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Going саmріng can bе a great time, but you must have thе right ѕurvіvаl gеаr. Wіthоut іt, you соuld рut уоurѕеlf and thе people whо аrе gоіng with you іn danger. Do nоt thіnk thаt juѕt anyone can gо camping wіth a tent аnd the сlоthеѕ оn thеіr back. You muѕt rеmеmbеr that you wіll bе wеll outside of сіvіlіzаtіоn thаt уоu wіll bе in a part оf thе wоrld thаt іѕ muсh mоrе wіld and untamed than аnуthіng thаt уоu аrе uѕеd tо. Thе wаrnіng signs lіѕtеd below саn help уоu to recognize thаt уоu are nоt rеаdу ѕо...

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The Great Labor Day - it represents everything American and unofficially closes out the summer season with a bang. Whether you're out camping, adventuring, or having a stay-cation at home, remember what the day is all about... "It honors the American labor movement and the contributions that workers have made to the strength, prosperity, laws and well-being of the country." Source Well put Wikipedia; Labor Day is a day to remember all of the hard work that the American workforce has provided to enrich this countries economy, secure our freedom and give the society we enjoy today.  Whatever your plans are for the long Holiday weekend,...

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Below is an extended gear list for camping trips. Some of the items are handy things I have come across over the years and some are items I have not ever had to use on a trip.  Do your research on the location you are traveling to for your outdoor trip. Do they have a nearby general store for essentials? Is there food nearby or will you cook every meal at camp? Will you be fully exposed to the sun during the day or is there tree coverage? What is the duration and predicted weather? Take the approach of being...

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 "Of all the paths you take in life, make sure a few of them are dirt." - John Muir A quote that we truly live by here at The Good Outdoors. We were founded with the goal of providing quality gear at affordable prices to an amazing community of outdoor enthusiasts.  Our gear is meant to serve multiple purposes. This is why we source products that can serve more than one purpose, and these are all products that we here at The Good Outdoors use ourselves! Every item we sell has been out through our Adventure Testing.  We hope you find satisfaction...

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backpacker, basics, camper, car camping, fire, food, gear, how to, outdoors, rustic, RV, sleeping bag, summer, tent, water -

There are few things in this world that are as good as spending time in nature. Whether camping, fishing, hiking, cycling, skiing, or climbing Mount Everest, the pleasant sounds and sights found in the Good Outdoors are priceless. When some people think of camping, they picture relaxing under the canopies of trees and roaring camp fires. When others think of camping, flocks of mosquitoes and giant bears come to mind. For those of us in the former group, the options for camping are vast.  Below I will explore a few of the different types of camping. Car / Tent Camping...

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