Camping

Camper Hits Golf Ball On Fire, Disaster Follows

Golf

2017 Outdoor recreation report puts outdoor participation at 144 million | GrindTV.com

The Outdoor Foundation has released its 2017 Outdoor Recreation Report, and the findings are encouraging for the market as a whole, and especially …

Extreme Sports

Hollands Wood Camping in the Forest Site

Reviews<p>Sign up or sign in to leave your review of Hollands Wood Camping in the Forest Site<p>★★★★★<p>Fantastic Site<p>Jun 2, 2017 by Paul Wakefield<p>Great Site. …

Backpacking

Ultralight Thru-Hikers, Here Is Your Ultimate Backpack Kit

There are people in this world who drill holes in $2 toothbrushes because they are too heavy to take on the trail. Crazy, right? How much of a …

Backpacking

The Awesome Truth About Compression Socks

When your short hikes are breezy 10-milers, and you rack up 30+ miles each and every weekend, you tend to get picky about what you put on your feet. …

Trail Running

The ultralight experiment of 2017

This year, for the first time, I have completed a long-distance hike with an ultralight pack. Here’s how I did it, and why for me it’s only one tool …

Outdoors

Packlist: The gear we took on a Northern California backpacking trip | GrindTV.com

There isn’t a much more transcendent experience than stepping away from the bulk of your worldly possessions and reconnecting with the natural world. …

Adventure Travel

The North Face Just Slashed the Prices on Some Incredible Gear

Another week, another sale. This one is chock-full of high-quality items from an outdoor brand known the world-over: The North Face. There’s plenty …

Shopping

Lightweight Backpacking Chairs for Your Next Adventure

Whether you are heading down the trail for the weekend or a multi-day trip into the back country, most of us enjoy a few creature comforts. There’s a …

Outdoors

7 Pro Tips For Keeping Your Backpacking Gear Dry

By Michael Lanza<p>From the rainforest of the North Cascades and Olympic National Park to New England, from the Tour du Mont Blanc to New Zealand (lead …

Backpacking

How to Remove Tree Sap from Hammock Straps

It really sucks when you get sticky tree sap on your hammock or tarp suspension system. It’s hard to get off and it spreads other parts of your …

Backpacking

FAMILY CAMPING: Pitching and packing up

<b>You've got your tent, and now it's time to go camping.</b><p>Find out everything you need to know about putting up a tent, the best spots to pitch, how to …

Backpacking

5 Waterside Campsites to Try in the UK

<b>All aboard! We’re heading downriver on a voyage of campsite discovery with James Warner Smith, editor of the</b> <b>Cool Camping</b> <b>guidebooks, as he picks his</b> …

Backpacking

REI Trail Pod 29 Review | Sleeping Bag Review

REI Trail Pod 29 Overview<p>Light, fluffy, and warm (this is not about a waffle I promise), the REI Trail Pod 29 is the snuggly sleeping bag you …

Outdoors

Last of the Toronto Island Tent Dwellers

Looking back on the history of Ward's Island. Before cottages were built, there was Tent City.<p>In the late-1800s and continuing into the early 1900s, …

Outdoors

This Week's Top Instagram Photos from the #AppalachianTrail

Ladies, gentlemen, and hiker trash- it has returned. We are pleased to reintroduce one of our all time favorite series- the top Instagram posts from …

Appalachian Trail

Finger Lakes Trail: First 3 Days

I apologize for the giant gap in time from my last post to this one. I don’t really have an excuse —just life, I guess — but I wanted to finish up …

Adventure Travel

Italian car company Fiat goes big with sporty camper vans

There are 600 different configurations<p>Anyone who’s traveled to Europe is familiar with the Italian automobile company Fiat—their supermini cars and tiny four-doors have been zipping around cities there for over a century.<p>But while Fiat has made a name for itself with economical compact cars, the …

Campers

Here’s What’s in Pro Backpacker Andrew Skurka’s Pack

Andrew Skurka surely has one of the world’s best jobs: He’s essentially a professional backpacker. Or adventurer, maybe. When he’s not writing books …

Backpacking

16 Camping Dos and Don’ts

<i>This post was originally written by Brendan Leonard and published in the NFF’s magazine,</i> Your National Forests<i>.</i><p><i>DO</i> be aware when you’re traveling in …

Backpacking

Unboxing the ETCH, an axe designed for back-country self-rescue

Peter Biddle writes, "I get I myself into trouble. I don't claim that bad stuff happens to me more often than others - it's more that I find more …

Outdoors

Six Headlamps for Every Outing

Looking to stay out after dark? Whatever way you prefer to get after it, bring one of these headlamps along and it'll serve you well.<p>Nathan Sports Neutron Fire ($35)<p>Best For: ­After-Dark Runs<p>The Neutron Fire is tailored to runners, with tightly cinching straps that prevent jostling. It has five …

Backpacking

10 Easy Pieces: Camp Stoves

I haven’t been camping in years but for our wedding we stuck a camp stove on our registry regardless. Seduced by its Japanese design, I imagined us …

Outdoors

Camp Chef 144-inch Indoor/Outdoor HD Movie Screen for $134 (Reg. $180+)

Walmart offers the Camp Chef 144-inch High Resolution Indoor/Outdoor Movie Screen for <b>$133.97</b> when you opt for in-store pickup. Amazon has it for just <b>$3 more</b> with free shipping. It usually goes for at least $180 and this is Amazon’s all-time low price. It’s a best-seller and rated 4.5/5 stars by 350 …

Outdoors

In The Spotlight: Granite Gear

Born from the Boundary Waters adventures of its founders, Granite Gear outfits all manner of outdoor enthusiasts: campers, hikers, paddlers, …

Backpacking

12 Breathtaking Backpacking Trips in the Canadian Rockies

The Canadian Rockies aren't exactly a secret. You've almost certainly seen photos or heard the hype about Jasper, Banff, and Yoho national parks and …

Backpacking

OUKITEL's new K10000 MAX is a rugged, long-lasting, outdoorsy flagship [Sponsored Post]

Outdoor enthusiasts have a hard time finding a good rugged phone. Almost every manufacturer cuts one corner or another in its pursuit of a rugged, …

Tablets

A List of Thoughts RE: First (and second!) Backpacking Trips

I have been struggling to write this post. Every time I sit down to put some thoughts together, I end up scrapping the draft and pushing the idea of …

Backpacking

Review: Montane Minimus 777 Pull-On

Wearing the Montane Minimus 777 Pull-On while trekking the Tour du Mont Blanc.<p>Ultralight Rain Jacket <b><br>Montane Minimus 777 Pull-On</b><br>$289, 4.5 oz. …

Backpacking

19 Deep Camp Skills to Master This Year

Master these 19 essential skills to have the absolute best seven days in your deer camp history.<p>DAY 1<p>→ Hunting Skill<p>Find a Good Spot to Hunt<p><i>You’ve</i> …

Hunting