Black Star Canyon: The Trail With A Bloody History

Black Star Canyon: The Trail With A Bloody History

Blessed are the curious, for they shall have adventures – Lovelle Drachman Curiosity – it is the driving force that pushes us to go out and explore the vast world around us. It is what draws us into places that are full of rich stories and ancient folklore. On such a beautiful world rests a very special destination … Read more

Visit White Horse Lake Campground: Getaway For Fishing And Fun!

White Horse Lake Campground: An Easy Getaway For Fishing And Fun!

Arizona, 86046 – home of the Kaibab National Forest and the highly popular White Horse Lake Campground, where campers and anglers gather together to let loose and enjoy the peace and quiet of nature. If there’s something my husband enjoys doing with his sons, it’s fishing. Every time we get the chance to head out to … Read more

Crystal Cove Hike: Your Next Great Adventure In 2021

Crystal Cove Hike: Your Next Great Adventure In 2021

We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm, and adventure.There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open. – Jawaharlal Nehru Every day, our lives seem to be stuck on routines – walking up, going to work, coming home, cooking, … Read more

4 Quick And Easy Steps To Make A DIY Sleeping Bag Liner

4 Quick And Easy Steps To Make A Diy Sleeping Bag Liner

Going out into the great outdoors is an incredible experience. Nothing beats the feeling of curling up inside your Sleeping bag, laying down close to the earth and looking up at a starry night sky. But sometimes our sleeping bags aren’t warm enough that we end up freezing cold at night. Other times, we get dirty from hiking, … Read more

Find A Hole In An Air Mattress In 5 Simple Steps

How To Find A Hole In An Air Mattress In 5 Simple Steps

Air mattresses are a great camping accessory for those who want to experience camping fun but aren’t keen on sleeping on the hard ground. Keep in mind that air mattresses really do lose some air by themselves over time. Sometimes cold air contracts inside the mattress and makes it softer. However, air mattresses shouldn’t lose nearly … Read more

How To Make A Diy Tarp Tent (Easy Guide)

How To Make A Diy Tarp Tent

Are you planning on going ultralight for your next camping trip? Well, it might be time to ditch that big tent of yours and go for a DIY tarp tent instead. My husband and I tried out the tarp tent years ago before we had our sons when we decided to go on an ultralight, multi-day hike. It’s … Read more

How to Wash A Down Sleeping Bag (5 Surefire Tricks)

How to Wash A Down Sleeping Bag (5 Surefire Tricks)

Your sleeping bags are camping essentials. You’ll sit on them, lie down on them, and sleep in them throughout your camping trip. It’s like a home unto itself! And like your home, your sleeping bag needs some periodic cleaning. Often, if you treat your sleeping bag right, it will only ever need minor spot-cleaning. Spot-cleaning … Read more

How To Make A Hammock Whoopie Sling With Simple Tools

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Hammock camping is a great way to enjoy and experience nature. Usually, when you think of camping, you visualize a tent and a sleeping bag. But if you’re looking for a new and different kind of experience, you can try a hammock. Although hammocks can be quite a tricky thing to set up, oftentimes, they need practice along with the … Read more

10 Simple Tips for Staying Fit While Traveling

10 Simple Tips for Staying Fit While Traveling

I’d be lying if I said it were easy for me to stay in shape when I travel. Whether I’m traveling for work or jetting off to another country for pleasure, adapting healthy practices to stay fit can be a struggle. There are times when I feel unmotivated, circumstances that make it near impossible to … Read more

10 Common Hiking Myths That Need to be Put to Rest

10 Common Hiking Myths That Need to be Put to Rest

There’s a plethora of information on hiking available. We read about it in books, blogs, news stories. Yet there are a number of common myths that are often associated with hiking—myths that could use some debunking. So let’s set the record and put these fallacies to rest once and for all. Here we dispel 10 … Read more

11 Backpacking Essentials For Multi-day Adventures

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You’ve made the big commitment and will be embarking on your first multi-day backpacking adventure. You took care of the hardest step, deciding to go, now it is time to get your backpacking essentials in order. You may have a closet full of gear, but are lacking an understanding on the basics of backpacking—what is … Read more

How to Build a Campfire (The Perfect Way!)

How to Build Campfire (The Perfect Way!)

So, building a campfire? Let’s just gather some wood and put it on fire. Sounds easy, right? Wrong! Building a campfire is not as simple as gathering a few logs of wood, bunching them together, and igniting firewood underneath it. There’s a lot of planning and even more effort needed to make a fire. If … Read more

Hiking with Your Dog: A Practical Guide

Hiking with Dogs: A Practical Guide

Hiking is a remarkable way to enjoy nature and reconnect with your surroundings. Want to know how you can make it better? Let your furry friends tag along! ‘A dog being a man’s best friend’ holds for when you are on a hiking trail as well. If you haven’t considered this idea before, it is … Read more

The Essential Guide to Camping With Kids

Camping With Kids: Essential Guide

Camping is a wonderful way to get away from the hustle and bustle of city life and enjoy the serene offerings of nature. Unless you’re with kids. Not that we have anything against kids. We adore kids. However, kids on a camping trip can be as horrifying as it sounds, at least if you’re not … Read more

Beginners Guide to Backpacking

Backpacking for Beginners - A Definitive Guide

In today’s post, we are going to talk about an excellent way to take a break from the general monotony: Backpacking! If there is one thing that you need to check off your bucket list right away, backpacking needs to be it. It exposes you to the incredible outdoors, making for a memorable time. The … Read more