So, you know a thing or two about camping. You’re what you’d call a self-proclaimed expert in some ways because of all the time you’ve spent in nature. Congratulations! We want to commend you on being awesome. In today’s digital world, it’s easy to spend more time indoors than you do outdoors. By conscientiously making […]

One of the most amazing things about camping is how educational the entire experience can be. Where else do you have access to a wealth of natural resources than in the Great Outdoors? Subjects such as botany, science, animals, conservation, health, and even astronomy await your children if you play the role of teacher while […]

If you love Instagram and camping, you’re in for a pleasant surprise. There is a world full of people, like you, who take adventuring seriously. By following their social media accounts, you get a glimpse inside their world and the places they’ve traveled to and camped at.  You’re then able to fuel your own adventures […]

If you’ve been camping before, you’ve likely sung around a campfire, roasted marshmallows, and learned the best way to sleep in a sleeping bag especially if it is cold outdoors. You may have not, however, known what it feels like to document your experience around camp either by drawing, photographing or writing about what you […]

There is no place where stars become your night lights more than the campsite you’ve chosen to visit. It’s among the greatest experiences to connect with nature. If you’re new to the pastime, don’t worry. You don’t need special training or equipment to fully appreciate the night sky. In fact, you can do it easily […]

Outdoor pests are a nuisance. They invade your space and make it uncomfortable to camp. Knowing how to deal with bugs and rodents while sleeping under the stars is key as it improves the overall environment that you’re camping in. You’ll be able to rest easier knowing that you won’t be bitten by an army […]

If you’ve ever traveled to a campsite and found it messed up by the last campers that spent time there, you know just how frustrating it can be. There’s nothing more disrespectful than treating the planet like a garbage can. Even though you don’t leave trash behind whenever you camp, you may be doing things […]

Transcendentalist Henry David Thoreau penned Walden in 1854 after living a period of two years, two months, and two days of solitude in a cabin he built. The location was on Walden Pond near Concord, Massachusetts which remains a popular tourist attraction visited by people from all around the world. Walden is packed full of […]