What a great thing it is to be man, master of all we survey.With the new camping season upon us today is just taking some time to reflect on some of the stupidest camping mistakes we have made and which we have heard about. If you would like to share ...
September 20, 2017SCOTT
Backpacks are everywhere, and it's no wonder. They free our hands. They hold lots of stuff. They simply give us a sense of freedom in knowing that we can toss our things inside and go.However, a backpack is only as good as the materials that it is made out of. ...
September 20, 2017SCOTT
Walking in the Mountains has become one of today's most popular outdoor pursuits. Gone is the earlier image of a pastime for strangely dressed eccentric old people dressed in woolly hats, hobnail boots, corduroy trousers and tweed jackets. Modern outdoor clothing is actually a multi million pound business that often ...
September 18, 2017SCOTT
I'm willing to bet that your camping experience is only as good as your tent is. Think about it. If you have a tent that leaks and you wake up with everything in the tent all wet from the rain----then, most likely, you will not enjoy camping out. So, this ...
September 16, 2017SCOTT
Backpacking today is a lot easier and more fun then it was in the when it started. People are able to backpack with all the things they love from their homes, such as computers, phones and even watch TV on their trips. Due to all the latest technology like solar ...
September 14, 2017SCOTT
Everyone has thought about how they are going to propose at some point during their life. Usually the romantic dinner reservations at some fancy restaurant comes to mind. Well, that can be romantic but that does not mean it was very creative. Not very creative at all actually. A marriage ...
September 12, 2017SCOTT
In ancient time our civilization had not developed synthetic fabrics like we do it today. At that time leather was a precious material and used for clothes, bags, belts and like commodities. Among them leather backpacks were sturdier than other fabrics used. Till today it is consider as a heavy ...
September 10, 2017SCOTT
You tried, after that last hiking "incident" you swore it would never happen again. But who could have guessed that the rock would have been so slippery? Now, your best backpack is filthy, dirty both inside and out. And it's still sitting outdoors because of the spoiled food smells. What ...
September 8, 2017SCOTT
It is important to have the right outdoor camping equipment. People put together camping lists, so they are prepared, and have the best time camping. This is a good idea, because if you don't plan your trip right, you are going to end up miserable and may have to cut ...
September 6, 2017SCOTT
Dressing to survive in the outdoors starts with knowing what fabrics to wear. Different fabrics have radically different properties. Choosing the wrong type, or mixing clothing of different materials, can be disastrous! You may not be able to tell what a garment is made of by looking. A nice, fuzzy, thick ...
September 4, 2017SCOTT