Get Rid of Mosquitoes and Other Bugs While Camping

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One of the most annoying things while camping is the presence of insects, bugs and pests.  Dealing with them can be tricky unless you know what will really work.  Try these camping hacks next time you go camping to help …

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How to Stay Warm in a Tent

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It’s that time of year when snow is falling and the air is crisp and cold. Some might say this is the perfect time to go camping, build a fire, and enjoy the weather. However, if you have ever been …

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Cold Weather Camping Tips – When Winter Hits

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Camping in cold weather can be invigorating and fun.  I personally enjoy escaping the heat of summer and jumping in to fall and winter.  I mean what’s better than a chilly night around the campfire? As the temperature starts to …

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Transporting Eggs to the Campsite

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What is the Best Way to Transport Eggs to the Campsite? Bacon and eggs sizzling in a cast iron pan over the campfire is one of the best ways to start your morning while camping.  But how do you transport …

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Camping in the Heat

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While most of us have become accustomed to life in the A/C… there are times when such luxury is not available… camping and hiking for example.  So how do you beat the heat and stay cool when enjoying the outdoors …

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Camping Checklist

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Be sure you bring exactly what you need the next time you go camping. Having a camping gear checklist can keep you on track to a enjoying the great outdoors. Shelter ___Tent ___Front door mat or blanket ___Rain Tarp ___Tent …

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The Importance of Meal Planning

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Knowing what you will be eating and preparing while at the campsite is just as important as planning what gear you will be bringing. Having a planned meal schedule will help you make sure you have accounted for every meal …

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Firestarters that work

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What are some of the best ways to start a fire? Try some of these tested firestarter techniques and never be without a campfire again! 1.  Dixie cup filled with dryer lint and wax. 2. Paraffin soaked cardboard – cut …

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