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Camp

Benefits of Hiking for Physical and Mental Health

Whether you’re just out for the day, or you want to spend a week backpacking, going for a hike is a well-loved pastime for many people. Between the fresh air and natural beauty, it’s no wonder why 50 million Americans

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Shelters

Best Tent with a Stove Jack in 2022

If you’re in a rush and want to find out what the best tent with a stove jack is, we recommend the Danchel outdoor canvas tent. There’s just something enchanting about a wood fire. Between the scent of the wood

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Cowboy Camping: A Minimalistic Way to Enjoy Nature

When you hear “cowboy camping,” you probably imagine a few ranchers hanging out around a fire, tipping their hats forward as they fall asleep under the stars. It’s a rugged and somewhat romanticized way of sleeping outside that’s definitely worth

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Shelters

Best Coleman Tents – Are They Still Worth It?

If you’re in a rush and want to find out what the best Coleman tent is, we recommend the Coleman Elite Sundome 6 person tent. When you think of camping gear, “Coleman” is probably the first brand that comes to

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Hiking Etiquette: How to Stay Respectful on the Trail

In 2020, almost 58 million people went for a hike in the United States. That number is double what it was in 2006, showing just how popular hiking has become over the last several years. As great as it is

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Kitchen

Best 8 Camping Griddles of 2022

If you’re in a rush and want to find out what the best camping griddle is, we recommend the Blackstone Tabletop Griddle. Want to be the hero at your next outdoor adventure? There are few things more important than tasty,

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Pooping Outdoors: Everything You Need to Know

We’ve all been there at some point. Whether on a camping trip, a day hike, or some other outdoor activity, we’ve all felt the call of nature in a very compelling way. Unfortunately, restrooms and outhouses aren’t always available when

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Accessories

7 Best Camping String Lights to Brighten Your Evening

If you’re in a rush and want to find out what the best camping string lights are, we recommend the Brightech Ambience Pro String Lights. Camping with nothing but the light of the stars and moon is charming, and perfect

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Backyard Camping Tips for Families and Couples

Traditional camping trips can be a hassle, by time you’ve made reservations, packed all your gear, and driven yourself there. And if you’ve got kids, it might be too much of a commitment to make before you know how they’ll

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Kitchen

The Best Camping Cookware for an Open Fire

If you’re in a rush and want to find out what the best camping cookware for an open fire is, we recommend the Stanley Even-Heat Camp Pro Cookset. Who said you couldn’t enjoy a hearty, healthy, and tasty meal out

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Sleeping Gear

The Best Camping Mattress for Bad Backs – Reviewed

If you’re in a rush and want to find out what the best camping mattress for a bad back is, we recommend the Exped MegaMat 10 sleeping pad. In my opinion, one of the worst things about camping is trying

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Camping with Dogs? Here’s What You Need to Know

Once spring breaks and the warmer temperatures start to come back, it’s time to have fun in the sun! And for those of us with a four-legged friend, it’s the perfect time to pack up our camping gear and hit

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Spencer Yeomans
Founder and Developer 

As an outdoor enthusiast for over 15 years, I understand how important nature is for both your physical and mental health. Getting outside isn’t a question…it’s the answer to managing the stress and negativity in your life. Here, I’ll show you how to get the most out of nature, even with the time constraints of a 9-5 job. 

Sarah Frey
Lead Photographer

Nature has always been home. Being outdoors gives me an escape from the craziness of everyday life, and I’ve learned to make myself uncomfortable to live life fully. I encourage everyone to take on new adventures and embrace their wild side. 

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