Camping 101: Feet Heat!

I don’t know which is worse, cold hands or cold
feet! Neither is very comforting and both can make even the shortest of
inactive time in the field unbearable. And despite all the wool blend socks and
insulated super boots, for many of us, our feet still eventually get cold and
our toes go numb. Fortunately there are electric boot heaters out there and
they don’t need a long cord to function!

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Camping 101: Winter Is Time To Restock Raided Packs

I stole at least three items last year, from camping packs that were initially designed for a specific purpose, purposes for which my thievery was only technically justified. If you are going to rob “Peter” to pay “Paul” (in this case, yourself to tend to yourself), make sure you pay “Peter” back!

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Camping 101: Big Tent Roominess

While much of our country is in a weather season generally too cold for most tent camping, it’s never too early to think about roomier tents for either
larger groups or simply for a couple of campers to move around in more comfortably — especially over a long stay.

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Camping 101: Lawn Games: Get Them On Your Gift List Now!

Lawn games are an essential part of a family campout. For those of you
who make holiday gift lists,
now might be a time to decide what you’d like to add to your lawn game
inventory for next year’s camping season. Here’s a brief description of
the most popular lawn games out there today.

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