Archive for November, 2011

Selecting A Lightweight Tent

Selecting A Lightweight Tent

| November 30, 2011 | Reply

Why use lightweight and ultralight tents? Because a heavy tent is one of the biggest obstacles to lightweight backpacking. You have to cut the weight of the “big three” (shelter, backpack and sleeping bag) to really go light. How do you choose one, though? Start by asking yourself the following questions: 1. Are you claustrophobic? […]

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FOX XC Race Hydration Pack, Black

FOX XC Race Hydration Pack, Black

| November 29, 2011 | 3 Replies

FOX XC Race Hydration Pack, Black 68 oz (2L) reservoir Durable 600D polyester main body fabric Small zippered stash pocket External elastic shock cord storage system A solid pack at a great price. List Price: $ 39.95 Price:

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Night Hiking And Backpacking Ideas

Night Hiking And Backpacking Ideas

| November 27, 2011 | Reply

What do you do when you need to be home instead of backpacking? Dream up new ways to backpack and new ideas for backpacking gear. Here are some of my most recent backpacking ideas for products and techniques. New Backpacking Ideas – Products Swamp cooler t-shirt. This is for hot desert hiking. Just soaking your […]

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Nathan HPL #020 2.0 Liter Men’s 2-Liter Hydration Race Vest (Flint Grey)

Nathan HPL #020 2.0 Liter Men’s 2-Liter Hydration Race Vest (Flint Grey)

| November 26, 2011 | 3 Replies

Nathan HPL #020 2.0 Liter Men’s 2-Liter Hydration Race Vest (Flint Grey) 3-way Propulsion Harness; vertically adjustable sternum strap 2 liter hydration bladder with filter-compatible screw-top closure and bite valve Twin front holsters for carbo-gel and/or GPS Two zippered rear compartments and zippered front pocket Weighs 14 ounces; one size fits all 3-way Propulsion Harness; […]

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EK Success Sticko Camp Stickers

EK Success Sticko Camp Stickers

| November 26, 2011 | Reply

EK Success Sticko Camp Stickers From sticko Offers an assortment of designs in a variety of materials, sizes, colors and shapes Acid and lignin free These Camp stickers feature cute icons including a canoe, raccoon, sleeping bag, backpack, campfire, s’mores, horse, poison ivy, hot dog and marshmallow. Perfect for scrapbooks, cards, notebook covers – almost […]

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How To Better Enjoy The Great Outdoors

How To Better Enjoy The Great Outdoors

| November 25, 2011 | Reply

You love nature and the outdoors. How can you get the very most from it, though? In a world where there seems to be more concrete than dirt, it can be rather challenging to even get out into the outdoors life. That means that you need to make the most out of what you have […]

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Teton Sports Celsius XXL 0-Degree Sleeping Bag (Olive Green,Right Zip)

Teton Sports Celsius XXL 0-Degree Sleeping Bag (Olive Green,Right Zip)

| November 24, 2011 | 3 Replies

Teton Sports Celsius XXL 0-Degree Sleeping Bag (Olive Green,Right Zip) Oversized sleeping bag designed to fit one person comfortably or two people snugly Attaches to second bag via left and right side zippers; 0 degree F temperature rating Soft cotton flannel liner with SuperLoft Elite hollow fiber insulation for warmth Internal storage pocket for keys, […]

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Hiking Tips For A Fun Outdoor Adventure

Hiking Tips For A Fun Outdoor Adventure

| November 23, 2011 | Reply

When you are camping, one of the most fun things you can do is go on a hike. It is great exercise; you can enjoy the outdoors, and you can see beautiful scenery. However, there are some dangers to hiking and you should be prepared for all events in order to remain safe and ensure […]

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Sleeping bags & pads: a guide to finding the right sleeping bag for your style of camping.(2006 GEAR GUIDE: SLEEPING BAGS)(Buyers guide): An article from: Camping Life

Sleeping bags & pads: a guide to finding the right sleeping bag for your style of camping.(2006 GEAR GUIDE: SLEEPING BAGS)(Buyers guide): An article from: Camping Life

| November 21, 2011 | Reply

Sleeping bags & pads: a guide to finding the right sleeping bag for your style of camping.(2006 GEAR GUIDE: SLEEPING BAGS)(Buyers guide): An article from: Camping Life This digital document is an article from Camping Life, published by Thomson Gale on May 1, 2006. The length of the article is 1593 words. The page length […]

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Camping Tent Footprints   Selecting The Right One

Camping Tent Footprints Selecting The Right One

| November 20, 2011 | Reply

Most people who camp frequently know they need a weather resistant floor in their tents. Usually, this knowledge is learned the hard way through experience. What are tent footprints and how to select the right one? One might assume that a tent they just purchased comes with a built-in floor. In fact, many tents do […]

