Camping

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Start a Campfire with These DIY Fire Starters

Getting a fire started can be a tough task. Make it a little easier on yourself with these DIY fire starters.

Is Summer 2021 America’s Hottest Summer Yet?

This summer has seen some intense heat waves. But have they been historic?


What is Heat Lightning … and Is It Dangerous?

Ever seen flashes in the sky on a hot day you can't quite explain? You might be witnessing what some...


7 Best Camping Furniture Pieces

See which furniture options are best for your camping needs!


Save on Outdoor Gear with Backcountry’s Big Summer Sale

Your outdoor adventure awaits! Save big on the gear you need during this major Backcountry sale. Don't miss major discounts...

8 Best Pop-Up Canopies of 2022

Stay shaded outside this summer with one of these great canopy options.


5 Best Hatchets and Axes of 2022

Looking to fell a tree or need a chopping tool for your next camping trip? Whatever the job, we've got...


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We Tried It: Thermacell Mosquito Repellent

If you're looking to keep mosquitoes away from your campsite or a backyard gathering, the Thermacell has you covered.


7 Best Generators for Powering Your RV

Choosing the right RV generator matters. Here are our recommendations based on power output, noise level and quality.


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RV Water Tanks: What To Know

Whether you're new to RV travel or a veteran of many excursions, basic knowledge of how the on-board water tanks...


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8 Outdoor Kitchen Island Ideas

These outdoor kitchen island ideas will help you create a beautiful and functional outdoor cooking space. There's one to fit...


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9 Best Outdoor Camping Kitchens

Wondering which camp kitchen to buy? We run down the best pop-up camp kitchens that bring the comforts of home...


Best Pop-Up Campers

Fulfill all your camping needs with these pop-up campers, perfect for your next outdoor adventure.

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6 Luxury Campers Best for Glamping

With no detail overlooked and no expense spared, these high-end campers put the glam in glamping.


The Best Camping Tent Heaters to Keep You Warm

Keep warm this camping season with one of these highly rated camping tent heaters available online.


Camping Checklist: What You Need for Survival

If you plan on camping or exploring the great outdoors, you have to be prepared. Here are the essential survival...


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10 Best Fire Starter Kits

Take these fire starter kits on your next camping trip to make lighting the campfire a breeze.


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Newcomer’s Guide To RV Camping

RV camping is a fun and affordable way to explore the great outdoors in comfort. Learn key insights from experienced...


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The 8 Best Sleeping Pads and Mattresses for Camping

After a day of pitching the tent in the woods, hiking or fishing, here are the best camping mattresses for...


6 Best Hammocks to Set Up at Your Campsite

Camping hammocks are a great way to bring a little relaxation with you on your next wilderness excursion.


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7 Large Camping Tents To Fit Your Whole Group

When you’re heading outdoors with the whole family or a bunch of friends, bring one of these large camping tents...


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How To Make a DIY BBQ Grill

If you don't feel like hauling the grill, or you just feel like roughing it a little, make this simple...

A Complete Checklist for Your Next Family Camping Trip

Nature calls! But before you head out, make sure you've got everything you need to enjoy your next camping trip.


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Camping for Beginners: Everything First-Timers Need to Know

Use these expert tips to get ready for your beginner camping trip.


5 Food Storage Tips for Camping Trips

How to keep your food supply safely stored while you're out camping in the wild.


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How To Set Up a Tent In 6 Simple Steps

Snap-together poles, sleek designs and built-in fasteners make modern tents quick to assemble.


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7 Best Kids Camping Tents

Give children a tent and watch their adventurous spirits grow. Here are seven kids camping tents we love.


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8 Best Family Camping Tents

Pack up and head out into the great outdoors with kids in tow. These top family camping tents provide shelter,...