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5 Days Lightweight Backpacking Meal Plan

<b>Here is a complete 5-day backpacking meal plan</b> similar to what I eat on my hikes. It includes three meals and four snacks, providing 3,500 calories …

Scout Overland Kitchen

It doesn't matter where you've parked your vehicle: the Scout Overland Kitchen ensures you can cook a proper meal right out of your truck. Built with …

Tailgating

Rain Jacket

Hiking the Narrows in Zion National Park

Heading out this summer to experience some of the country’s national parks? Put Zion on your list. The compact Utah park is doable within a couple of …

Let there Be Light

It wasn’t all that long ago when the typical campsite was illuminated by little more than a fire and moonlight. The advent of the LED has radically …

Gear & Gadgets

This Tent (Literally) Takes Camping to New Heights

Are you brave enough to sleep suspended in mid-air?<p>From hiking along beautiful nature trails, to cooking by the campfire, to shacking up in a tent, camping is a quintessential summer experience. But if you're ready to take your outdoor adventures to the next level, meet Tentsile, a new form of …

9 places you must go camping

Looking for somewhere truly spectacular to pitch your tent? Camp at any of these ‘pitches’ and you’ll never want to stay in a hotel again.<p>1. Wild …

Filmmaker Converts Cargo Van Into a Living Studio Space

Something most of us dream of doing.<p>Over the last year, filmmaker Zach Both has been on a “Creative Road Show” working and traveling across the U.S. via cargo van. His van, however, has been tastefully converted into a mobile studio and living space. The concept came to him naturally, as he …

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Safari With a Twist

Having recently returned from hiking in Patagonia, active adventures are really speaking to me at the moment. With that in mind, here are some unique safaris in Africa that give you a chance to get out of the vehicle and experience the area with amazing guides who make every minute an …

Haywire: Behind the Scenes

MHW athlete Cheyne Lempe traveled to Baffin Island with long-time friend and climbing partner David Allfrey. For Cheyne, the trip marked the …

America's Best Summer Base Camps

Few things can top the simplicity of setting off into the wild with whatever you can carry on your back. But there is one thing that has a slight …

11 Essentials for Five-Star Car Camping

We have a special place in our hearts for car camping. Super rugged it is not—and with the latest gear, it's downright luxurious. Whether you have kids in tow or just want to impress everyone around the fire pit, there's no shame in arriving prepared.<p>Alite Designs Meadow Mat ($40)<p>Outdoor concerts. …

Build your grab-and-go car camping kit

I’d been shuffling through plastic bins in the back of the van for 45 minutes when I reluctantly came to the conclusion that I’d forgotten the …

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Bye, Winter! 10 Ways to Shake it Off, Now

Spring is here, at least according the calendar -- time to come out from underneath at least a few of those layers. Perhaps you overdid it a little with the hibernating this past winter -- maybe you took up carbs as a hobby, or attempted the world record for most binge-watching of things on Netflix …

Patagonia: Thoughts on Getting Offline and Trying to Camp

I came to Patagonia to tune out, clear my mind, hike, and learn to camp. I hate camping, though, and can count on one hand the number of nights I’ve …

The Grand Canyon in Color: Stunning Photographs From 1947

Caption from LIFE. Havasu Falls, at the canyon's western end, are in the Havasupai Indian Reservation, which can be reac<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Frank …

Our 10 Favorite Short Axes, Hatchets, and Tomahawks

<b>1. Wetterlings Cruising Axe</b><br>A graceful combination of design and function, the Cruising Axe features a hand-forged carpenter’s head and gently curved …

Build This DIY Tailgate Table and Utensil Holder for Your Next Camping Trip

Keep your car camping essentials organized and in one place with this tailgate table.<p>Car camping is a lot of fun, but even better when you can get away from it all in a Jeep or 4x4 truck. And the secret to making it a really great experience is staying organized. This DIY camping table and utensil …

Tailgating

Where to Rent a Campervan for Your Next Road Trip

The open road. A hand-drawn map to someplace awesome. A co-pilot with a killer playlist and bottomless snacks. Welcome to van life. Camping and road tripping via campervan is seeing a resurgence in popularity, as more people skip clunky, gas-guzzling RVs but still want to sleep somewhere more …

RVs

How to Build Your Own Reflecting Oven for Camping or Survival Situations

Primitive cooking techniques, like roasting a piece of meat on a stick, can yield some incredibly delicious results. But if we are able to improvise …

Woodworking

30 Of The Best Places To Camp In Canada

Canada has it all. From beaches to mountains to lush landscapes coast-to-coast, each province holds it's own set of treasures.<p>Last year the Globe and …

Ride this road: Zoji La, one of the world's most dangerous passes

One man's adventure is another's commute, Alice Cook gives us the details about Zoji La, one of the world's most dangerous mountain passes.

5 Road Trip-Friendly Countries for International Adventure

Foreign travel is exciting, exhilarating, and for many of us, a rare occasion. That may mean that you want to see as it all – squeeze in as much of …

THINO - Charge your device Faster, Safer, Easier

THINO charges your phone up to 3x faster and gives you now Five hours of extra battery life. | Check out 'THINO - Charge your device Faster, Safer, …

34 Things to Know Before You Visit China

Sponsored in part by Australia Post Load&Go ChinaPhoto: Sunrise Great Wall by ShutterstockEver since opening its doors to the world in the 70s, <b>China</b> …