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Benefits of Alpaca Wool in the Outdoors

One of the most important considerations when preparing for a camping or hiking trip is what you’re going to wear, and how you’re going to keep warm overnight. One of the lesser known materials that is exceptionally good for
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Tomahawk or Hatchet for Camping: Which is Best?

If you chop wood while outdoors, such as preparing firewood, cutting through bushes, making shelter, or for any other reason, then you should think about picking up a hatchet if you haven’t already. Hatchets, axes, or tomahawks make splitting
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Cooking on a Campfire – Infographic

Here is an infographic shared with permission from eReplacementparts.com covering some Cooking on a Campfire basics. It illustrates how to build a campfire, cook fish, and make peach cobbler. Some sound and actionable advice for beginners and experienced campers
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Camping Fears and Phobias: How to Overcome Them

Are you being hassled to join a loved one or some friends on a camping trip but have camping fears and phobias about being outdoors that’s holding you back? Camping fears and phobias are actually pretty common for people who
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Must Have Homesteading Skills and Equipment

Homesteading means you are separating yourself from the general population and will become as self-sufficient as you can. There is an ever-growing large movement for homesteading and there are certainly some advantages to choosing this lifestyle. You get a
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Camping Safety: Understanding Predators

If you’re camping in the United States, you’re probably aware of the cardinal rule of camping: don’t feed the bears. While you don’t need to worry about Yogi and Boo-Boo, you should follow strict guidelines associated with safe camping,
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Great Ideas for Campers and Outdoor Enthusiasts

Looking for gift ideas can be both fun, and a little stressful. If you know the person you’re buying for loves the outdoors however, it just got a lot more fun and a lot easier. There are so many
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11 Reasons to Go Camping in 2017

If you’ve been camping before you’re not going to need any more reasons to head off into the great outdoors. If you’ve been on the fence for a while however, why not take the new year as an excuse
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7 Ways to Purify Water in the Outdoors Safely

Water is vital to a person’s survival while in the wilderness or the outdoors. I wouldn’t want anyone to stretch it to find out, but you can only survive around three days without water. If you’re going camping for
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Best Geocaching Apps for Android and iOS Devices

Geocaching is an activity that involves hiding and finding items placed somewhere in the great outdoors. It’s a game that adds some fun to enjoying the outdoors, getting some exercise, and having a little friendly competition. It’s been played
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