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15 Tips for Camping in the Sand Like a Pro

15 Tips for Camping in the Sand Like a Pro

Beaches, dunes, and desert floors offer some amazingly unique experiences for campers, but they also have that one thing you’ll carry with you for days after you come home: sand. Like the stars in a smog-free sky, grains of sand are countless, small, and significantly more noticeable when a lot are concentrated in one area. Here are 15 tips for… Read more →

10 Stupid Camping Mistakes You Still Make

10 Stupid Camping Mistakes You Still Make

You would think after years or maybe even decades of camping we’d get really good at camping, making very few mistakes. Sure, we gained some skills and had a lot of fun, but we still tend to make mistakes, mistakes we know we shouldn’t be making. Here are 12 stupid and avoidable mistakes that we still make. Heck, you probably… Read more →

15 Uses for Bandanas That Could Save Your Life

15 Uses for Bandanas That Could Save Your Life

When you are in a life or death situation you have to find the value hidden in every single thing that you have. A bandana is a great example of a camping survival tool. A simple item to have with you while camping, but when things take a turn for the worse, the bandana becomes a valuable and flexible item…. Read more →

Backpacking into Sykes Hot Springs in Big Sur

Backpacking into Sykes Hot Springs in Big Sur

For one of my dear friend’s birthday, she requested a camping trip to Big Sur (the Sykes Mineral Springs). However, this wasn’t your typical camping adventure. This was a carry all of your belongings, hike ten miles in the heat, camp along a river with four dogs and nine people, and then hike back out the next day kind of trip…. Read more →

Dehydration: Everything You Need To Know

Dehydration: Everything You Need To Know

When engaging in any outdoor activity, staying hydrated is always an important concern. When you’re in a situation with limited sources of water, like the ones many hikers and backpackers frequently encounter, hydration is even more crucial. Here, we’ll cover everything you need to know about dehydration, including exactly what it is, why it occurs, what you can do to… Read more →

5 Safety Tips for Kids at the Campsite

5 Safety Tips for Kids at the Campsite

A new world opens up at the campsite. Kids become engrossed in the massive world they find themselves in. It’s so different from their normal life, they cannot help but get swept up. While this world is adorned with beauty and excitement, it has comes with many dangers. Preparing kids for safety and success starts with you. Here are some… Read more →