CAMPING RECIPES 2: How to Prepare Your Own Oatmeal Healthy Quick Meals for Camping
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Why? Can be STORED FOR MONTHS, super LIGHT to carry and super EASY TO DO while camping…Instructions: 1. Add hot water 2. DONE! These recipes were inspired from (http://www.theyummylife.com/Instant_Oatmeal_Packets) but we modified it a bit to make it healthier, raise … Read More

GENERAL TIPS 4: Hiking with Your Pet
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Camping and hiking with a dog can be a lot of fun but there are important things we often don’t think about:   WARN WILD ANIMALS Put a bear bell on your dog while hiking to warn bears and other … Read More

GENERAL TIPS 3: How to build a campfire
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Want to improve your campfire building skills?  Check this infographic!   Same principles can be applied for cooking with a wood burning backpacking stove but in that case forget the fuel, just stick with the tinder and kindling!

PLACES 1: Best hikes to put on your Bucket List
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This list of great hikes from Local Adventurer website is quite international but 7 of them are in the US: Appalachian Trail Grand Canyon Rim-to-Rim Hike Pacific Crest Trail Yosemite Grand Traverse Chilkoot Trail Kalalau Trail Sierra High Route

GENERAL TIPS 2 – Useful knots for outdoors
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It can be useful to know a few good knots while on the outdoors.  It can also impress a few.  There is tons of info online about that, but unless you want to spend time memorizing them and risk having … Read More

GENERAL TIPS 1: Cheap and easy fire starter!
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General Tips 1: For a cheap, easy to make and easy to carry fire starter try cotton pads dipped in wax!   Works great for tarting a campfire or with a wood burning backpacking stove (http://amzn.to/1OdBFlm)

WILD LIFE TIPS 1: Dealing with Snakes
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What are some rules and tips for dealing with snakes while on the trail or camping? Rule 1: Learn what snakes are in your area and which ones are poisonous. How to easily identify and recognize them will not only … Read More

The Ultimate Camping Checklist
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The Ultimate Camping Checklist

CAMPING RECIPES 1: Burrito wrapped in tin foil on campfire!
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Burrito wrapped in tin foil on campfire! Preparing tasty food for the camping trip can make it a lot more enjoyable. Here’s a simple recipe that only requires heating over a campfire or small wood burning stove which has an … Read More