First Look: The 11 Best Camping Gadgets for 2017

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11 of the Best Camping Gadgets For 2017 Nothing beats that thrill of trying out new gadgets! If you’re like us, the beginning of the year always means checking out the newest, best camping gadgets coming up for the next season. Some of the many upcoming cool camping gadgets for 2017 have been announced so …

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A Brief History of Camping: How America Found Its Favorite Pastime

The history of camping in America. How did it start?

How Did Camping Start? A Short History of Camping People have been camping since the early days of colonization in the Americas. From army camps to the shelters built by settlers when they reached the shores of the New World, camping has been a way of life for our ancestors. However, we’re here to learn …

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What to do if a Bear Enters Your Campsite… And Other Wildlife Safety Tips

Wildlife safety tips for your next camping trip.

The outdoors is one massive natural playground. But it isn’t just for humans. Animals live in natural habitats, and it’s important for us to remember that we are coming into their home. Every camper needs to know the right wildlife safety tips to stay safe in the great outdoors. Not only to keep us safe, …

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Can’t Decide Between a Cabin or Tent? We’re Here to Help

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Should You Rent a Cabin or Tent Camp? Deciding between a cabin or tent is like trying to pick between chocolate and vanilla ice cream. For some, it’s a no brainer either way, and for the rest of us, it’s a tough call because both are delicious. But unlike ice cream, with camping you can’t …

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Common Camping Symbols: A Rookie’s Handbook

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Common Camping Symbols For Beginners So you want to start camping. That’s a great decision! But before you go, there are some things you’ll need to know, and you can start with understanding the most common camping symbols. When you book your site online, you’ll notice a bunch of symbols and icons. These symbols will also …

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