Lannie Barcelon

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5 Camping Blankets That Have Countless Uses

Camping blankets are no longer just for camping. Concert in the park? Check. Laying out on the beach? Check. Bundling up by the fire? Triple check! …

Camping

6 Backpack Coolers You Can Carry Literally Anywhere

Load up a cooler with backpack straps, and you'll never have to reach past your own shoulder for a cold drink or snack.<p>Otterbox Trooper LT 30<p><b>$270 BUY</b> …

Camping

Sun-Protective Clothing That You'll Actually Want to Wear

Because sunscreen isn't always enough!<p>Nau Short-Sleeve Twisted Dress<p><b>$145</b> BUY NOW<p>Sundresses are essential for staying cool in the summer, but this one …

Clothing

These Adorable Succulent Candles Keep Mosquitos Away

Don't throw a backyard party without them.<p>If I step foot outside for even five minutes in the summer, I'm likely ending up with several mosquito bites on my legs. It's the one — and quite possibly only — downside to the best season ever. I know, I know, bug spray and citronella candles. But, IMO, …

Cute

4 Natural Insect Repellents — And 3 Ways to Avoid Mosquitoes in the First Place

No more itchy bites for you.<p>It's not just the itchy, uncomfortable bites. Mosquitoes can transmit both misery and disease, so stop skeeters with some …

insectrepellents

The Best Hiking Socks for Summer Treks

Don’t overlook the importance of merino wool.<p>You’ve mapped out your route, planned every piece of needed equipment, and painstakingly selected your boots for your next hiking adventure. But don’t overlook quality hiking socks, which can make the difference between a comfortable adventure and an …

Hiking

The 18 Best Pocket and Folding Knives

A pocket knife is one of the most convenient tools you can carry. Here are the ones worth buying.<p>There are plenty of good reasons to carry a pocket knife with you everywhere (except the airport), and there also plenty of quality knives to choose from. If you're looking for an everyday carry, we …

Knives

The Best Soft Coolers You Can Take Anywhere

Soft-sided coolers are lighter than their hard counterparts—and almost as durable.<p>A soft cooler's biggest advantage is its lighter weight and ease of transportation. Many can be slung over your shoulder and carry just as many cans as larger hard coolers. Some of these soft coolers can even collapse …

Camping

The Best Camping Chairs For Taking a Load Off

From flexibly foldable to fully form-fitting, these seats will make your next outdoor adventure slightly more comfortable.<p>Whether you need your chair small and packable or crave a seat that can handle some abuse, one of these 7 chairs will be the perfect answer. As everyone has a different goal for …

Camping

8 Terrific Roof Top Tents That Make Camping a Breeze

Roof top tents assemble in seconds, which allow you more time around the campfire and less time fiddling with tent poles.<p>Roof top tents (sometimes just RTT) are more popular than ever, due to their convenience and an abundance of overlanders and adventure seeking campers. Securely attached to a …

South Africa

The Best Portable Fire Pits For a Campfire on the Go

These seven great portable fire pits will keep you warm wherever you go.<p>There's nothing like a fire pit to help you make the most of an outdoor space on a cool summer night or keep things comfortable into the fall. While you can build your own or install something more permanent, a portable fire …

Camping

The 12 Best Camping Stoves to Take Hiking

Because camping food = the best food.<p>From compact canister stoves ideal to high-tech ones, you'll find the perfect camping cooking gear for your next …

woodburning

15 Camping Games Both Kids and Adults Will Enjoy

Embrace your competitive side with these fun outdoor family activities and games.<p>Summer is almost here, and that means there are probably plenty of …

bingoboards

How to Keep Your Gadgets Charged in the Backcountry

Getting away from it all means getting away from power outlets. Here's how to keep your phone, tablet, and other devices powered up in the woods.<p>There was a time when backpacking or camping was a way to get away from all of the trappings of modern life. But these days we usually head into the …

Gear & Gadgets

13 Effective Natural Bug Repellents That Keep Mosquitoes Away (Without DEET!)

Bugs be gone! ✋<p>1 Kinven Non-Toxic Mosquito Repellent Spray<p>Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p>Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p>2 La Jolie Muse …

Mosquitoes

20 Camping Cookware Essentials for All of Your Outdoor Adventures

Cooking your favorite campfire foods just got so much easier.<p>Whether you're planning to cook your grub over the campfire, grill on-the-go, or prepare …

Kitchens

This Should Be Your Go-To Guide for Camping Supplies

Unless you're wandering into the wilderness with a bow and arrow, a pack of matches, and a rope, you're going to need a few things.<p>Camping has come a …

Camping

15 Road Trip Games to Play on Your Next Family Vacation

Because no, you're not there yet!<p>The hardest part of a road trip isn't following the directions or dealing with erratic drivers, it's keeping your …

Family Vacations

What Your Reaction to Mosquito Bites Says About You

Could you have a mosquito bite allergy?<p>You get home from a camping trip and you are absolutely covered in mosquito bites—but your friend doesn't seem to have been bit at all. What gives?<p>First, an explanation of how a mosquito bites you, and why. Only females are out for blood, explains Joseph M. …

Inflammation

12 Foil Packet Recipes for Easy Summer Dinners

Whether you're camping or grilling in the backyard, you can never go wrong with a foil packet meal.<p>It's officially grilling season, so pop these foil …

Cooking

The Right Way to Pack a Cooler

Keep those cold ones colder longer.<p>High-end rotomolded coolers are great for keeping your food and drinks cold for days, but you need to pack them right. Here are some easy tips to maximize ice retention and get the best performance out of your cooler.<p>Pre-Cool Your Cooler<p>Loading a warm cooler that …

Airspace

Every Camper Needs to Learn How to Make a "Swedish Fire Log"

This is the best way to cook while you camp.<p>Whether you're planning your next camping trip or simply want to toast some marshmallows in your …

learnhowtomake

America's 21 Most Beautiful Campsites

With 3,794,100 square miles of soaring mountains, pristine beaches and crystal clear lakes, the United States offers endless options for those …

National Parks

40 Surprising Things You Can Make Over A Campfire

Let's ignite the night.<p>Turn your campfire — or even your grill! —into a working stove. All you need is a little aluminum foil, and you can make …

Steak

How to Keep Mosquitoes Away

Let's insect-proof your summer, shall we?<p>Those itchy bumps from run-of-the-mill mosquito bites — well, they suck. And with the Zika virus in the …

Insects

30 Best National Parks With the Most Photo-Worthy Scenery

From sea to shining sea, these American beauties are ready for their close-up. 🇱🇷<p>Our national parks have been called "America's best idea," and you …

Grand Canyon

The Ultimate Camping Gear Guide

Enjoying the outdoors has never been easier.<p>It's time to get back outside, and we've got the gear to help you do it.

Outdoors Gear

13 Camping Food Hacks You Need To Know Before Your Next Trip

For those of you who can't get enough campfire time.<p>Pre-Scramble Them Eggs<p>It's a pain in the butt to bring eggs anywhere, let alone a campsite. Do …

Hacking

8 Kinds of Wood That You Should Absolutely Never Burn

Don't even think about throwing just any ol' log on the fire.<p>So you have a new wood stove or outdoor fire pit you’re planning to put to use. Or maybe …

Woodworking

The 15 Best Tips for Camping in Your Car

Skip the expensive hotel and try car camping instead.<p>Heading to a beautiful beach or your favorite national park? Turn your car into cozy and …

Outdoors