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Preparing for fall camping

Preparing for fall camping
Fall is one of the best times of the year for camping and hiking. The changing colors, crisp days, and cool nights are just a few of the reasons that…
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Should I Buy a Roto-Molded Cooler?

Should I Buy a Roto-Molded Cooler?
How often have you been fishing, camping or just relaxing at the beach and opened your cooler, only to discover that the ice you bought yesterday…
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Getting the Most Out of Fall Camping

Getting the Most Out of Fall Camping
Many people think of summer as camping season, but if you are prepared, going afield during fall is much more pleasurable. Early spring should be…
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5 Awesome RV Campsites in Minnesota

5 Awesome RV Campsites in Minnesota
One of the best ways to enjoy all the natural beauty that Minnesota has to offer is in the comfort of your RV. Not only do you get to commune with…
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10 Best Winter Cabin Camping Spots in Minnesota

10 Best Winter Cabin Camping Spots in Minnesota
Minnesota winters can be harsh, but they’re beautiful and should be experienced to their fullest. While tent camping is not the best idea…
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Setting up your campsite: Understanding the basics

Setting up your campsite: Understanding the basics
The end of the trail is near, at least for today. As you walk into your campsite and remove your pack from your back, the breeze feels good after a…
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Campfire Cooking: Food Tastes Better in the Outdoors

Campfire Cooking: Food Tastes Better in the Outdoors
When you’re out camping, the last thing you want to deal with is a messy and complicated meal. Especially because you don’t want to be…
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Must-have cold weather clothing

Must-have cold weather clothing
Vin T. Sparano, as excerpted from Complete Guide to Camping and Wilderness Survival When temperatures drop to zero degrees and below, your life…
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An essential tool: The hatchet

An essential tool: The hatchet
Vin T. Sparano, as excerpted from Complete Guide to Camping and Wilderness Survival HATCHETS Way back when trees were plentiful, many campers…
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Getting a fire started

Getting a fire started
Vin T. Sparano, as excerpted from Complete Guide to Camping and Wilderness Survival 1. CAMPFIRES To start a campfire, clear a site—always…
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The Necessities Every Camper Should Own

The Necessities Every Camper Should Own
Every time I go camping with friends, I learn a new trick or discover a piece of gear that makes life outdoors more comfortable. But there are some…
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Camping Done Right: 7 Essential Outdoor Stores in Minnesota

Camping Done Right: 7 Essential Outdoor Stores in Minnesota
Getting outside is a favorite pastime in the North Star State. And one of the best ways to dive deep into all that nature has to offer is camping.…
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Fall camping activities for children

Fall camping activities for children
In most areas, fall means crisp, pleasant days and cool, comfortable nights. It is a great time to introduce children to camping and outdoor…
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5 Beautiful Backpack Camping Spots in Minnesota

5 Beautiful Backpack Camping Spots in Minnesota
Hiking in to a campsite with everything you need on your back is a great way to take a break from everyday life and make a primal connection with…
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5 Perfect Fall Camping Spots in Minnesota

5 Perfect Fall Camping Spots in Minnesota
Autumn in Minnesota is gorgeous. One of the best ways to get out and enjoy what fall has to offer before winter arrives is to find a beautiful…
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