camping

Finding the Perfect Campsite

Planning a camping trip and not sure where to begin? Check out my four tips to finding the perfect campsite for your next adventure…

Three Dangers to Avoid when Exploring the Wilderness

Exploring the wilderness has always been a popular pasttime. Even in the past decade, there has been a resurgence of interest and information regarding primitive survival skills. Whether it’s watching a reality-based survival show or simply taking a walk in the woods, people are asking themselves, “Would I know how to survive in the wild on my own?” Whether you are hiking, mountain biking, backpacking, rock climbing, or are simply someone who likes to immerse themselves in nature, knowing how to keep yourself alive and protected when exploring the wilderness is a critical skill…

A Hiker’s Guide to Packing a Backpack

This week’s post is written by guest writer Tonya Carroll. Tonya is a freelance writer and adventure blogger. Many thanks to Tonya for sharing this post with us. When it comes to backpacking, what you put in it will definitely have an impact on your adventure! This post will let you know what outdoor gear any hiker or adventurer should have in their backpack. If you are planning a hike, long-distance cycle, or a camping trip, you will definitely need some essential, quality gear to keep you out on the trail. The simple rule for backpacking is…

4 Tips for a Healthy and Safe Camping Trip

When we think of travel and adventure, we tend to automatically think of flights to overseas destinations, dipping in the pool, and relaxing on the beach. However, this is not the only vacation option available to you. There are plenty of alternative trips that you can consider. For example, camping is becoming an increasingly popular type of vacation because of its low cost, being easily incorporated into a weekend (rather than requiring time off work), and allowing us to immerse ourselves in nature. However, if you are planning a camping trip, it’s extremely important that you prioritize your health…