camping under 18 with friends

Can You Go Camping Under 18?

Camping is really fun for the entire family, but sometimes kids want to go camping without their parents. If kids are responsible and old enough, it’s really a great learning experience. What can really be … Read more

How to poop in the snow when hiking

How to Poop in the Woods… in Winter

If you’re in the woods for more than a day, chances are you’ll need to know the business of doing your business, that is, knowing how to poop in the woods. All crappy jokes aside, … Read more

Winter camping food - nachos on cast iron skillet

Winter Camping Foods

Food is one of the most important and fun parts of camping. Well, at least the eating part. Now, if you’re car camping or camping in a cabin, you can pretty much bring anything you … Read more

Different kinds of snowshoes

How to Pick the Right Snowshoes

Though many people enjoy hiking during the warmer months, there seems to be a precipitous drop-off as soon as winter arrives. One of the main reasons for that is snow; while it might be easy … Read more

Crampons on mountain

How To Choose Crampons

For climbing steep icy areas or crossing open summits, crampons will be necessary. If you are doing lighter winter travel, other traction devices such as Microspikes may be better suited. Before you go out and buy … Read more