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Edible Plants

Edible Plants

No one ever intends to get lost, but what if you do? Knowing a few edible plants could come in handy when you need to survive in the wilderness. Being lost in the woods for a 1 or 2 days, should not require the immediate need for food. But if you find yourself out there for much longer, you’ll want to have a subsistence contingency plan. Keep in mind that while edible wild plants provide nutrients and energy, they also…

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Poisonous Plants

Poisonous Plants

Poisonous plants can put a big damper on camping fun. But by knowing how to identify the plants and treat any exposures, you can help minimize their impact on your next adventure into the woods. Poisonous plants work by direct exposure to the skin. The oils of the plants are absorbed into the skin causing a reaction that produces an itchy rash and weeping sores. Severe cases around the face can interfere with breathing and should be addressed by a…

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Camping Recipes

Camping Recipes

The camping recipes below are some great tasty meal ideas while on your outdoor vacation. Some of the best memories forged while camping will be the meals shared together around the campfire. It doesn’t matter if you’re backpacking or in an RV, you can still have a delicious feast with relatively simple tools. If you have the space, campfire grills are a handy tool to have around the campsite. They come in many shapes, weights, and sizes and can nearly…

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Camping Food Checklist

Camping Food Checklist

Use this camping food checklist as a guide to help you plan your next trip. It has suggestions and ideas to consider, whether you’ve got a full RV or if you’ve got everything strapped to your back. One of the most over-looked components of packing food for a camping trip is the cooking utensils, condiments, and other items that you’ll need to make it a meal. Things to consider are: How are you going to cook it? How will the…

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