15 Tips For Camping With A Toddler

toddler at campsite

I have loved camping for as long as I can remember! I love being outside and surrounded by nature. There is something so relaxing and rejuvenating about spending time outside. Camping also gives you a break from your normal day to day life. It provides you with a completely different pace and allows you to …

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Tandem Kayaking For Beginners

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Tandem kayaking, as the name indicates, is kayaking as a couple or three people. For kayaking to be considered “tandem”, there should be at least two kayakers onboard. Tandem kayaking is an excellent way to spend some quality and fun time with your friends and family. If you have kids, tandem kayaking can be a …

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10 Fun Camping Activities for Kids

Kids camping

Camping can be a family and friend-oriented thing to do on the weekend and during breaks. This can be a chance to get the kids out of the house and to get off their electronics. What you don’t want, however, is for them to become bored on a trip that was meant to be fun. …

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What’s The Best Wood For Campfires?

firewood

Campfires are one of the most important elements of a camp. Campfires provide warmth, light, and a means to cook food.  They are also beneficial in helping to frighten off wild animals and repel insects with the smoke. Apart from knowing how to build a good campfire, everyone should be familiar with types of wood …

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Tent Camping Checklist With Free Printable PDF

camping checklist

One of the most important elements to a successful camping trip is planning. There’s nothing worse than being miles from home when you realize that you forgot that important something. This can happen whether you’re a beginning camper or experienced. We all have our forgetful moments. A checklist can help you plan and organize your packing …

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5 Poisonous Plants To Avoid Outdoors

Poison oak

Chances are you’ve come in contact with a poisonous plant outside at some point in your life, and it made your skin break out and itchy. It’s one thing for this to happen at home, but when it happens while on a camping adventure, it can make the rest of your trip miserable. Learning to …

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10 Tips For Making Tent Camping In The Rain Fun

tent in the rain

So you’ve planned the perfect camping trip with day-to-day activities that you and your family would enjoy but there’s just one problem – rain. The weather simply doesn’t always cooperate. If you’re on your first camping trip, don’t let foul weather leave a bad taste in your mouth. It’s not the end of the world …

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