Elisha Patriotis

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19 Genius Camping Hacks That Might Actually Save Your Life One Day

<b>Be prepared.</b><p>1. Use duct tape to close a wound.<p>“If you can’t get immediate medical assistance, cut duct tape into strips and apply along the length of …

Camping

Special Forces Commandos Train Like This To Get Insane Strength & Stamina

Special Forces Selection is the toughest testing platform in the Military – a twelve-month process that 85 percent of candidates fail. It’s designed …

Special Forces

Ares Design Reveals New Take On Land Rover Defender

The iconic 4x4 follows a now-familiar Ares template – big engine, loads of carbon fiber.<p>Italian coachbuilder Ares Design has taken on its biggest and …

Land Rover

The 20 Best Places to Camp in National Parks

Some of the finest places to lay your head are inside our national parks.<p>Thanks to its geysers and grizzlies, the 3,500-square-mile Yellowstone, our …

National Parks

How to Pack for Any Hunt

I recently heard from Steve Netherby, who wrote about camping for <i>Field & Stream</i> from the 1970s until the 1990s. After a ritual exchange of insults, …

True Blood

Special Forces Commandos Eat Like This To Build Muscle & Drop Fat

Your nutrition has a massive effect on your athletic performance and your aesthetics. Coming from a background of competitive gymnastics, soccer, …

Nutrition

The best accessories for adventure travel

Storm Repair Patches - £6.50<p>Considered to be a first aid kit for gear, Storm repair patches are an essential bit of kit for any outdoor enthusiasts. …

Camping

6 Types of Knots Every Outdoorsman Should Know

Whether you’re tying your tent’s rainfly down in a nasty storm, lashing your kayak to a well-used roof rack, or making some on-the-trail gear …

Rethink Your Survival Kit: One Expert Explains Why

The founder of Endure Survival shares the essential items he thinks you should carry with you on every wilderness outing.<b>If there’s one thing you</b> …

11 Pro Tips for Packing for Your First Backpacking Trip

I’d consider myself a pretty experienced backpacker—last summer, I spent more than three months backpacking 1,000 miles. But it was only two years …

Get Ripped Like Ryan Reynolds with This 'Deadpool 2' Full-Body Workout

His personal trainer shows us how he got in superhero shape for the sequel.<p>Superhero movies dominate the box office these days, with hit after hit smashing records like super villains.<p>All of these comic book flicks are powered by A-list talent—the recent <i>Avengers: Infinity Wa</i>r even had all but one …

SWAYY Insulated Hammock Keeps Your Butt Warm

If you have ever slept in a hammock you will already know about cold butt syndrome (CBS) where the wind whistles between the floor and your butt …

How to Avoid Altitude Sickness During High-Elevation Hikes

Congratulations! After years of hiking and climbing at lower altitudes, you’ve decided to climb that high-elevation peak or take the high-country …

The Best Backpacking Water Filters

Nothing ruins a trip quicker than giardia. Stay healthy with these versatile filters.Yes, you should be filtering your water—and we've picked out the …

Backpacking

Six of the best one-pot meals

Borlotti, parsley and bread soup (pictured above)<p>Prep <b>20 min</b><br>Cook <b>1 hr 30 min</b><br>Serves <b>6-8</b><p><b>6 tbsp olive oil</b><b><br>3 red onions</b>, peeled and finely chopped<b><br>5 garlic cloves</b>, peeled and finely chopped<b><br>3 carrots</b>, roughly chopped<b><br>2 heads celery</b>,outer branches removed, hearts roughly chopped<b><br>1 bunch parsley leaves</b>, roughly …

Recipes

The Best Backpacking Gear for Men

Backpacking should not be torture. Blisters, chafing, terrible sleep. Vacation time is too valuable to waste lugging around heavy, inadequate gear. …

Dave Bautista Inspired Workout Program: Train Like Drax the Destroyer

Workout Summary<p>Main Goal<p>Build Muscle<p>Workout Type<p>Split<p>Training Level<p>Advanced<p>Program Duration12 weeks<p>Days Per Week<p>6<p>Time Per Workout45-70 …

Best Backpacking Stoves of 2018: Let’s Get Cooking

The right stove makes life on the trail better. From solo-canister to four-season multi-fuel options, we’ve tested and found the best backpacking …

How to equip your car for emergencies

Summer road trip season is that liberating time when we actually leave the HOV lane and drive farther than Costco. It's also a time when you need to be ready for emergencies on the road in unfamiliar or remote places. Instead of using your car's trunk as a free storage unit, clear out the junk and …

Get Outta Town, Not Outta Cash: Affordable Summer Vacation Ideas

Summer is the traditional vacation season, and for a number of good reasons.<p>First, the kids are out of school, so you can actually leave your home …

10 great American river trips and paddling adventures

In a world connected by highways and airplanes, travelers rarely rely on rivers for transportation. But that’s exactly why they should, says Tim Palmer, author of <i>America’s Great River Journeys: 50 Canoe, Kayak, and Raft Adventures</i> (Rizzoli, $55), which will be published May 15. “Rivers take us to …

National Parks

7 of the most important survival skills you should know

Lance Cpl. Joey Holeman/USMC<p>Whenever you're planning on going outdoors for an extended period of time, it's always good to have a practiced survival skill or two up your sleeve — you never know when you're going to need it.<p>There are a lot of different survival products on the market, but most of …

Guaranteed Gear: 50 Best Brands With A Lifetime Warranty

If you’re fond of high quality gear, then you already know the prospect of outfitting your home, car, closet, pockets, etc. can be a very expensive …

10 Best Hiking Boots for Men

Oboz Men’s Bridger Mid Waterproof<p><i>$175; Amazon.com and REI.com; find a dealer near you</i><p>Based in Bozeman, MT, Oboz’s love of the outdoors and desire to …

Camping

The 12 Best Hiking Backpacks of 2018

From light daypacks to heavy load haulers, these packs keep your essentials close at hand—and makes carrying them less of a chore.Best Hiking …

Backpacking

(Video) This Guy's Survival Kit is Genius! How Did He Plan it so Well?!

If you're reading this, there's a very high chance you really enjoy survival. You're a survival enthusiast, no doubt. And if you happen to not be, …

Backpacking Stoves. Which is best?

A question I'm often asked is what is the best backpacking stove.<p>There is no simple answer I'm afraid, as the best will depend on so many …

42 Best Cabin Getaways

Far Meadow, Sierra National Forest, CA<p><i>Related:</i> <i>Pitch your tent at the best Yosemite campgrounds</i><p>Yosemite may be only 12 miles away, but Far Meadow’s …

5 Military Rucking Rules Every Backpacker Should Know

Rucking” is the military term for hiking under load. As you can imagine, this is a huge issue for the military, as soldiers must wear body armor and …