Did you know that tents are not just for sleeping and camping? Portable gazebos, canopies and camping tents are intended to be a shelter for humans to protect them from inclement weather and privacy. These different kinds of tents and their uses are great living spaces for RVs, overlanding, truck camping and even van life! But, there are several other ways to use a tent whether it’s for camping, on the beach or even at home in your backyard, on your patio or near the pool.
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Many dog owners feel that when they’re hiking or camping, their dog should enjoy their freedom to roam, explore and work off their rambunctiousness. However, when you properly leash your dog outdoors, you are essentially helping to mitigate dangerous situations. But also, effective leashing helps prevent legal consequences should your pet act inappropriately in the backcountry, on the trail, at a campground and even at home.
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Trying to start a campfire from nothing can be quite a challenge. However, with a few ingredients, you can make super easy DIY fire starters for little to no expense. The kids will love making them and later, you’ll all be roasting marshmallows over the campfire they started. The best part is most of the ingredients to make a fire starter are things you can recycle right from your home or RV.
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Cold weather camping and knowing how to stay warm in a tent is not just about comfort and enjoyment. But also, staying warm and dry is important for your health and well being. These cold weather camping tips will help keep you safe, warm and dry while you’re relaxing or sleeping on your winter camping trip.
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If you have a special person on your holiday gift list that loves the outdoors and or camping? This awesome compilation of camping gift ideas takes the work out of finding the perfect gift for your camper, van life or outdoor enthusiast!
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Truck bed tent camping is taking sleeping outdoors to new heights and safer ways to camp outdoors! It’s a great way to take your pickup truck off road and off the grid without having to fork out thousands of dollars for elaborate overlanding setups or an expensive truck camper.
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Since the pandemic, there’s been a massive uptick in people recreating outdoors. However, due to the inexperience of those newer adventurers, there’s also been a huge disconnect in how we should respect the environment, wildlife and each other. Thus, this serves as a reminder of how we all should recreate responsibly.
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There’s a dirty little secret abounding in campgrounds and RV parks all across America! Rumors are flying that pink flamingos or an upside down pineapple are some secret code that some campers use to show a different kind of hospitality. But does that mean that Grandma’s tacky pink flamingos and pineapple garden flag mean she’s one of them? How could something so innocent as retro pink mingos or spikey tropical fruit turn into something risque?
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When it comes to camp chairs, size matters! Why skimp on a puny camp chair that’s oftentimes uncomfortable after only 5 minutes of sitting. Oversized camp chairs are super comfortable to snuggle with your blanket and pillow. Some are even big enough to cuddle your pet or a child in front of the campfire or under starlight! What’s great is these extra large chairs can hold a substantial amount of weight.
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To operate a successful campground, campground owners and managers need to give what campers want. These campground owner tips will provide insight on how to get Campers and RVers to not only stay at your campground or RV park but to get great reviews for others to follow.
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