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Four Survival Myths That Could Get You Killed

An expert weighs in on some misconceptions about how to live through real-life survival scenarios.

Psychology | Health & Wellbeing

How to Start Camping: A Beginner’s Guide

Everything you need to know to go on your first camping trip, including where to go, what to pack, and how to make the perfect S’more.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Stuff

Camping Trailer: On The Trail

From DIY haulers to fully equipped living rooms on wheels, the birth of the camping trailer gives us a unique look at American history.

Psychology | Health & Wellbeing

The 18 Best State Parks in the U.S. - Outside Online

Some 7,000 U.S. state parks protect 14 million acres of diverse lands. Here are some of our best state parks from coast to desert.

Travel | Travel Tips

How to Find Free Camping in California's National Forests

Here are our picks for free dispersed camping spots near you around California's national forests, all within six hours' drive of San Francisco.

Travel | Travel Tips

This State Park In Southern California Is So Little Known, You’ll Practically Have It All To Yourself

Looking for a hidden gem in Southern California? Check out Mount San Jacinto State Park for a new outdoor adventure!

News | Animal Links


Breaking down the skills required for dealing with 40 different creatures.

Travel | Travel

Best gifts for travelers 2020: 44 awesome gifts for people who miss traveling

The best gifts for people who miss traveling this holiday season include luggage, entertainment, clothing, electronics, security items and much more.

Travel | Travel

Presto Nomad Review: A Portable Slow-Cooker With Serious Smarts | WIRED

It looks like a cooler, but it's a slow cooker that's made to travel.

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Why Do Mosquitos Bite Some People More Than Others?

Blood type, metabolism, exercise, shirt color and even drinking beer can make individuals especially delicious to mosquitoes

Miscellaneous | Interesting & Helpful Information

The Hiker’s Guide to Leaving No Trace . . . and in One Piece | NRDC

How to be responsible, pee responsibly, and handle animal encounters when you’re out in the wild, communing with nature.

Travel | Travel

Airstream's New Nest Camper is Cute and Practical | WIRED

The compact, lightweight Nest breaks with the aluminum tradition in favor of fiberglass.

Travel | Travel ideas

Glamping In California From $129 Per Night — Sunsets, S'mores & Starry Skies

Getting back to nature doesn't have to mean roughing it! We've rounded up our favorite luxury camping accommodations across California to help you get inspired and get outside this fall — without sacrificing the joys of a hot shower. Wine

Travel | Travel

From giraffes to Airstreams: Top 9 glamping destinations in California

Camping is always fun. Camping with no tent set-up and an actual bed? Even better. Here are 9 of the best California glamping destinations, from Santa Barbara’s El Capitan Canyon to the Russi…

Health & Fitness | Sleep

A Weekend Of Camping Can Cure You Sleep Woes

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Yurt Campgrounds in the Pacific Northwest | WeatherPort

WeatherPort Shelter Systems has specialized in creating the world’s highest quality and best-engineered fabric buildings and camp systems

Travel | Travel

Redwood Forest Cabin Offers Beautiful Solitude, Emersion With Nature - Our Explorers

This is an intimate cabin tucked away within the redwoods of California, beautifully clad with vertically placed wood boards designed to mirror nature.

Miscellaneous | Local Flavor

Top 5 Beach Camping Sites in California | Camping | SoCal Wanderer | KCET

Pitch a tent and watch the sunset from any of these glorious beach camping sites.

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Holiday Gift Guide:
The Outdoor Enthusiast

Awesome gift ideas for outdoorsy folk. You know who they are! We hope this awesome gift guide gives you some good ideas!