Primer to winter camping

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Many campers tend to think of camping as a summer- and fall-only activity. However, the winter offers  a unique perspective on most outdoor activities and familiar trails and camping areas. The woods are quieter and the trails are usually less crowded, but there are several things to consider before you set off on a snow-covered…

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Staff Wishlist: Rick Stowe

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Contributor Rick Stowe is an old school outdoorsman through and through, and his wishlist couldn’t be a more accurate reflection of that. To us, Rick’s wishlist picks embody a perfect camping trip, complete with the right tools and wearables for an enjoyable adventure.  (Be sure to check out his article about winter camping, part of…

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6 camping apps

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A true outdoorsman/woman sacrifices technology to enjoy the Great Outdoors. But sometimes we can’t deny that having a smartphone around while you’re packing up the truck or exploring the mountains sure makes some tasks easier. So before you hit the trails without your gadget in tow, give these apps a spin. Camping Trip Planner Few things…

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