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Wilderness Navigation

Wilderness Navigation

Wilderness navigation can be an invaluable skill when exploring the great outdoors. The best places to explore and go hiking have no roads and lots of vegetation, making it very easy to get lost. If you’ve ever been lost in the woods for any length of time, you’ll know that it’s a very humbling and unpleasant feeling. A little preparation and practice with a few simple navigation tools can help you stay on track and avoid getting lost. Before you…

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Orion GoScope 70

Orion GoScope 70

Orion GoScope 70 Telescope Review This Orion GoScope 70 Review comes directly from the end-user…my 11 year-old son. From the parent perspective, I like the fact that: It gets used much more than our older telescope It folds up nice and compact and can be stored under a bed or in the closet It’s nice spotting scope and clear images make it very user-friendly for junior astronomers. This telescope has everything a beginning astronomer needs. It is a 70mm refractor…

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Gifts for Campers

Gifts for Campers

Gifts for Campers These gifts for campers were compiled from years of outdoor adventures and family and friend’s experiences. We only listed reputable vendors and continue to test products and revise this page for your use. At the bottom of the page, there are buying guides and product review links that delve into features and product details. Flashlights / Headlamps The great outdoors can be a dark place after sunset…which makes light a great gift for campers of all ages!…

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Camping Gear

Camping Gear

Having the right tool can make any job look easy. The same is true for camping gear. Having the right equipment and knowing how to use it can make the difference between a warm night’s sleep and a cold one; a dry backpack and a wet one; a hot meal and stale granola. Below are some tools to help you evaluate the factors that are worth considering when it comes to choosing your camping gear, as you mark off the…

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