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Dena Haines

Dena Haines is a co-founder and blogger on GudGear - and is working to make it the best resource for outside gear. She also blogs about travel at Storyteller.Travel and photography at Click Like This. Dena is partner at Storyteller Media, a publishing company she started with her husband, Bryan.

Kings Canyon Camping Guide: 6 Campgrounds, 5 Hikes, Weather

Heading on a camping trip to Kings Canyon National Park? In this post, you’ll learn about Kings Canyon camping, including hiking, weather, attractions, and the best campgrounds. Plus photos, videos and resources. Kings Canyon Camping: Visitors Guide 6 Kings Canyon Campgrounds Kings Canyon National Park is one of the oldest national parks established by the …

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Assateague Island Camping Guide: 8 Campgrounds, 9 Hikes, Attractions

Planning a camping trip to Assateague Island? In this epic guide, you’ll learn about Assateague Island camping, hiking, campgrounds, attractions, weather, when to visit, and much more. Plus, lots of photos and videos of Assateague Island. Assateague Island Camping (Visitors Guide) Assateague Islands is a barrier island located off the east coast of the Delmarva …

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41 Best GoPro Accessories in 2021: Vlogging Gear for Hikers and Explorers

Planning on shooting some GoPro footage on your next adventure? In this post, you’ll learn about the best GoPro accessories in 2021 – for outdoor adventurers, vloggers, and hikers. They include underwater, POV mounts, vlogging gear, selfie sticks, remotes, gimbals, and more. 41 Best GoPro Accessories in 2021 Though you might watch videos on YouTube …

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Yosemite Camping Visitors Guide: 13 Campgrounds, 5 Hikes, Attractions

Planning a camping trip to Yosemite National Park? In this huge guide, you’ll learn about Yosemite camping, attractions, campgrounds, hiking, when to visit, weather, and much more. Plus, lots of photos and videos. Yosemite Camping (Visitors Guide) Guide to 13 Yosemite Campgrounds Yosemite is a great place to visit, especially for campers. You have the …

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12 Best GoPro Backpacks and Mounts for Hikers and Vloggers

Heading out on an adventure? Here are the best GoPro backpacks and backpack mounts to film your adventure. Perfect for vlogging, this gear makes shooting easier. Plus, 8 factors to consider when choosing. Best GoPro Backpacks and Mounts With your new GoPro, you can now take videos of all your adventures. You can shoot everything …

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12 Best Camping Cookware Sets in 2021 (Campers Guide)

Cooking outdoors requires the right heat source and the correct cookware. In this guide, you’ll learn how to choose the best camping cookware of 2021 for your trip (6 factors). I also include cooking tips, accessories, and safety gear. Best Camping Cookware in 2021 You’re about to go on a hiking adventure. So, how much …

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35 Winter Camping Tips: Sub-Zero But Safe, Warm, and Cozy

Camping in the winter is a unique experience compared to the rest of the year. These winter camping tips will help you have a safe, warm, and successful trip. Check out our full Guide to Winter Camping 35 Winter Camping Tips for Safe Adventures 1. Weather During winter, weather is a special consideration. As temperatures …

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How to Stake a Tent Properly: 12 Required Tips for Beginners

Poorly staked tents are one of the most common camping fails. It will take the fun out of your trip in just one windstorm. In this post, you’ll learn how to stake a tent with beginner and pro tips. More reading: Guide to Setting Up a Tent in the Rain How to Stake a Tent …

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How to Make Campfire S’mores: 7 Recipes (Classic + 6 Variations)

Ah, campfire s’mores. What’s more typical for camping than making s’mores? Here’s how to make the classic s’mores recipe – plus 6 pretty incredible recipe variations. How to Make Campfire S’mores: Classic Recipe (and 6 delicious variations) Nothing makes life long memories and says sun drenched summers in the great outdoors like s’mores. Sitting around …

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