Laura Apgar

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Helio Portable Pressure Shower | By Nemo

There is nothing like a hot shower after a perfect day of surfing or hiking. The Helio Pressure Shower by Nemo features an 11 liter welded fabric …

Fuel Cells For Charging Your Gadgets Outdoors

Fuel cells are one of the most promising technologies when it comes to future energy solutions. Taking advantage of the latest advances, Brunton is …

Kata 3n1-25 Pro-light Backpack

Winner of the redDot design award, the 3N1-25 PL is KATA´s most protective and professional sling backpack. The versatile multipurpose bag allows for …

Ecoxpro | Extreme Audio Case

Ecoxpro by Ecoxgear is a rugged waterproof case with a built-in speaker. It is impact resistant, waterproof and floats. It features a spacious …

Gear & Gadgets

10 Survival Uses for an Altoid Tin

There are just some things that are beg to be used and repurposed, and the altoid tin is one of those things. With its easy use pocket size and …

5 Knots You Need to Know How to Tie at All Times

We’re doing something different today with our Knot of the Week series and taking a look at five knots that you should know how to tie at all times. …

6 Trees Every Survivalist Should Know | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This guest post by Creek Stewart first appeared at willowhavenoutdoor.com</i>.<p>“Living in the open in this way, and making friends of the …

41 Camping Hacks That Are Borderline Genius

These tips and tricks will guarantee you'll be a totally happy camper this summer.

Hacking

Wolfram Survival Cabinet

If you haven't yet started preparing for a potential breakdown of society, don't worry — the Wolfram Survival Cabinet gives even the laziest among us …

Spark Sleeping Bag

The Spark SPI minimal sleeping bag by Sea to Summit is ideal for adventurers that need to pack light. The Spark has changed adventure traveling …

13 Uses For Baking Soda Any Survivalist Should Know

<b>Please Share This Page:</b><p>Baking soda has so many more purposes in an emergency situation than you might think. In fact, it’s every survivalist’s dream …

Bear Grylls Mountain Pack

Bear Grylls, the ultimate survivalist has recently teamed up with renowned outdoor gear manufacturers Gerber for a series of survival products. And …

Build A Guaranteed Fire Kit

Spring’s a comin’ and many of you are reorganizing your gear and kits for warm weather on the horizon. I’ve written posts before about Survival Fire …

Tinder

Sleeping Bag Stuffed With Llama Fur

Two college juniors at the University of Wisconsin believe they’ve created the world’s first “sustainable sleeping bag.” Called the Rama Llama, the …

Ultralight Sleep Beyond The Bag: Brooks-Range Cloak 45

Packing for ultra-light adventure is like solving a puzzle — carry too little and you flirt with epic failure; carry too much and you get in your own …

Backpacking

CampingRoadTrip.com

Do you carry an "Altoids" survival kit when you're outdoors? What's in it?<p>Here's some ideas... http://ow.ly/vJIzB

Tag: DIY

Rethinking Acacia: Summery Branches to Brighten a Winter Table<p>by Chelsea Fuss<p>Kalanchoe: Rethinking a Kitschy Houseplant<p>by Chelsea Fuss<p>7 Secrets: How …

The Secret Ingredient to Make Windows Shine Bright Like a Diamond

When it comes to cleaning my home, I like to take as natural an approach as possible. In my ideal world, the process of making my own cleaning …

The Best Bike Ride in Every State

From climbs over majestic mountain passes to blissful Sunday beach cruises, truly great cycling routes can be found in all 50 states, from Maine to Hawaii. Make plans to ride as many as you can.<p><b>ALABAMA</b> <br>The Fort Morgan Ride<br>Start this rocking ride at Lulu’s, home of fried crab claws, then trace …

9 Great Bikes on a Budget

These inexpensive, high-value road, city, and mountain bikes are easy on your wallet, but certainly not cheap. For bike shopping tips, read our How to Buy a Bike for $1,000 or Less.

Infographic: The Literal Meaning Of Every State Name In The U.S.

Washington translates to “Marsh Farm Land, Missouri to “Land of the People with Dugout Canoes.” What does your state or city name mean? You may not want to know.<p>The New Navel of the Moon. It’s so poetic, isn’t it? (And sure, maybe a bit anatomically confusing.) That’s the real meaning behind the …

Stylish Urban Bike Gear

Look sharp and stay safe on your next city ride.<i>—Jennifer Sherry</i>