Camping in the Rain: Every Tip, Trick and Hack You Need To Know

If you're not prepared for it, rain can absolutely ruin an otherwise amazing camping trip. Wet gear, water in your tent, fires that won't light and more will leave you with a cold desire...

15 Camping Gifts for the High-Tech Camper in Your Life

Ah, camping. The serenity, nature, the removal from society… a little time in the woods can be great for slowing down and clearing your head. But let’s be honest: many campers enjoy the experience...

Identify These Biting, Stinging Threats at the Campsite

Surprisingly, the clash between humans and animals rarely ends in human death. The stats of humans killed by animal attacks, bites or stings are incredibly low. Now, data like this may give a false...

Survival Camping Woodsman Course: Identifying Useful Trees

Whether we are talking about healing, feeding or sheltering us, or even just pleasing our eyes, trees are a huge part of the camping experience. When setting up camp we also must consider the...

Poisonous Plants You Need to Know About

My 5-year-old can identify poison ivy. This isn't a braggadocios statement. It is his understanding of this plant that has brought to my attention how many people are ignorant of this knowledge. There are...

Finding the Best Wild Edibles No Matter Where You Are

The next time you are setting up tent poles and emptying out your backpack remember that you are surrounded by wild foods. It is only our ignorance that separates us from that food. Now,...
Camping Survival Kit

How To Create The Ultimate Camping Survival Kit

Like with any other area in life, disaster can strike while you're out camping. Maybe you end up getting lost in the woods, you suffer an injury preventing you from hiking out, your canoe drifts...

Triangulating Your Position in the Wilderness

Survival Camping Land Navigation Amid the incredible tech being put into clothing, tents, hammocks, boots, backpacks and various other gadgets, it's easy to forget about the humble compass. If you plan on creating a little...

Campsite Safety in the Backcountry

There is no greater camping experience than hitting the backcountry. Heading off a trail in search of your own campsite is the true camping experience. The antithesis of pulling up to a campsite and...
Starting A Fire and Creating A Shelter

Wilderness First Aid Basics: Surviving Injury In The Outdoors

You may be carrying a basic first aid kit in your pack and that is a great practice. Still, you are venturing off into the wild. Depending on your adventure you may be miles...