camping

Camping Checklist
Universal Camping Checklist - Everything You Need to Bring!
Having a complete camping checklist before leaving on a trip is absolutely essential. Checklists can help new and intermediate campers remember, collect and bring the right equipment. Personally, I always...
camp fire in the rain
How to Start a Fire in the Rain – Pro-Tips & Instructions
Starting a camp fire in the rain can be extremely challenging. You can end up spending far too much time and precious energy in a futile attempt. Personally, during my first few camping trips, even the...
Butane Camp Stove
How to Use a Butane Camp Stove – Practical Tips & Tricks
A butane camp stove is one of the best ways to cook while camping. There’s no need to fuss with complicated fuel lines or fuel pressure. Just pop in a butane canister, push a lever to lock it in place,...
Tent Footprint
Why You Need a Tent Footprint for Camping – Benefits, Instructions & Tips
A tent can be the most expensive piece of camping equipment you buy and use. So, you should always try your best to keep your tent from being damaged. Whether on purpose or by accident, setting up a tent...
Campfire wood burning garbage
How Much Firewood Is (Actually) Needed For Camping? A Helpful Guide!
When I think of camping, I think of cooking hotdogs and roasting marshmallows around a crackling campfire. For me, and many others, a campfire is a quintessential part of the camping experience. And, to...
Tarp Set Up
How to Properly Set Up a Tarp for Rain or Shade [Over a Picnic Table]
Depending on the weather, most campsites require a tarp to be set up, either for protect from the rain or shelter from the sun. However, setting up a tarp can be tricky. It can be particularly difficult...