Camping is an elective outdoor recreational activity. Generally held, participants leave developed areas to spend time outdoors in more natural ones in pursuit of activities providing them enjoyment. ...
Reader Submissions: Best Campsites in America - Gear Patrol
We asked and you responded. These are the best campsites and campgrounds in America as chosen by Gear Patrol readers.
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A First Timer's Guide To Great American Backpacking Treks
These five great US hiking trails — in Arizona, California, Oregon, Wyoming and Montana — will allow you to challenge yourself and reconnect with nature.
Experts Weigh in on Favorite Camping/Hiking Spots! - Florida Outdoors RV
Avid hikers and campers from all over weighed in on their favorite camping and hiking spots in this article!
5 Common Backpacking Mistakes That Can Cost You Your Life | Sierra Trading Post Blog
You can't plan for everything you might experience on a backpacking trip but you can prepare yourself for these common backpacking mistakes that can put you
Backpacking in Linville, NC | USA Today
More than 50 miles of hiking trails wind their way through the rugged landscape of North Carolina's Linville Gorge, making this designated wilderness area one of the state's prime backpacking ...
Kitchen Hacks - How to Make An Omelet in a Bag
In this video, we'll show you how to make a quick and easy breakfast that won't leave you with much clean up. We mix the eggs with cheese, bell peppers, ham and a few extra ingredients directly in a r...
A New “Drinkable Book” Has Pages That Turn Raw Sewage Into Drinking Water
As many as 358 million people in sub-Saharan Africa do not have reliable access to drinking water. Now, researchers have come up with a book on water safety whose pages can be used to filter water. Tr...
Gidget Retro Teardrop Camper
Gidget Retro Teardrop Camper She's retro and cute, Australian custom designed and owned but there's so much more to Gidget... • custom slide-out, patent pending, unique world-wide • designed to be tow...
The Bizarre Use of Banana Peels for Your Survival Water
Contaminated water is deadly. How do you filter it without charcoal or other means? What about banana peels?
B-and-Bee proposes stackable sleeping cells for festivals
This modular honeycomb of wooden cells proposes alternative accommodation for people avoiding music festivals because they don't enjoy sleeping in tents.
You Can Bring This Mother of All Swiss Army Knives to a Gunfight
Behold the Mother of All Swiss Army Knives that you can actually bring to a gunfight ... and win! The knife has 100 functions, including every types of blades imaginable. It has a serrated blade, dagg...
The Backpacking Light Wilderness Trekking School teaches lightweight camping, hiking, backpacking, trekking, packrafting, long distance hiking, thru-hiking, ...
Backpacker or backpackers may refer to:
A campsite or camping pitch is a place used for overnight stay in the outdoors. In UK English a campsite is an area, usually divided into a number of pitches, where people can camp overnight using ten...
Recreational vehicle
A recreational vehicle (RV) is, in North America, the usual term for a motor vehicle or trailer equipped with living space and amenities found in a home. Several definitions exist for RVs and vary by ...
Summer camp
Summer camp is a supervised program for children or teenagers conducted during the summer months in some countries. Children and adolescents who attend summer camp are known as campers.The traditional...
A tent is a shelter consisting of sheets of fabric or other material draped over, attached to a frame of poles or attached to a supporting rope. While smaller tents may be free-standing or attached to...
A First Timer's Guide To Great American Backpacking Treks
These five great US hiking trails — in Arizona, California, Oregon, Wyoming and Montana — will allow you to challenge yourself and reconnect with nature.
Lillian Alling
Lillian Alling was an Estonian immigrant [1] from Russia who tried to return to Russia from New York, USA mostly on foot.
The following is an excerpt from Calvin Rutstrum's The New Way of the Wild...
Sleeping bag
A sleeping bag is a protective "bag" for a person to sleep in, essentially a blanket that can be closed with a zipper or similar means, and functions as a bed in situations where a bed is unavailable...
Roof tent
A roof tent is an accessory which may be fitted to the roof of a motor vehicle which allows the users to sleep in relative safety and comfort above the vehicle, and leaves the internal load-space free...
Butterfly knife
A butterfly knife, also known as a balisong or fan knife, is a folding pocket knife with two handles counter-rotating around the tang such that, when closed, the blade is concealed within grooves in t...