Four Key Benefits of Outdoor Activities

March 5, 2019

Nothing compares to the fresh air and quality time with friends and family that’s with outdoor activities. The change of scenery is fantastic when out paddle boarding, rock climbing, scuba diving, or spin fishing…and these are just a few of the many options for outdoor enjoyment. Here are four benefits of outdoor activities and reasons […]

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The Big Three of Backpacking

February 22, 2019

A spring approaches, thousands of would-be thru-hikers are making their final decisions about what gear to take on their months-long journey. Generally speaking, the Big Three gear pieces of any backpacking adventure consist of: your shelter, your sleeping system and your backpack. If the combined weight of those three pieces of gear is 12 pounds […]

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What You Need to Start Dutch Oven Cooking

January 28, 2019

Cast iron cooking has been around for centuries. Throughout the history of our country, from the colonists who fought for independence to the settlers pushing west, the durable and dependable Dutch oven was there. Even today it remains of staple of outdoor cooking for Scouters, campers, expedition guides and RVers. Cast iron is durable (handed […]

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The Ultimate Rock Climbing Guide For Beginners

January 16, 2019

Rock climbing is one of the best activities you can take part in if you’re looking for fun, fitness and a boost of adrenaline. Although rock climbing is often viewed as a sport for daredevils, it can be enjoyed by just about anyone. We’ve compiled this guide to get you started on your rock climbing […]

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The Importance of Adventure Clothing

November 26, 2018

More than $887 billion were spent on outdoors-related recreation, according to a 2017 report from the Outdoor Industry Association. That’s right: billion, with a B. A sizable chunk of that spending was on apparel. Why? Because if you love the outdoors, you appreciate quality adventure clothing that both performs and keeps you comfortable, whether you’re […]

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4 Rock Climbing Destinations to Check Out in the Future

November 14, 2018

Climbers like the fall because the heat and humidity are gone. What’s more, the great climbing destinations in the United States usually come with great views as the leaves change color. While the trees are still colorful and the weather is still decent, here are some classic climbing areas around the U.S. you’ll want to […]

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Understanding Fire Ratings on Home Safes

October 20, 2018

Many people looking to protect valuables or lock up guns rank fire rating low on their list of buying considerations. But home fires cause roughly $6.7 billion of damage to property each year, according to the National Fire Protection Agency. NFPA also reports that at least one home fire occurs every 85 seconds. So maybe it’s […]

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Your Fly Fishing Suitcase Checklist

October 11, 2018

You’re headed to the sunny shorelines of Florida for a much-anticipated fly-fishing expedition, but first, you must stock up on a few essentials. As much as you need fishing gear, you’ll need a few things to combat the elements. Here is a checklist to prepare you for a successful and comfortable saltwater fly-fishing experience: Clothing: […]

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How to Pack a Cooler to Stay Cold Longer on Your Next Adventure

September 14, 2018

Keeping food and drinks cold during a camping trip can be a challenge, especially in the summer here in Florida. Nobody likes ice melt inside the cooler turning hot dog buns to mush. Follow these preparation and packing tips, and you’ll enjoy cold food and beverages for an entire weekend or much longer. Before you […]

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5 Outdoor Adventures To Go On This Summer

August 13, 2018

Many people love summer because that’s when they plan family vacations. But you don’t have to wait for extended time off from work to enjoy many of summer’s best hobbies and adventures. So before you let yourself settle into doing the same old summer activities you do every season, why not consider some new ones? […]

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