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Camping Articles

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The 8 Best Ice Packs for Coolers

Every decent camping cooler requires a high-quality ice pack to keep your food cool while you’re out in the wilderness. However, locating that ice pack is difficult due to the…
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8 Best Camping Kettles Reviewed

Camping kettles feature a simple design that is intended to boil water quickly. When it comes to outdoor products, however, better packability and durable materials are required. Here are some…
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8 Best Camping Shovels Reviewed

A camping shovel is essential whether you want to make a fire pit, clear snow from a campsite, or dig a kitty hole to answer nature’s call. With so many…
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10 Best Camping Hammock Sleeping Pads Reviewed

On their own, hammocks are quite comfy. However, after several nights in the same position, you may begin to wonder whether there is something better—and warmer—out there. There is, after…

Hiking Articles


7 Best Multitools to Buy

Our team has tested and reviewed different multitools and in this article, let’s go and tackle the creams of the crop for this year! LEATHERMAN, Charge Plus TTi Our overall…

5 Best Hunting Binoculars for 2021

It’s not difficult to understand why hunters need great binoculars. To spot their prey, they need a device that lets them see their prospects properly. But, what does it really…
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Ten Tips for Turkey Hunting Success

Two veteran turkey hunters give advice on how to hunt turkeys. Readers may be surprised by the recommendations from these experienced outdoorsmen.

Rving Articles


7 Common RV Electrical Problems and How to Fix Them

Electrical systems in recreational vehicles (RVs) are more sophisticated than in standard vehicles. Two 12V systems and one 120V system are available. This may surprise you, but RVs require electric…
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How to Store RV and Auto Tires

Advice from manufacturers Goodyear Tire and Michelin Tire will help save money by keeping RV tires running longer. Storage tips that apply equally to car and truck tires.
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RV Travel with Kids

RV travel is quickly becoming a popular family vacation option, and there are many advantages to using an RV to travel with kids. Here are some reasons to go RVing.

Kayaking articles

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Kayaking and Canoeing With Your Dog

Thinking about bringing the family pet along on the next canoe or kayak trip? Here are some things that every paddler with pets must know.
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Anatomy of a Canoe

A basic anatomy lesson describing the parts and terms used with canoes. A good starting point for learning more about the craft.
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Learning to Kayak

Kayaking can be exciting and fun, but for a new paddler, it may be intimidating and scary. The best way to get comfortable in a kayak is to practice.
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Safety Tips for Canoeing Beginners

Americans love canoeing, and go paddling on lakes and rivers year-round. Common-sense safety considerations help ensure that everyone has a great time.

Fishing articles


Tips for Fall Trout Fishing

Fall fishing for trout most always produces excellent results due to the abundance of trout. Follow this short fall fishing guide to gain valuable tips for fall trout fishing. Tips…

Best Fishing Spots in Iowa

Iowa has many locations throughout the state that provide excellent areas to catch fish. My brother-in-law is an avid fisherman and travels the state competing in fishing tournaments. He provided…

7 Best Multitools to Buy

Our team has tested and reviewed different multitools and in this article, let’s go and tackle the creams of the crop for this year! LEATHERMAN, Charge Plus TTi Our overall…