How to Poop in the Woods: Your Guide to Camping Toilets

“How do I go to the bathroom while camping?” This is one of the most common camping related questions I hear. Of course, staying at a campground with pit toilets or flush toilets makes it easy....

The Best Winter Camping Gear for Cold Weather

Don’t go winter camping without the right winter camping gear. If you’re not adequately prepared for the winter weather, you’re likely in for a cold, wet, and all-around miserable trip. In addition to a warm sleeping...

The Best Tent Heaters for Winter Camping

A tent heater will help keep you warm while winter camping. Although a quality winter camping tent and cold-weather sleeping bag are most important, sometimes they're just not enough for the most frigid camping conditions. If you're struggling...

The Best Winter Sleeping Bags for Cold Weather Camping

Winter camping requires a top-quality winter sleeping bag. Alongside a 4-season winter tent, a cold weather sleeping bag rated for winter temperatures is your most important piece of winter camping gear. The best winter sleeping bag...
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The Best Winter Tents for Cold Weather Camping

Camping in the winter is much different than camping during the rest of the year. But it can be done. And you can have an enjoyable (and, most importantly, warm and cozy) time while doing...

112 of the Best Camping Gifts for Outdoor Lovers

Camping gifts can make the perfect present for any outdoor enthusiast! The outdoor recreation industry is always coming up with unique, convenient and sometimes wacky new gear options. And these innovations are always stepping up...

How to Set Up the Perfect Camping Shower for Every Situation

Staying clean while camping is tricky. If you’re not staying at a campground with showers, and don’t have an RV with a built-in shower, you might think there’s no easy solution to getting clean. Sure, this...

Camping Hygiene: Your Guide to Staying Clean While Camping

The minimalism of camping and backpacking is one of my favorite aspects of it. You leave the majority of your “things” behind at home, relying only on a small amount of outdoors equipment. There’s certainly not...

Amazon Prime Day’s Best Outdoor Deals

Who doesn't love a great deal? Amazon's Prime Day is a one-day global online shopping extravaganza! All sorts of products and devices go on sale throughout the day. It's like Black Friday or Cyber Monday,...

13 Camping Must Haves For The Family Camper

Want to learn more about the camping must haves that you saw today on Twin Cities Live? I've put together a list of all the camping gear that was featured today on the show along...