Category Archive for: ‘Outdoors’

Finding Peace In Nature Camping

Finding Peace In Nature Camping

Enjoy the sun slowly rising to begin your day. You don’t need to be in a hurry to get anywhere by a certain time. Just sit by the campfire sipping your morning coffee or a cup of hot cocoa. Take your time making breakfast (hopefully over the campfire) while you listen to nature waking up all around you. The birds …

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Solo Tent Camping

Solo Tent Camping

It always catches me off guard when people express concern when they find out I am going camping alone. For me, there is no stronger feeling of freedom than the one I feel when I am solo tent camping, surrounded by nature. I can take as long as I want to explore a trail when others aren’t waiting on me …

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6 Simple Backpacking Tips for Beginners

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Spending a day hiking in the great outdoors is an experience unlike any other. The only problem is that you may be limited in how far you can go, and which trails you can hike unless you’re able to bring some essential supplies with you – that’s where backpacking comes in. If you’ve never tried backpacking before, you don’t know …

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Simple Tips for Staying Warm on a Winter Hike

Simple Tips for Staying Warm on a Winter Hike

Just because the weather has turned cold and bitter doesn’t mean that the outdoors aren’t still great. If you love to hike and you’re determined not to let the change of seasons stop you, good for you! Just be sure to follow some simple safety guidelines to keep warm and safe on your winter hike. Tips for Packing Winter Hiking …

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Exploring Your State Parks

Exploring Your State Parks

When is the last time you explored your local state parks? Often times I find that people don’t realize how many state park activities are right in their own area. Take the time to explore your state park to find out what services they provide. As an example, in Texas, many of the parks even offer free fishing equipment that …

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