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Campgrounds need to offer this to lure in the record number of American campers

Think everyone is moving to the bustle of the big city?  Think again!  A new study by Kampgrounds of America (KOA), shows that more and more Americans are now spending their recreational time camping. 203 more words

A Great easy to understand tutorial - How to tie the taughtline knot/hitch

DIY wood tarp fastenersThe Tautline knot, or hitch, is a knot you’ll like to use when working with versatile tarps, ridgelines and possibly in such situations as tent tie-outs.  36 more words


D4: Hot Springs, Arkansas *VIDEO*

Day 4


Fantastic decision on our part last night. After a little TLC with Devlin, Everybody got a good nights sleep and was well rested this morning. 500 more words

Petrified Forest, Flora, MS

First thing in the morning, we had a small cup of continental coffee and a bowl of frosted flakes (yes, just one. Grant didn’t have any). 144 more words

PP: How to Stay Warm in a Tent

You don’t go camping for comfort; in fact, we know that you expect a certain level of discomfort when you go outdoors. That’s the point: to forsake everyday comforts and embrace nature without distractions. 990 more words

How to make a Tarp Tipi / Teepee Survival Tent Shelter - Backpacking

Make a single pole tarp tipi – teepee tent shelter from a 12 x 16′ tarp or similar aspect ratio sized tarp. I show how to make this teepee that requires only 1 single wood pole (or a trekking pole)… 370 more words

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