Camping Gear

Best Basic Camping Chairs

Best Basic Camping Chairs

Sierra Designs

Outdoor travel with Sierra Designs Meteor Lite tent

By Amy / February 23, 2021 /

While we can all hope travel is slowly getting back to normal, in the meantime, this spring and summer promises to be another outdoor-centric travel season. I love air travel and international adventure, but I plan to take advantage of camping, road tripping, and #vanlife this year, just as I did last year. We needed…

Read More

Outdoor adventure-ready accessories from EcoVessel

By Amy / February 16, 2021 /

For many of us, 2021 is going to be all about the outdoors: camping, hiking, and outdoor dining. EcoVessel comes alongside very nicely, with a wide variety of beverage and food storage containers that perform well without extra weight, bulk, or waste. The Transit: This mug comes with a beautiful thing: a lid! It has…

Read More
Eureka Ignite Camp Stove

Be the Camp Chef with Eureka Ignite Camp Stove

By Jill / February 12, 2021 /

Whether you’re waiting for after the pandemic winter to get outside camping, or you live in a place where it’s easy to camp through even the cooler seasons, you should take a moment to think about your camp chow. You like hot meals, right? Why not make it easier on yourself to have the food…

Read More

Sierra Designs Down Moc slippers = work at home bliss

By Amy / February 9, 2021 /

I’ve been working from home for the last decade, but as a travel and gear writer, I’ve always broken up the at-home monotony with plenty of work trips. Now, I see the same four walls all. the. time. Small comforts make all the difference, and when I find a product that excels during the work-from-home…

Read More
Big Agnes Big House 4

Get Ready for Camping Season with Big Agnes Big House 4

By Jill / February 5, 2021 /

Whether you’re a regular camper or you just need to get out of the house after months of pandemic, tents have been hard to come by. Everyone wants to get away for a little while.   Last spring and summer, my daughter spent four months in a 6-person tent in our backyard. All that space…

Read More
Alpine Start Instant Coffee

Easy Access to Coffee Any Time with Alpine Start Instant Coffee

By Jill / January 29, 2021 /

I don’t have a very good record with instant coffee. One time, a friend and I ordered a pot of room-service coffee because the room had only instant coffee. Sure, if I have no other option, I’ll embrace it and treat it as a simple caffeine-delivery device. And until now, I haven’t been happy with…

Read More

GCI Outdoor Pod Rocker chair for camping comfort

By Amy / January 19, 2021 /

Without a doubt, this is the year of outdoor-focused travel. Whether you’re car camping, #vanlife-ing it, road tripping, or just enjoying day trips to outdoor areas near your home, the GCI Outdoor Pod Rocker chair is the perfect accessory. Packable yet substantial, this folding camp chair will have you relaxing in luxury, especially if you’re…

Read More

Big Agnes Deep Creek tarp for winter camping comfort

By Amy / January 12, 2021 /

Tis the season of winter car camping and van camping. If you’re living the #vanlife or RV life, you know how important it can be to extend your outdoor space. A large, high-quality tarp is an item that can be invaluable in the colder winter months, allowing for year-round camping, and can extend your summer…

Read More

Perfect stocking stuffer for campers: Rapid Rope review

By Amy / December 8, 2020 /

Rapid Rope is one of those great ideas I’m kicking myself for not thinking of! Recently featured on Shark Tank, Rapid Rope is just that: it’s a can of ready-t0-unspool rope that you can utilize on demand, in whatever amount you need, when you need it. It stays organized and neat in its can when…

Read More

BTR Stool for Every Outdoor Activity

By Leah Guill / December 7, 2020 /

Oh boys and girls do we have the travel stool for you! Hillsound is breaking into the compact stool world like Beyonce at the Grammys so make sure you pay attention. The incredibly lightweight 7001 aluminum tripod stool is masterfully crafted to ensure it has a permanent place in your travel gear. The 17″ BTR…

Read More