James Swenson

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Take detour on state's picturesque Rustic Roads

Although I love Milwaukee, sometimes the congestion of life in the city gets to me. Like a horse wearing blinders, I find myself looking straight …

Hiking

America's best North-South roads

Go west, young man! This historic cliché still resonates when it comes to road trips. But whether it's bombing to the Bay Area along the often dull-as-dirt I-80 or trying to find traces of iconic Route 66 amid a tangle of bland Interstates, the old paradigm of thinking horizontal when planning a …

Hiking

How to cook GIANT STEAKS with the chimney sear method

Get the ultimate sear to finish your steaks by cooking directly over a chimney full of coals.<p>Often the biggest challenge to getting that phenomenal …

Domestic RV Refrigerator Not Cooling: Troubleshooting Guide

Your domestic refrigerator not cooling no matter what? Check out this article for troubleshooting and repair instruction.

The Happy Camper: Top Outdoorsy YouTube Channels

<b>Christmas holidays are here and it’s time to sip on egg nog and binge-watch your favourite outdoorsy YouTube channels.</b><p>Here are a few I’ve put on my …

How To Use Bottom Contour Maps To Find New Fishing Spots [Webinar]

Finding good fishing spots is one of the most important tasks for fishermen who want to consistently catch fish.<p>Because we aren’t able to find where …

Fishing

‘Don’t die a painful death’ says restaurant owner to scathing TripAdvisor reviewer

<b>Most scathing reviews on TripAdvisor simply disappear into the ether.</b><p>But this restaurant owner was clearly in no mood to let a review of his Oxton …

TripAdvisor

You can now buy the credit cards of Sonic customers for $25 on the dark web

Millions of credit card numbers—some of which were apparently stolen from Sonic Drive-In restaurants—are now for sale on a dark web market for between $25 and $50 per card, reports KrebsOnSecurity.<p>The restaurant chain has more than 3,600 locations in 45 U.S. states, but it’s unclear which have been …

Here’s the Coolest Atlas We’ve Ever Seen

It’s possible that nobody loves California—its rivers, mountains, lakes, animals, trees—more than Obi Kaufmann, an artist, conservationist, wanderer, …

Seven Day-Hiking Essentials

I’m as guilty as anyone of obsessing over gear. I geek out about reviews and pride myself in having the right pair of skis for every condition (read: too many). But in 28 years of playing outside, working in outdoor retail, and as <i>Outside’s</i> former video production manager, I’ve learned that it’s not …

The Outdoorsman’s Ultimate Bucket List

Hunt Idaho’s Rugged Chukar Canyons<p>You own this land, so you might as well hunt it. Just bring good boots<p>It’s not that the hills of Idaho’s Snake …

Hunting

CP Campground Review – James County Island Park, Charleston, SC

Just relaxing in our lovely campsite at James IslandA simply wonderful county park only ~7 miles from downtown Charleston, SCLink to campground here: …

Vertical Snap Jigging Walleye

<i>Bombing is bigger than any one season or region</i>Bombing tactics for walleyes are so good that at times on a sunny 80-degree lunch-hour Saturday in …