Outdoor Tips

12 Essential Campfire Safety Tips: Fire Safety Rules for Kids

According to the US Forest Service, 90% of wildfires in the United States are caused by carelessness. Here are twelve essential campfire safety rules. These fire safety tips will help keep your kids and the forests safe. 12 Campfire Safety Tips Here are 12 tips for safe use of a campfire. These would be great […] Read more

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 […] Read more

3 Best International Travel Insurance Options (For Outdoor Adventurers)

Traveling abroad requires planning, packing, and travel insurance. Sure, it isn’t as exciting as getting a new camera, safari gear, or even buying flights. But choosing the best international travel insurance means that an unexpected hiccup doesn’t become anything more. 3 Best International Travel Insurance Options The wind is in your hair. The harness is […] Read more

Can you squish a tick? Should you? In this post, you’ll learn how to safely kill a tick, how they hunt, attach, drug, then feed on you. You’ll learn about the diseases they carry, how often they feed, how to remove them, and how to prevent them. Can You Squish a Tick? Creepy crawlies, snakes, […] Read more

How to Avoid Ticks While Hiking: 7 Practical Tips to Protect Yourself

Finding a tick on yourself after a hike is no fun – especially if it is attached. In this post, you’ll learn how to avoid ticks while hiking – and miss out on all the drama of removing these disgusting parasites. Learning how to protect yourself from ticks is an important outdoor skill. More reading: […] Read more

How Much Water to Take Backpacking? Hikers Hydration Guide

How much water to bring on a hike? I’m sure you don’t want to lug lug gallons of water. In this post, you’ll learn about how much water to take backpacking: including volume, how to carry (and filter) water, hiking hydration tips, and more. Exploration, fresh air and amazing scenery, are just some of the […] Read more

Winter Hammock Camping Guide: 33 Cozy Tips & Essential Gear

Heading out for a weekend of winter hammock camping? Very nice! Here are 16 practical tips to help you stay warm and safe. You’ll also find a 17 piece gear list to make your sub zero hammock camping trip more comfortable. Here are some general winter camping tips for sub-zero temperatures. Guide to Winter Hammock […] Read more