On a crisp, cool morning, watching the first rays of sun cascade down the mountain and then feeling the warm rays hit your cold skin is one of the most enjoyable things about hiking in the great outdoors. The sun warms you up, boosts your spirits and gives you direction. But, those welcoming rays of […]

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A vacation spent camping can be fun for the whole family – but only if you take the appropriate supplies when you go. Though setting up the tent is sometimes difficult, it is not the hardest part of spending time outdoors and away from the comforts of home. Every backpacking trip begins with a plan […]

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Except for taking in the great wilderness, sleeping in a tent or simply sitting around the fire enjoying the night nature scenery, cooking delicious meals happen to be one of the most amusing and enjoying parts of any camper. Therefore, today, we’re bringing you some basic tips on how to cook delicious meals while camping. […]

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There’s nothing quite like going out for a hike to melt away your stress while getting in some solid exercise. That being said, hiking can be quite expensive for enthusiasts, which can cause the very stress you seek to get rid of while out on the hiking trails. Just like there are tips from local […]

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When seeking a peaceful and relaxing holiday, a fishing trip may be the answer. From exotic locations worldwide to beautiful camping and streams, a fishing holiday can be customized to meet individual tastes and preferences. Still, planning such a getaway is exciting as well as a bit overwhelming. But when fishing is not something that […]

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You’re tired of planning another beach getaway, then heed your adventurous spirit by planning the most amazing hiking trail. North America has everything you need, from jagged cliffs to snow capped peaks, verdant forests and towering volcanoes. They’re all calling your name and there’s no better way to spend your holidays than grabbing your boots […]

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Looking for that perfect birthday gift for your outdoor adventure junkie and not sure what to get them? Look no further as Cairn subscription boxes take the guess work out a perfect gift. This monthly subscription service will send a box of curated outdoor gear directly to your outdoor enthusiast every month. Filled with great […]

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When you are going camping, one of the most important items you will take with you is your tent. The tent will be your home while you are camping, so you want to make sure that it is as comfortable as possible. The best way to ensure this is to go to camping stores and […]

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Summer is nearly over, but that doesn’t mean that you should pack up the tents and sleeping bags just yet. End of summer camping trips are a fantastic way to wrap up the warmer months, but the dry end of summer weather also makes it more dangerous to set up a cooking fire at your […]

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The total amount of time for someone traveling from let’s say Los Angeles to Sydney is 14 hours- meaning 14 ‘wholesome’ hours of screaming children, whiny elderlies, and leg-pulling cramped conditions. Fourteen hours spent listening to the rusty whirring of the airplane engine, all, of course, served with the inevitable jet lag, waiting for you […]

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It seems innocent enough, heading out to your local state or national park for a day of hiking. You’re sure to grab trail snacks, fill water bottles and dress comfortably. You probably glance at the weather, too, to make sure you’ll be outside in the best conditions. But a glance is simply not enough to […]

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How to keep mosquitoes away while camping? We’ve collected remedies and methods, some of which have been around since your grandparents while others are courtesy of folks to think outside the repellent. Read this list twice if you’re a frequent target. Memorize it if mosquitoes seem to have your number on speed dial. Those smelly […]

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“I found a great house on a corner lot!” These enthusiastic words came from my wife, the landscape fanatic. I knew our search for a house was over. A corner lot meant more land, and more land meant more trees. This neglected little house on a big lot had only 2 trees – and one […]

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The War Against Mosquitoes: Take No Prisoners! It was bound to happen: The American Mosquito Control Association must have gotten fed up with endless bad press mosquitoes have received over time, so they added a Fun Facts page to their website. Mosquitoes and fun? As the Robot in the film “Lost in Space” and characters […]

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Though some of you may decry the idea of working while camping, it’s worth noting that for many freelancers and modern professionals, camping and working aren’t an either/or proposition. It’s something that they can do at the same time – so long as they do a little bit of planning ahead of time. If you’re […]

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Now that summer is here, many of us are thinking about booking up trips and holidays. While some will be heading to the seaside or to bustling city destinations, others are looking for something more adventurous such as a hiking trip. This type of vacation is a great way to enjoy the fresh air during […]

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I have a guilty secret to share with you: I hate tents. There, I’ve said it. My kudos as a trekker and lover of the outdoors may never recover but I can no longer live with the lie, the pretence, that camping in a tent is fun. Sleeping is one of life’s great pleasures, but […]

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