Joshua Tree Camping – A Camper’s Guide

Joshua Tree National Park is an awe-inspiring 800,000-acre landscape that gets its name from the beautiful Joshua Trees that dot the Mojave and Colorado deserts. The east side of the park is dominated by the lowland Colorado desert that is known for its spiky bushes and prickly cacti. The west side contains the highland Mojave ... Read more

Best Yosemite Campgrounds

The majestic Yosemite National Park is located along the western slope of the Sierra Nevada mountain range in central California. This mind-boggling 1,200 square mile park is larger than 29 countries by land area! This awe-inspiring wilderness is renowned for its world-class rock climbing along imposing granite cliff faces, high-elevation waterfalls, giant sequoia groves, and ... Read more

Best 4 Person Tent – Buyer’s Guide

When purchasing a new tent there are a number of things that need to be considered – price, material of the tent, protection against the elements, durability of the tent material, various features of the tent, design, pole material, stake strength, and difficulty to assemble (to name but a few). Thankfully, there’s no reason for you … Read more

Starved Rock Camping – Top 10 Activities

Starved Rock CampingStarved Rock State Park is the most beautiful park in the state of Illinois.  If you’re thinking of camping in the park there are plenty of activities to keep you occupied – we’ve listed our top 10 below. The park has 18 canyons which are the central features that draw people en mass to … Read more

Intro to campfire cooking (RECIPES, TIPS & TRICKS)

Why is it that food tastes so much better when you’re camping?  Is it the clean air? Being around friends and family?  The smell of the fire and the sounds of the wilderness?  Or perhaps it’s a combination of everything.   Whatever it is, we love it!  And I’m guessing you’re here because you love ... Read more

The Ultimate Camping Checklist (CAMPING GEAR & SUPPLIES)

Here it is. The ULTIMATE camping checklist. We’ve left no stone unturned to bring you the most comprehensive list of equipment and supplies you need to make any camping trip a success.  Never again will your weekend in the wilderness be ruined by those misplaced matches or that forgotten flashlight! Now I know what some … Read more