Who doesn’t love the campfire favorite, S’mores? For a second, think back to when we were kids. Those vivid memories of roasting marshmallows to our own version of perfection. Then, sliding the gooey marshmallow off the stick and sandwiching them between a chocolate bar and two graham crackers. They were awesome, weren’t they?
Kayaking has become quite popular in recent years. Kayakers of all ages have taken to paddle the lakes, rivers and even the ocean. While kayaking is a fun outdoor activity and great exercise, that fun can quickly turn into disaster if you’re not prepared or don’t practice simple kayak safety. Continue reading “Top 13 Kayak Safety Tips That Can Save Your Life”
There’s nothing better than food made over the campfire! What better than to make your own hot pockets in a pie iron! Also known as mountain pies, pudgy pies, hot pockets, toaster strudel, hobo pies and campfire pies, these easy-to-make delights have one thing in common. They all are made in a campfire pie iron.
It’s hard not to notice the influx of bicycle riders out there now. People of all ages have turned to regular bikes and ebikes as their form of outdoor recreation as well as exercise. However, one thing that’s seriously lacking is bicycle safety awareness. So, here’s the straight scoop on how to ride a bicycle safely on bike trails, sidewalks and the road.
Are you an adventurous woman who loves to RV or camp but your husband or significant other doesn’t? Or, perhaps you’re a solo female RVer or camper who would to meet other women on the road? We’ve found these amazing RV and camping clubs for women only that organize meetups and embrace the outdoors, camping and RV lifestyle; all while empowering each other.
Does your cooler smell like something died in it? And, what is that black mold growing in it anyway? Does your ice chest make you turn up your nose at those awful odors permeating from your last camping trip? If you think that regular dishwashing soap will get rid of that nasty stench and what’s causing those pungent odors in your cooler, think again!
Bug sprays are essential to enjoying the outdoors; especially where there’s a high mosquito population. But, have you ever wondered what’s actually in those bug sprays and insect repellents that keep mosquitos, flies, fleas and ticks from harming us by transmitting deadly diseases? And, are you concerned about how those insect repellent ingredients can affect your health after exposure as well as the environment? We’ll answer all those questions right here.
DEET-free bug spray Insect repellents and bug sprays don’t have to be chocked full of toxic chemicals, smell bad and leave you feeling sticky or greasy to deflect even the toughest blood-sucking mosquitos and stinging insects. There are healthier, natural ways to prevent mosquito bites and insect stings without the icky noxious bug sprays and wipes!
Coolers and ice chests are probably the most important piece of all of your camping gear. But with so many ice chests on the market, where does one start to find an efficient yet affordable cooler for tailgating or camping adventure?
Camping in bear country doesn’t have to be scary as long as you understand bear behavior. But, before setting out on your camping trip, know that there are some important bear safety rules you need to know to keep you and your family safe.