How to Choose a Camping Knife

Posted by on Nov 11, 2015 in Camping Equipment | Comments Off on How to Choose a Camping Knife

How to Choose a Camping Knife

What is a good knife for camping, backpacking or hiking? If you expect “one size fits all” answer, I must disappoint you. The type and number of knives you need when going into the wild depends on what you intend to use it/them for. There are so many options available when it comes to camping knives for sale. Let’s take a look at the main types of these necessary items and their pros and cons.

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Hunting Gear: AR-15 Lower & Upper Receivers

Posted by on Sep 8, 2015 in Outdoor Activities | Comments Off on Hunting Gear: AR-15 Lower & Upper Receivers

Hunting Gear: AR-15 Lower & Upper Receivers

Although words “AR-15” and “hunting” aren’t always used in the same sentence, you can by all means use your AR for legitimately taking game, for example, wild pigs (a.k.a. feral pigs, boars or hogs) which are rather plentiful, especially in the United States. The right shot placement is crucial when hunting; you need something that will result in a quick kill and the minimal meat damage. But, the accessories, such as interchangeable upper receiver, are what make an AR so versatile (Grendel 6.5, 300 AAC Blackout, .50 Beowulf, .450 Bushmaster and .458 SOCOM Upper receiver are worth mentioning). 

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Things to Consider When Choosing a Tent

Posted by on Aug 26, 2015 in Camping Equipment | Comments Off on Things to Consider When Choosing a Tent

Things to Consider When Choosing a Tent

Camping with family and friends is undoubtedly my favorite pastime. However, if you don’t have the right tent, your camping trip could be turned into a nightmare. To make sure your money is spent wisely, I’ll try to give you some informative and practical tips on choosing a tent to suit you and your camping needs. 

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Your First Day-Hike Essentials

Posted by on Aug 24, 2015 in Outdoor Activities | Comments Off on Your First Day-Hike Essentials

Your First Day-Hike Essentials

Whether you’re looking for a way to reduce stress, lose that annoying extra pounds or simply get out into nature to clear your head, hiking might be the perfect solution for you. If you aren’t a total couch potato, with a few basic steps, you could begin hiking right away. Of course, the right hiking gear is a must. Making a packing list is a great practice to follow even if you’re experienced hiker, but it’s crucial for a novice. There are some essentials you should always take along, no matter how popular or deserted, short or long, your chosen trail may be. Well, here they are!

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A Hybrid Bicycle – Better Riding Experience

Posted by on May 14, 2015 in Outdoor Activities | Comments Off on A Hybrid Bicycle – Better Riding Experience

A Hybrid Bicycle – Better Riding Experience

Riding a bicycle is one of the most popular outdoor activities for centuries. If you think it might be the right hobby for you (and your family), you risk of feeling lost and confused once you go to a bike shop. In general, you have road, mountain and hybrid bicycles. If you are going to ride it on bike paths and paved roads and yet don’t want to look like your touring de France uncomfortably hunched over on the bicycle, the last type might be right for you. That’s why we’re going to focus on a hybrid bicycle right now!

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