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5 Tips for Backcountry Camping – Water, Weather & Wildlife Challenges!
Backcountry camping is a fantastic way to get a lot closer to nature. However, there are a few key challenges to backcountry camping that you might want to consider. The three primary challenges to backcountry...
Camping carabiner
5 Practical Ways to Use a Carabiner While Camping [Hacks & Tips]
Just like any piece of equipment in your backpack, a carabiner is an incredibly useful tool in your arsenal while camping or in the outdoors. So, here are 5 super practical ways I’ve used carabiners...
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What the Heck is Bivouacking? - Ultralight Shelters Explained [Bivy Sack]
Chance are you’ve heard about “bivouacking” and a “bivy sack” but don’t really know what it’s all about. Well, truthfully, I never knew what bivouacking or a bivy bag was either until recently....
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How to Make Water Safe to Drink for Camping - Lakes, Rivers, Streams
It’s critical that access to and consumption of safe drinking water is included when planning any camping trip. This is especially true when camping in the backcountry. Sources of water such as rivers,...
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Is It Safe to Start a Fire Under a Tarp? Major Hazards & Setup Tips
In some situations, either due to extreme weather or during an emergency, the only way to start and sustain a fire is by keeping it protected under a tarp. However, if not set up correctly, the heat, smoke...
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4 Ways to Charge Electronic Devices While Camping - Phones, Laptops!
Keeping electronics powered and fully charged while camping isn’t difficult… if you have the right gear! However, depending on the type of camping you’re doing and the duration, some power options makes...