Sandra Coleman

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Top 5 Worst Travel Trailer Brands

Worst Travel Trailer Brands – 5 Names That You Must Stay Away<p>Compare to camping tents, travel trailers provide their occupants with a higher level of …

This Beach Tent Has Made Me Actually Like Going to the Beach

It’s light, airy, spacious, and shelters you from the sun.<p>OK, it’s not that I never <i>liked</i> going to the beach, but more that going to the beach has …

The 10 Best Car Camping Spots in America

There's no better way to ease kids into the great outdoors than with a summer camping trip.<p>No matter how avid a backpacker you were before kids, …

The 10 Best Family Hikes in America

From Ocean Path in Acadia to the Trail of Ten Falls in Oregon, our outdoor expert offers her top picks for hiking with kids.<p>Taking kids on a hike can …

7 new RV models are taking the classic recreational vehicle into the future

Airstream Nest<p>Winnebago Horizon<p>Hutte Hut<p>Hutte Hut<p>inTech RV Luna<p>Taxa Cricket<p>Taxa Outdoors<p>OPUS<p>American Dream Trailer<p>Source: American Dream

The Ultimate Hiker's Guide to Blister Treatment and Prevention

<b>“Blisters are a painful experience, but if you get enough blisters in the same place, they will eventually produce a callus. That is what we call</b> …

The Best Gear for Desert Hiking

Heading into the hot zone this summer? Use these gear picks to stay comfy, safe, and cool.Native Eyewear Ashdown These shades protect your eyes …

The 9 Best Sleeping Bags, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers

<i>Here at the Strategist, we like to think of ourselves as crazy (in the good way) about the stuff we buy (like</i> <i>pillows</i><i>), but as much as we’d like to,</i> …

Nissan takes camper vans fully electric with new e-NV200 pop-top

Nissan announced the first deliveries of its new extended-range 40-kWh e-NV200 van in Madrid, the same day it showed the new camper vans. It would …

This Personal Water Filter Belongs in Every Emergency Prep Kit

<b>* This straw will effectively filter 99.99% of bacteria</b> <b><br>* Use it to amp up your emergency preparedness kit</b> <b><br>* It can also come in handy on hiking and</b> …

Top 5 Best Fifth Wheel Hitch For Short Bed Trucks Camper

Towing 5th wheel trailers and campers with the truck is a special task and it needs a suitable tool. To haul them successfully, you have to possess a …

5 Tips to Prevent a Disaster During Your First Backpacking Trip

1. Do a Good Map Study<p>Start your trip weeks or days prior to hitting the trail. You don't have to have the exact grid coordinates for where you will …

The Best Rooftop Tents of 2018

When weather rolls in, grab one of these. (Courtesy Outdoor Research) Outdoor Research Interstellar ($299) At long last, the holy grail of waterproof jackets. The Interstellar blew our crew away with an uncanny mix of weatherproofing, breathability, and stretch. “It feels softer than a soft shell …

Making hiking cool with new Berghaus women's Freeflow packs

Freeflows have been a mainstay of the Berghaus pack range for decades and the latest generation has been enhanced by the addition of two women’s …

The Best Deals on Outdoor Gear and Clothing

Hi, I’m Emily Reed, an online gear editor at <i>Outside</i>. I have spent the past four years educating and helping people gear up for their outdoor adventures. Each week, I scour the web for the best gear deals. I look for products that I’ve tested and am comfortable recommending to family, friends, and …

Best Day Hike in Every State

The Best Day Hike in Every State<p>We should preface this by saying that this should really be called “<b>one</b> of the best day hikes in every state”. In …

The 10 Gorgeous Hikes Everyone In Southern California Must Complete

Southern California is just full of natural beauty, and we’re lucky to have hundreds of hiking trails to take us deep into the wilderness to witness …

7 Van Conversion Companies That Will Do the Legwork For You

Get on the road faster by leaving the carpentry and wiring to the pros.<p>Whether you're looking to conquer rugged terrain off-grid, or simply want an adventure-ready vehicle, camper vans pose a great solution for those eager to take life on the road. If you're itching to join the enticing #vanlife …

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The best backpacking sleeping bag 2018: lightweight and compact sleeping bags

By Sarah-Jane Butcher<p>If you’re going backpacking, then it can sometimes be uncertain where and when you’re next going to lay your head. Whether …

A Beginner’s Guide to an Overnight Hike

Make your first overnight hiking trip as simple as possible with these handy tips.<p>There’s something special about embarking off into the wilderness …

Planning A Successful Family Camping Trip

As a longtime scouter and camping enthusiast, I have made sure our family has done lots of camping together. Now, I know for some dads that a “fun …

The Best Camping Gear on Sale Now at REI

There's nothing quite like waking up in a tent in the woods. Here are our favorite camping products on sale now during REI's Anniversary Sale which runs from May 18 to May 28.<p><b>REI Co-op Base Camp 4 Tent ($258; 30 percent off)</b><p>The ultimate car camping tent, the Base Camp 4 has two large doors with …

17 Camping Photos That Are Almost Too Dreamy To Be Real

BRB packing my duffle.

The Best Camp Stoves of 2018

When weather rolls in, grab one of these. (Courtesy Outdoor Research) Outdoor Research Interstellar ($299) At long last, the holy grail of waterproof jackets. The Interstellar blew our crew away with an uncanny mix of weatherproofing, breathability, and stretch. “It feels softer than a soft shell …

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Top Coolest Survival Gadgets to Keep You Alive in the Wilderness

Do you love to escape into the wilderness often? Or, you are an occasional camper who like to go out and get lost in the great outdoors? Any person …

Gear & Gadgets

The 8 Best Camping Chairs to Buy in 2018

Anyone who has ever sat in a saggy, unsupportive and uncomfortable camping chair knows how important it is to choose your chairs wisely. But with so …

7 of the best places to camp in Colorado this summer

DENVER —The unofficial start of camping season (aka summer) starts in just a matter of weeks.<p>And as many of us dust off our tents and other supplies, …

Watch How 2 of the World’s Great Chefs Grill Steak

David Kinch and Carlo Mirarchi explain their rustic approaches to cooking beef over fire and we tell you where to get aged beef for home grilling.<p>In …

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The Best Sandals for Men

<b>Updated May 2018</b><br>Summer is right around the corner, and we're ready to get outside in lightweight, breezy footwear again. We updated our sandal review …

The 20 most beautiful lakes in the US, ranked

1/<p>20. Lake Eklutna, Alaska<p>Less than an hour outside Anchorage, Lake Eklutna is an under-the-radar destination that can be explored by hiking, biking, …

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