Tent Footprints – Do You Really Need One?

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According to the Outdoor Foundation, an estimated 14 percent of Americans (about 40.1 million people) head out for camping adventures each year. That is a lot of campers! One common question new campers in particular have relates to how to know they are bringing the right kind of gear. Here is where knowing about the … Read more

Hammocks Vs Tents

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When it comes to choosing between hammocks and tents, there will always be heated arguments about which one seems to be better than the other. While hammocks are fast to set up, available at a cheaper price, and protects you against rain and groundwater, tents turn out to be better in terms of comfort and … Read more

Aluminum Vs. Fiberglass Tent Poles

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Both aluminum tent poles and fiberglass tent poles will work just fine for supporting your tent.  However, there are trade-offs for each.  Within this article, we will provide pros and cons and explore the debate of aluminum vs fiberglass tent poles. Pros and Cons of Aluminum Tent Poles Aluminum poles are widely considered the pioneer … Read more

Best Survival Tent

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When looking to buy a survival tent, there are a few things to keep in mind. Materials, size, storage, durability, waterproofing, and ease of setup are all factors that should be taken into careful consideration before deciding which survival tent should be purchased. Choose your tent wisely, as it should be able to withstand everything … Read more

Cleaning your Tent after a Hike

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If you love to hike or camp, you already know that the days of the basic all-purpose tent are long gone. Today there are so many kinds of specialty tents! There are backpacker tents, car camping tents and family tents. There are all-season, 3-season and 4-season tents. More importantly, some of these tents do not … Read more