Gear

Geocaching Terminology & Glossary

New to geocaching? Discover the world of geocaching. Learn basic geocaching terminology and slang that will prepare you for your first geocaching adventure.

Camping Gear & Clothing Black Friday Shopping List

Check out our quick Black Friday shopping list for the camper in your family. No matter if you live in the Southeast or Midwest or Northeast we have them covered!

Black Friday Campouts - 2013 In Review

Take a look back at those that camped out last Black Friday and learn from them! So if you are thinking of camping out for Black Friday this is your best place to start your research.

First Time Climber Gear

If you’re interested in rock climbing but haven’t made the leap just yet, start off by reading our blog post on first time climber gear essentials and find what’s needed before you start your ascent.

Poison Ivy Guide

If you’re outside this season, it’s crucial to spot poison ivy and be familiar with its symptoms and treatment. Read our guide to best enjoy your time outdoors knowing that poison ivy may be in your midst.

How to Use a Compass

By utilizing these 4 basic principles to compass navigation, you’ll be able to explore the outdoors with safety and precision.

How to Read a Map

Are you hitting the trails and want to make sure you don’t get lost? Read our post on how to read a map properly and get better acquainted with topography and land terrains.

Trail Running 101

Not all trails are created the same. If you are hitting the trails this season, here are some trail running tips that can help you best enjoy your experience.

How to Choose the Best Trail Running Shoe

When you’re hitting the trails, you’re going to want the right trail running shoe for the trek. Read our post on what makes a good trail running shoe and what sets it apart from road running.

Waterproof Boots

Finding yourself torn between waterproof and water resistant boots. Read our post to find the difference between the two and discover which is best for you.