For a long time, I was always taught, by my father, to save as much money as humanly possible. This meant fixing things when they break, instead of buying new ones and fixing them yourself instead of taking them to a shop.
The same goes for shoes – if the sole breaks off, just glue it back on and keep going. Yes, even when you’re in the wilderness. It’s much easier and cheaper than carrying a second pair, I’ll tell you that!
So, today I’ll be talking about how to find the best glue for shoes on the market, how to use it and I’ll review some of the best products around.
I have been in and out of scenarios where I needed a cooler to keep some of my edible items cool for a long period of time. This could be for packing a bag for lunch, bringing beverages and meats home from the market or it could be something more complicated such as planning for a long camping trip in the great outdoors. The one common theme about coolers is that they keep your items cool until they’re ready for consumption.
We don’t want to be a sexist, but let’s admit it: girls are pretty picky at almost everything! And for a boy or girl scout, getting packed and prepared is needed; but then again, preparing is more complicated if you’re a girl.
When you let your daughters go camping, you let her develop her sense of independence through exploring and experiencing new things. Learning new and helpful life hacks in the wilderness can encourage her to be more self sufficient and resourceful. Through this experience, she will grow smarter, utterly responsible, and diligent.
In this article, we’ll help you look for the best assisted opening knife in the market. I will discuss the advantages of owning one. I will also discuss the different blade edge options available before finally getting into the specific models that are worth investing in.
Since moving to the USA, my cousins (who live in Oklahoma) and I would talk about going camping on the mountains. We decided to do it this weekend and I was assigned to food detail. The easiest part was we were car camping, so we just loaded and brought all sorts of gear, coolers, and all the bottles of beer we want.
Don’t be fooled by the term “car camping”; it doesn't mean that you just pull up to the campsite and just sleep on the car. Instead of camping in the mountains with only what you can carry, you can pack as much as you want as long as it fits in your car.
Purchasing a water filter bottle is so convenient nowadays because it provides modern water filtration right in the palm of your hands. Very portable, these water bottles include filter materials which are manufactured directly into the bottle itself.
These powerful filter materials can purify water from the most harmful sources which is very efficient in removing bacteria, particles, and other harmful microorganisms while at the same time giving fresh water to quench your thirst.
Want to find out what are the best filter bottle water of 2018? Scroll down for out top 5 picks!
Do you love to go camping? Sitting by an open fire while enjoying the scenery of the great outdoors with the company of your loved ones is such a humbling experience. Likewise, relaxing on your lightweight backpacking chair at the shore, letting the waves touch your toes is utterly satisfying. The latter always makes me want to ask. “hey boss! Care to approve my leave? I want to go camping!”.
Most backpacking chairs nowadays have a reputation for being awkward, bulky and heavy. The average backpacking chair can weigh up to 12 lbs or more! You certainly won’t want to bring that kind chair.
On the other hand, if you decide to buy the thinner, wobblier option, either your back hurts after just 15 minutes of sitting or it usually falls apart over a short duration of use.
Fear not my outdoorsy friends! Nowadays, technology has caught up with the old style of backpacking chair and modelled them into the chair of your dreams. You can now find cotton-light chairs that are durable, strong and especially, comfortable… some chairs can even weigh as low as 20 ounces!
Here are our contenders for the best lightweight backpacking chairs of 2018.
Indoor/outdoor rugs have become famous in the past years as companies have found ways to incorporate weatherproof materials into gorgeous, useful rugs - especially for camping rugs.
Now you can dress up your tent with pattern and color, as well as using these outside for campfires, picnics, or just resting. No need to worry about it getting torn or ripped off because of the elements in the environment!
Here is our 5 best camping rugs for 2018.
It’s always up to a debate that Missouri is one of the very best states to go camping in
the U.S. With its numerous waterways, beautiful landscapes, and miles of nature, there
are seemingly endless options available to camp here.
For the last 4 years, we’ve been living and camping in Missouri. Now we live in the
Northern part of Kentucky but we’re just an hour away from the Missouri/Kentucky
border, making some of the best places to camp in Missouri and some of the parks
we’ve visited through the years accessible to us still.
When going outside of Jefferson, which is the capital of Missouri, you’ll find some
amazing state parks with caves, boulders, cliffs, and rivers. The geography of Missouri
is filled with diverse landscapes and breathtaking views that you should experience at
some point in life.
Ever gone on a camping or hiking trip alone? It’s not very fun (at least for some) and can be a little scary too. That being said, I tried bringing my dog along once, but I had problems halfway -- he’s too little and I found it difficult to carry him along with my other stuff.
So I did my research and asked some of my friends then they recommend using a dog backpack carrier.
If you thought carriers are for babies, think again. You’ll be able to place your dog in a carrier and take them hiking or even through daily activities if you’re really attached to your pooch with the very hand dog carrier. Hiking carriers are like backpacks where you can place at your back or chest.
So today, we're going to show you 5 of the best dog backpack carriers for hiking. We’ll talk about features you might want to keep an eye on and reviews on the best carriers available in the market.