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Camelbak Aurora 70 oz Hydration Pack, Black Daisies

Camelbak Aurora 70 oz Hydration Pack, Black Daisies

| November 19, 2011 | 3 Replies

Camelbak Aurora 70 oz Hydration Pack, Black Daisies S-curve women’s harness Organizer pocket for bike essentials Reflectivity Shorter pack profile fits well on smaller torsos. The women’s specific design for 2+ hours on the bike with cargo. List Price: $ 59.00 Price: More Hydration Pack Products

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9 Essential Hiking Equipment Tips Before Hitting The Trails

9 Essential Hiking Equipment Tips Before Hitting The Trails

| November 18, 2011 | Reply

There is nothing worse than getting miles away from civilization and encountering an emergency you are not prepared for. Whether you’re lost with no food, caught in an unexpected rain, or in pain from poor footwear, hiking without the right equipment is never a fun experience. Your gear will vary depending on what type of […]

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The Family Camping Guide: How To Go Camping With Your Family and Have The Time Of Your Life!

The Family Camping Guide: How To Go Camping With Your Family and Have The Time Of Your Life!

| November 17, 2011 | Reply

The Family Camping Guide: How To Go Camping With Your Family and Have The Time Of Your Life! And here’s just some of what’s inside… Why go camping as a family? Here are five reasons you may not have thought of for why it’s absolutely your best choice (you can use these to convince those […]

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Northstar Tactical Deluxe Hydration Carrier (Coyote)

Northstar Tactical Deluxe Hydration Carrier (Coyote)

| November 14, 2011 | 3 Replies

Northstar Tactical Deluxe Hydration Carrier (Coyote) Works with most hydration bladders Heavy Duty design can attach to a pack MOLLE universal strapping and 2 D RINGS Metal grommet drain with right or left hose exit. Easy to attache to most tactical equipment and is M.O.L.L.E compatible MOLLE Systems, MOdular Lightweight Load-carrying Equipment. Northstar products come […]

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Canine Hardware Travel Dog Bed

Canine Hardware Travel Dog Bed

| November 12, 2011 | 3 Replies

Canine Hardware Travel Dog Bed Machine washable Breathable for quick dry out Soft to the touch, quality construction Portable stuff sack included Bed dimensions: 30 in. x 39 in. The convenient, easy care Travel Bed is perfect for hunting trips, camping trips, or vacations with your canine friends. The Travel Bed is completely machine washable, […]

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The Best Backpacking Trips In America

The Best Backpacking Trips In America

| November 12, 2011 | Reply

Backpacking is a great way to enjoy nature up close and is a very affordable way to see unique places that can’t be reached in a car. There are thousands of different trails and locations for backpacking trips of various difficulty all across the world and several of the best backpacking trips are in the […]

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Rothco Camouflage Outdoorsman Rucksack

Rothco Camouflage Outdoorsman Rucksack

| November 11, 2011 | 6 Replies

Rothco Camouflage Outdoorsman Rucksack Color: Camouflage Size: 19″ x 13″ x 8″ Two Side Pockets Pocketed Lid Adjustable Padded Canvas Shoulder Straps Features 19″ x 13″ x 8″ TWO SIDE POCKETS POCKETED LID TWO INCH WAISTBELT ADJUSTABLE HEAVY CANVAS SHOULDER STRAPS List Price: $ 38.49 Price: New CUSCUS 3200ci Army 3 Day Assault Camping Hiking […]

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27 Watts 5500K Color corrected Day Light Fluorescent Lamp Photo Bulb – 2 Pack

27 Watts 5500K Color corrected Day Light Fluorescent Lamp Photo Bulb – 2 Pack

| November 11, 2011 | 3 Replies

27 Watts 5500K Color corrected Day Light Fluorescent Lamp Photo Bulb – 2 Pack 27 Watts Energy Saving Fluorescent Lamp Bulb Color Corrected 5500 Kelvin daylight Photo Bulb 1800 Lumens CRI 90 Life Span up to 10,000 Hours This is a fluorescent 27 watts energy saving daylight photo bulb (5500 Kelvin temp.). This Fluorescent lamp […]

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Hiking Basics

Hiking Basics

| November 11, 2011 | Reply

Gear up for an exhilarating day in the great outdoors. Whether you’re a beginner or a veteran hiker, being prepared and following a few hiking basics can help make your adventure as safe as it is sensational. You don’t have to be a professional hiker to fully enjoy a hiking adventure. Hiking basics begin with […]

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How To Prepare For A Camping Trip

How To Prepare For A Camping Trip

| November 10, 2011 | Reply

Camping is a great outdoor activity that can be enjoyed both by couples, a group of friends or by the entire family. The following are some tips for beginners about how to prepare for their camping trip. Most first-time campers usually being their foray into camping as tent campers or car campers since all their […]

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