Watermelon wedgesWhat you'll need:

Flavored salts
Freshly ground pepper
Local honey
Fresh lime juice
Ground ...

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