All You Want To Know About Hiking Backpacks

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Most people know from an early age that having a quality backpack can make a difference when it comes to getting around and carrying essential camping equipment. Essential camping equipment like tents, a good camping cookware set, food and water.

A strap that’s starting to come undone at the seams can put a significant amount of stress on a person (both mentally and physically.) For serious backpackers, there’s nothing worse than realizing that a backpack is inadequate about halfway through a trip.

No matter what the store’s return policy is, it won’t help if campers are deep in the woods when their backpack falls to pieces. To avoid this type of distress, keep the following tips in mind. Read more All You Want To Know About Hiking Backpacks

What to Bring When Camping in a Tent

 

Tent campingThere’s nothing quite like a night in a tent – tent camping. The only thing that separates a camper from the stars is the thin sheet of canvas that hovers over them.

While staying in a tent, the sounds of the night forest will become the nighttime lullaby and the warmth of the sun will be the morning alarm. And after waking up in your tent, looking forward to starting that warm campfire and smelling that first cup of steaming coffee from your best camping coffee pot.

However, tent camping is a bit more challenging than other types of camping – or a simple day hike. In order to fully enjoy the tent camping experience, it’s imperative that campers have the right supplies on hand. Read more What to Bring When Camping in a Tent

Packing Hacks for the Ultimate Outdoor Experience While Camping

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When overnight outdoor excursions become stressful, it tends to negate the intention of most campers—to decompress and relax amid the peaceful great outdoors.

Our busy work and family life often cause our stress levels to go way up. To handle the stress, many people turn to gyms, eating out or other things in an effort to reduce their stress. But what many don’t know or need to be reminded of, camping does release stress. Few people would argue that the smell of fresh morning coffee from a campsite coffee pot doesn’t help melt the stress away. 

But why stress over what to bring camping? Follow these tips for packing right for campouts and heed these camping packing hacks. Then you will be on the right path to a much more pleasant experience. Read more Packing Hacks for the Ultimate Outdoor Experience While Camping

Choosing the Best Hiking Boots – A Guide for Adventurers and Explorers

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Outdoor adventures can be a blast, but poor footwear can ultimately make experiencing even the most beautiful scenery a real bummer. Great food, even cooked in the best camping pots, can’t help your outlook if your feet hurt.

Finding shoes for our regular activities is often very difficult. Many people have to have comfortable shoes to walk in or work in. Strong work boots may not be appropriate for hiking! And certainly, dress shoes or high heels won’t work in the rugged outdoors.

Even experienced hikers have likely found themselves submitting to blisters or tired feet because of choosing the wrong hiking boots. Let’s keep hiking fun and comfortable—take a peek at these tips for choosing the best hiking boots. Read more Choosing the Best Hiking Boots – A Guide for Adventurers and Explorers

4 Best Camping and Survival Apps for Your Phone

Camping survival appsWhen we head out into the woods for a camping weekend, we usually think of it as a time to turn off our digital devices and reconnect with nature.

And though many campers are leaving their cell phones at home, there are some great uses for a cell phone while camping. Of course we all know of the maps and the recipes that one can cook in the best camping cookware sets. But there are other applications (Apps) that one can use while camping that will enhance the experience.

App creators now have a wide array of offerings that can help you learn more about the places that you are exploring. Before you head out into the wilderness, consider adding these and other camping and survival apps to your phone. Read more 4 Best Camping and Survival Apps for Your Phone