Why Camping Has Become So Popular Lately

Camping is all the rage right now. This classic outdoor adventure has experienced tremendous growth, especially over the past two years. According to the 2021 North American Camping Report by Kampgrounds, almost 48 million households camped in 2020. Of these, 10.1 million households went camping for the first time in their life in 2020. As … Read more

Complete Guide To Using Tent Stakes Correctly

Have you ever had to chase your completely assembled tent around a campsite or battle it in windy conditions? When you’re setting up your tent, stakes may not seem necessary; after all, your gear and your weight should be enough to keep it in place. These small metal stakes, on the other hand, can have … Read more

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Unforgettable Experience of Alaska Salmon Fishing

The very mention of Alaska and salmon fishing brings up thoughts of grandeur, pristine forest, snowy peaks, and a pole bent double as the line rips through the water. Salmon fishing in Alaska is closer than you think, and it’s even more beautiful than the photos you’ve seen. Check out Prince of Whales Island, near … Read more

Functional Clothing – Hiking Wear For Every Season

Hiking is great fun and an experience in every season. Clear air, pure nature, the physical challenge, snowy mountains in winter, flowering meadows in spring, birds singing in summer, the rustling of golden leaves in autumn. Every season has something different to see and to experience. To have fun and enjoy the weather, the right … Read more

Vegan Outdoor Clothing, Do You Have To Use Synthetics?

By and large, the worldwide clothing industry is responsible for a number of impacts on the environment. If you didn’t know already, it is the second-largest form of pollution in the world – with the first spot taken by none other than the oil industry. In fact, if we talk about carbon emissions, the clothing … Read more

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Holiday Gift Ideas For Outdoorsy Folks

Spending time in nature comes with many physical, mental, and emotional health benefits. So, if you have friends or family who love the outdoors, it would make sense to support their efforts, right? And there’s no better time to do that than when you’re picking out their gifts for the holidays. To make your job … Read more

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Staying Warm and Dry with Natural Fabrics

For most people, hiking represents everything that has to do with reconnecting with nature and the power of being in complete freedom to go where you want to go like our primal ancestors once did. However, while exploring the landscapes we spend our time in, hikers like you and me get to witness firsthand all … Read more

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The Downside Of Synthetic Outdoor Clothing

Being in the great outdoors is a liberating feeling that is hard to match, especially during these pandemic days when the concept of working from home is no longer considered the exception but the rule. Breathing in the fresh air and taking in the sights and sounds of nature while you’re out taking the roads … Read more

Hiking Angel’s Landing – What a hiker needs to know

There are a few places in the Western U.S. that I feel people should visit. Zion National Park is one of those places. Anyone that has ever watched a western or wanted to see the desert, should make their way here. The drive is scenic on its own. No matter what the terrain will change … Read more

Appalachian Fun

Plans are made and the anticipation left to simmer through the week as a climbing trip to the New River Gorge (NRG) becomes a glorious weekend of adventure with friends in a magical place. The week feels like it drags on as you imagine yourself on ridge tops or deep in dark ravines climbing towards … Read more