Camping Gear

LifeStraw Mission High-Volume Gravity-Fed Water Purifier Review

I’ve reviewed a few handy, compact water filters that are perfect in your backpack and for helping in emergencies. But if you want to filter for a group of people you need something like the LifeStraw Mission High-Volume Gravity-Fed
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Survival Kits: Essential Items and Information

Survival kits are packages of essential survival items that allow a person, or persons to survive from the items in the package for several days or more. They come in a variety of sizes and contain a wide range
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LifeStraw Go Water Bottle Review

I reviewed the LifeStraw recently, and although it’s an awesome product that has become a must include item for many backpackers, it falls short in one area – you can’t carry water with you unless you have a separate
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Etekcity Portable 1500L Emergency Camping Water Filter Review

The Etekcity Portable 1500L Water Filter is always in the discussion when looking at the best portable water filters. As a brand, Etekcity is lesser known than LifeStraw and Sawyer, but they manufacture a range of excellent outdoors equipment
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Paracord Uses, Knots and Survival Tips

I think we have all come across paracord at some point, and most of us own some as part of our backpacking kit. But not many of us really know the extent of how useful paracords really are. There
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Seattle Sports E-Merse Waterproof Case Review

Seattle Sports E-Merse Waterproof Cases might just be one of the least expensive camping accessories that potentially saves you the most heartache and money in the long run. I’ve covered all kinds of camping gear and accessories that make
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Sawyer Mini Water Filtration System Review

The Sawyer Mini Filtration System is in most people’s opinion the best lightweight filter system on the market. It’s one of the lightest at just 1.4 oz, you can filter up to 100,000 gallons, and it’s so small you’ll
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LifeStraw Review: Water Filtering Made Easy

The LifeStraw was originally designed as an emergency water filter aid for Third World countries and to help out in disaster areas. Fast-forward a few years, and this inexpensive, easy to use solution to purifying water is a huge
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Paracord Basics, Bracelets, and Uses

If you’re an experienced outdoors person you will know how important having some cord on your person or in your backpack is. In this article I’m going to give you the full run-down on paracords and why you shouldn’t
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Camping Sleeping Bags for Adults and Kids

If you camp, you need a sleeping bag. Sleeping bags are one of the camping items that I always prioritize. Having a nice warm, comfortable sleeping bag means a nice warm, comfortable night’s sleep. Much like any camping gear,
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