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How to Safely and Thoroughly Clean a Camping Stove
How to Safely and Thoroughly Clean a Camping Stove

Camping is a great pastime and there are lots of people who love the taste of a meal that has been cooked in the great outdoors. At the same time, one of the reasons why this food always tastes so good is that it has been made on a camping stove that has heated the...

Jan 22, 2021
How to Thoroughly Clean Coffee Makers During a Camping Trip
How to Thoroughly Clean Coffee Makers During a Camping Trip

When you’re finished brewing the perfect cup of coffee, you need to clean your coffee maker. Nobody wants to give up their coffee when they go on a camping trip. However, without access to a full kitchen, it can be hard to thoroughly clean your camping kitchen equipment, especially if it’s a strange shape like...

Jan 22, 2021
The Science Behind the Cast Iron Seasoning Process
The Science Behind the Cast Iron Seasoning Process

A cast-iron pan is one of the cornerstones of the kitchen; however, before you can break out your cast iron cookbook, you need to take care of your cast iron in a way called “seasoning”. If you’ve been eyeing a new skillet or already have one, you need to know how to take care of...

Feb 10, 2021
Sunburn Safety: How to Protect Yourself From Skin Damage and Practice Sun Safety
Sunburn Safety: How to Protect Yourself From Skin Damage and Practice Sun Safety

As an avid camper and lover of everything outdoors, you must protect yourself from the elements. While most people are well-aware of packing the right camping gear for extended excursions and ensuring that they have the right shoes, mosquito repellent, and apparel, not much emphasis is made on sun protection. From the looming mountains in...

Jan 22, 2021
What Types of Camping Chairs Can You Choose From?
What Types of Camping Chairs Can You Choose From?

There are a lot of things that you should take camping, but you should make sure that you’re comfortable as well as prepared, and this starts with choosing the right camping chairs for seating. If you are looking for a comfortable camping experience, you need to find the seating option for your specific needs. With...

Jan 22, 2021
How Do You Treat Burns While Camping?
How Do You Treat Burns While Camping?

One of the facets of camping that people most often look forward to is having fun around the campfire. From gathering and preparing the firewood to helping the flames grow, campfires are a lot of fun for everyone. However, campfires are one of the biggest summer camping dangers. Before going camping, everyone should make sure...

Jan 22, 2021
How to Properly Clean a Hydration Reservoir While Outdoors
How to Properly Clean a Hydration Reservoir While Outdoors

Securing a source of water must always be a priority for campers in order to stay hydrated outdoors. Plastic water bottles sold in supermarkets can serve as a reliable source of potable water, but there are concerns with them as well. Namely, campers will likely need more than just one plastic water bottle to address...

Jan 22, 2021
How to Set Up a Bear Hang While Camping
How to Set Up a Bear Hang While Camping

If you’ve looked into camping in bear country, you’ve probably heard about bear hangs, also called bear bags. Bears have an excellent sense of smell, and they are attracted to food that campers take with them on overnight trips. Bears are also attracted to scented products like lotions and soaps. Many bears in popular camping...

Jan 22, 2021
Everything You Need to Know About Reading a Map
Everything You Need to Know About Reading a Map

In the age of GPS and 24/7 internet access, map reading is a dying art. While bulky key maps used to be a staple in every vehicle, most people born in the age of the Internet don’t know how to use them. Due to the rapid rise of satellite navigation, a survey found that 1...

Jan 23, 2021
How to Safely Remove RV Wastewater After Camping
How to Safely Remove RV Wastewater After Camping

Everybody who has gone camping with an RV knows at some point the waste tank on the vehicle needs to be emptied. However, even if it may just be wastewater and nothing else, that doesn’t mean the camper or traveler can just drain that tank anywhere. If you want to abide by the Leave No...

Jan 14, 2021
Proper Alcohol Stove Safety and Care While Camping
Proper Alcohol Stove Safety and Care While Camping

From solar camp stoves and camping wood stoves, to butane stoves and car camping stoves, there are many different camping stoves to choose from. One stove in particular that people might not know much about is an alcohol stove, which is a stove that uses alcohol as a fuel source. Alcohol is flammable and dangerous,...

Feb 10, 2021
How to Clean and Prep a Fish to Debone and Fillet
How to Clean and Prep a Fish to Debone and Fillet

Unlike other forms of food, fish has always needed multiple steps regarding preparation and proper eating. No matter the type of fishing rod or color of fishing line you’re using or the type of fishing you’re doing (anywhere from ice fishing to fly fishing), all fish need to be prepared the same way. This is...

Jan 23, 2021
Essential Spices to Bring on a Camping Trip
Essential Spices to Bring on a Camping Trip

When people go camping, one of the activities they most look forward to is eating. Whether they are keto camping, vegan camping, or foraging for food in the wilderness, this is an opportunity to enjoy time with family members and friends, relax underneath the stars, and savor the outdoors in all its glory. At the...

Jan 23, 2021
How to Pack Efficiently for Your Next Vacation
How to Pack Efficiently for Your Next Vacation

Whether you’re packing for a trip to Grandma’s, a trip to Paris, or looking for the best campsite for your camping trip, it can be difficult to separate what you need from what you “might” need (but probably won’t actually use). Especially if you’re flying, each bag or additional pound adds to the cost of...

Jan 23, 2021
How to Avoid Bears While Hiking on the Trails
How to Avoid Bears While Hiking on the Trails

From the fresh air to the amazing sights and sounds, hiking can be a very rewarding experience. However, it’s important to know that while you may feel like the only thing in the world while you’re hiking, other animals call nature home—and some of them can be very dangerous. When we think of wild animals...

Jan 14, 2021
How to Safely Build a Campfire
How to Safely Build a Campfire

Many people feel a primal connection between fire and the human species. During ancient times, people relied on fire for both warmth and protection in addition to acting as a light source during the dead of night. Now, fire is not exactly essential for human existence; however, fire is still important when people go camping....

Jan 23, 2021
How Do You Properly Clean a Cooking Grill?
How Do You Properly Clean a Cooking Grill?

While most people love the taste of food that has come fresh off their camping grill, few people look forward to the cleaning process. While it is tempting for everyone to let the grill sit until it is used the next time, it is very important to clean the grill quickly after use. When it...

Jan 23, 2021