Camping Gear

Beautiful, soft wool from Wuru Wool

Wūru Wool: Organic Comfort for all Seasons

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KAVU: Function and Irresistible Prints

Rumpl Helinox chair

Perfect for winter in the outdoors: Rumpl Ground Cover and Helinox Chair

High Sierra

Sierra Designs outdoor gear for the new year

Vargo BOT

Stocking stuffers for the outdoors-lover: Vargo BOT 700 and funnel flask

8K Flexwarm Jacket

8K Flexwarm Has Perfected Stylish Warmth

Scree from Mystery Ranch

Mystery Ranch- The Scree Backpack

Sanuk Puff N Chill in Dark Olive

Sanuk Puff N Chill- Warmth for Him and Her

BottleKeeper Standard 2.0

BottleKeeper: Warm Beer is No More!

Fly Creek

Lightweight backpacking with Big Agnes Fly Creek HV

Pelican Dayventure backpack cooler: ready-made for outdoor adventure

By Amy / August 20, 2019 / 0 Comments

This seems to be the summer of the soft-sided cooler…I’ve seen them everywhere. My favorite by far are the backpack designs, so that I can be hands-free to carry more gear to the lake, river, or campsite. I’ve found soft-sided coolers to be winning in the road trip department as well, as they’re easy to…

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Grayl GEOPRESS purifier for backcountry and travel

By Amy / August 13, 2019 / 0 Comments

My son recently traveled for three weeks through Indonesia. Then, I traveled across the Eastern Sierra in California. Vastly different places, but we had something in common: we both utilized the water treatment system that is the Grayl GEOPRESS Purifier. My Grayl in the wild. We both needed purified water during our trips; he didn’t…

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2019 Wigwam Socks

By Leah Guill / August 1, 2019 / 0 Comments

Let’s talk about socks! I have been searching for durable socks that could keep up with me and my many adventures. I was lucky enough to have two pairs of Wigwam socks show up just in time for my Belize, Costa Rica trip! This trip was going to be packed with fly fishing on sand…

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Kelty Folding Cooler and Bestie Blanket

By Amy / July 30, 2019 / 0 Comments

It’s summer lake, beach and pool season, plus road trip and festival time. Soon, tailgating will be added to the mix. We’ve been reviewing cooler options, including this offering from Kelty. Kelty Folding Cooler:  This camp cooler comes in a 25L or a 45L, and allows you to bypass the price tag of a hard…

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titan roto cooler

Arctic Zone coolers for summer travel

By Amy / July 16, 2019 / 0 Comments

We’re in the heart of the outdoor travel season here in North America, and in my household, our array of coolers are in full swing. This month, I tried out two offerings from Arctic Zone, the  Titan Roto cooler and the Titan backpack cooler. Here’s what I discovered, and how they compare to comparable coolers…

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Zenbivy Bed for all Your Camping Adventures

By Leah Guill / June 20, 2019 / 0 Comments

Camping with our family and making memories has always been a goal for us. But what happens when you are out in the wilderness, enjoying nature and not able to sleep. That combination makes for one angry momma bear. After reading about the Zenbivy 2-piece design, I was excited to trial the hybrid sleeping bag…

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Headsweats Keeps You Cool and Covered

By Leah Guill / June 16, 2019 / 0 Comments

With the recent studies being published on the absorption rate of sunscreens, it is no wonder why we are searching for alternatives. Headsweats has always been a go-to brand for me. Their hats are incredibly comfortable and provide the relief from the sun that we crave. This season, Headsweats is introducing a new Ultra band.…

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Klymit Moon Dog Bed

Keep Your Pup Pal Comfy With Klymit Moon Dog Bed

By Jill / May 24, 2019 / 0 Comments

When you go camping, does your canine best friend take over your inflatable sleeping pad, leaving you on the hard ground? Dogs aren’t always the most thoughtful sleepers, often preferring the most comfortable spot for themselves. And even when your pup doesn’t steal your cushion, you want to make sure he’s as comfortable as possible.…

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GSI Outdoors Has Done It Again! Add These Two to Your Camping Set.

By Leah Guill / May 23, 2019 / 0 Comments

Welcome back fellow campers! We are excited to announce two new favorites from GSI Outdoors! We have been field testing the GSI Outdoors Gourmet Griddle and the ESCAPE 2L Collapsible Pot and are excited to share our findings and gear opinion with you. Gourmet Griddle Weighing in at only 2lbs, the Gourmet Griddle is your…

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Zenbivy Light Bed for summer camping comfort

By Amy / May 21, 2019 / 0 Comments

Ready for a brand new take on an outdoor sleep system? The Zenbivy light bed is essentially a zipperless sleeping bag that can transform between quilt, mummy bag, and rectangular bag, depending on your mood, the weather and terrain, or your standard preference of sleeping position. The Zenbivy Light Bed is a two-piece sleeping system…

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