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Garden patio and decking ideas

Arts and Crafts paving<p>Diamond paving<p>Gravel seating area<p>Permanent stone table<p>Narrow Belgian bricks and reclaimed decking<p>Basket weave brick …

Landscaping

A guide to American hiker slang

On the National Scenic Trails of America, an exquisitely unique community of people exists for 5-6 months every year: thru-hikers. These hardy souls …

Footwear Field Test: Keen Aphlex - SUP Magazine – The Voice of Standup Paddling

<i>Keen Aphlex; $150 (www.keenfootwear.com)</i><p>The Aphlex is one of Keen's newest additions to its hiking shoe lineup and comes in both male and female …

First Look: Yaktrax Summit 'Traction Device' For Ice

Winter is here, and the water is frozen underfoot. We pulled on a pair of these new spike-equipped ‘devices,’ made for flat ice and steep</b> …

The 16 Best Bike Trailers for Bicycle Touring

Like the clip-in vs. flat pedal debate, bike trailers are very polarising amongst cyclists. There tends to be the perception that bike trailers add a …

10 Tips For Traveling With One Backpack

<b>Authored by Andrew McGuire</b><p>Traveling with one backpack is a skill to be learned and perfected. Even the most seasoned travelers fight the urge to over …

Double Adirondack Chair with Table Plans

This step by step project is about double adirondack chair with table plans. The best therapy against stress is spending time in nature. Therefore, I …

Best Backpacking Backpacks

Best Backpacking Backpacks Gadget Review - Your lifestyle gadget siteWith so many choices available to adventurers, finding the <b>best backpacking</b> …

15 DIY Wooden Pallet Furniture For Decoration

There are many ways to decorate our homes but to decorate our home first we wants plans that how to decor our home? In this page we gives you a plan …

Furniture

DIY Wood Pallet Dresser Plans

Pallets give you most beautiful and traditional DIY pallet dresser You need to attempt the up cycle wooden pallet. You can get rid from antique and …

Ginger Wall Sconce - White Original BTC

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Ginger

5 things composting will do for your garden

Lee Reich, The Associated PressGathering compost materials together in a bin speeds the composting process and keeps everything tidy.<b>By Lee Reich,</b><i></i> …

15 DIY Pallet Supper Ideas For Garden

You know everyone wants that his garden looking beautiful because it make a personality of the garden and also the Person which control the …

The Wishlist: Outdoorsman’s Holiday Gift Guide

Opinel No. 8 Trekking Knife<p>Nothing beats the combination of affordability and functionality when it comes to outdoor gear. And for years Opinel has …

Weather

The All-Day Hiking Backpack

Going on a long hike for the day? Pack Config shared a loadout with us that includes everything you’d need for a long, day long hike.<p>The backpack is …

Hiking

High-flying hammock shelter gets modular refresh

Sierra Madre Research was founded by Richard G.Rhett Jr, who was left thoroughly underwhelmed by the quality of the camping hammocks and drinking …

The Proper Way to Finish Surfacing Wood Furniture

One of the appealing things about crafting a piece of furniture from wood is that it already has a pleasant color and texture. You might not want to …

Eight Must-Have Items for Any Camping Destination

You do not want to get caught unprepared.<p>There's no doubt that getaways are all about escaping rigors of the daily grind, while reminding yourself that you're a creature of free will exploring a big, beautiful world. But while some trips are about finding the perfect urban environment or beach to …

Harvest Trekker: 12 Fall Hiking Essentials

SmartWool Socks<p>You could have some really nice and fancy boots on your feet while heading out on a cold weather hike, but if you don’t have on a …

Weather

What To Look For When Purchasing A Knife For Backpacking And Camping

Gear for the great outdoors<p>The most important pack item on any outdoor adventure is the knife. Bear Grylls might wave his knives around extolling the virtues of a blade in survival situations—of which there are many—but the main reason is that it’s just plain useful for cutting up camp food and …

How to Pick the Best Sleeping Bag for Your Next Camping Trip

A good night’s sleep makes for a happier camper.<p>When you’re new to backpacking and camping, it’s easy to get overwhelmed by all of the technical …

3 Amazing DIY Projects to Repurpose Pallets

Looking for a DIY Pallet Planter project? I’m always creating compact solutions for my Home. If you have limited time, money, space or skills you may …

Woodworking

Getting the Hang of Hammocks

New materials and innovations are making the art of relaxing suspended between two trees more attractive to active adventurers.<p>The word “hammock” derives from a term in the Taíno language meaning fishnet. And that’s just what my first hammock looked like. It was a diamond weave of thin nylon army …

Backpacking

101 Gardening: DIY Hanging Gutter Garden #Container_gardening

CollectCollect this now for later<p>dawne.l.christensen DIY: hanging gutter garden<p>Garden ideals<p>CollectCollect this now for later<p>denise.willard diy …

This High-Tech Tent Could Be the Future of Camping

A group of Korean designers have conceived a futuristic shelter that generates its own energy and amplifies nature’s sounds inside<p>For those who prefer the comforts of home to pitching a tent in the great outdoors, a new innovation could make you rethink roughing it. The past few years have seen a …

Refugees

5 Steps to Creating a Haven for Backyard Birds

You can do more to welcome birds to your garden than hanging a feeder and calling it a day. To turn your backyard into an avian sanctuary, you can also plant native plants to provide food and areas for shelter. These additions to your backyard can provide a rest stop for migrants in the fall and …

DIY Reclaimed Wooden Pallet Snowman Ideas

There are so many items like bottles, glass jugs, pallet wood and much other stuff which we normally throw in our dustbins and eliminate them without …