The Ultimate Guide to Portable Power at the Campsite

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One of the things I love most about camping is getting away from my computer for a few days. It’s nice to have a digital detox and just enjoy being outdoors.

But this can be taken too far… Having lights, a Kindle or tablet for entertainment, and a charged phone to check the weather forecast (or post your camping pics on Instagram) can make your camping trip feel like a relaxing break rather than a survival experience.

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How to Create The Perfect Camping Kitchen

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When you think of camping and cooking, you may picture yourself crouched uncomfortably on the floor huddled over a gas stove or trying to scrub dried porridge of the bottom of your pot.

And, I have to admit, I’ve been there…

But if you’re car camping, you don’t have to worry so much about space and weight, which means you can create a camping kitchen which works for you and doesn’t leave you clutching your aching back every night.

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Best Camping Chairs of 2019

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After a long day in the wilderness, I like to sit back and relax next to the warmth of the campfire.

But, since I tend to pack light, I’m stuck seated on an uncomfortable log that’s probably infested with creepy critters. And, if I lay down in my tent, I’ll just fall asleep before the sun sets.

My best option to chill by the glowing fire? A camping chair!

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How to Make Firestarters with Sawdust

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Build a campfire. How hard could it be, right?

You just gather up some leaves and twigs from the woods, light a match, and then relax as the flames warm your fingers and toes.

Yeah. if it were only that easy.

If it's been raining for a few days, or if you’re just having trouble catching a spark, building a fire can seem like an impossible task. That is, unless you have the magic-like firemaking shortcut in your hands: the firestarter.

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