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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 outdoor gear and guides.

She also blogs about travel at Storyteller.Travel and photography at GudPixel. Dena is a partner at Storyteller Media, a publishing company she started with her husband, Bryan.

How to Refill a Freshwater Tank During Camping (5 Sources)

When you’re camping, one of the last things you’ll want to run out of is freshwater. You’ll need it for drinking, cooking, and bathing. If you’re camping in an RV, you’ll also have a fresh water tank on board. But what do you do if you need to refill them? Whether you’re camping in a …

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How to Put Antifreeze in an RV Camper (Step by Step)

Putting antifreeze in your RV as part of the winterization process is sad for two reasons. First, your summer of fun is coming to an end. And second, because it can be expensive to pay someone else to do. It’s an easy process that RV owners can do without taking the vehicle to a shop. …

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Should You Cover Your RV in the Winter? 6 Pros/Cons (+3 Covers)

Perhaps you’ve seen advertisements for RV covers, and you’re wondering if they’re indispensable, especially during the winter. Do you need to use a cover? And if so, what are some good, dependable covers on the market? You should cover your RV in the winter if you don’t have a garage large enough to store it …

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14 Winter RV Camping Tips (Guide to Beat Cold Weather)

One benefit of RVs is that you can use them any time of year to travel to almost any destination. However, one thing to keep in mind is you and your passengers’ safety in an RV if you plan on camping or driving during harsher winter months. RV camping is a very popular activity during …

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What is Walk Up Camping? 12 Tips For Getting a Great Site

So you’re trying to plan your camping trip and you’ve come across some walk up camping sites. But what is walk up camping? In this post, you’ll learn what it is, plus 12 tips to help you get a site. Guide to Walk Up Camping So, what is walk up camping? Is it the same …

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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: 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 for outdoor adventurers, vloggers, and hikers. They include underwater, POV mounts, vlogging gear, selfie sticks, remotes, gimbals, and more. 41 Best GoPro Accessories Though you might watch videos on YouTube and dream of making your …

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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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