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Cameron Bailey

Cameron Bailey is a writer and musician currently living in Evanston, IL. He spends most of his time outdoors hiking and fishing but also spends plenty of time reading, writing, and working on his photography.

10 Best Fall Foliage Camping Destinations in the U.S.

When it comes to enjoying the great outdoors, some of the most incredible times of year are during the autumn. The air is crisp and everything seems to be getting ready for winter. But the beauty during this time of year is especially amplified because of the fall color change in the trees and throughout …

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33 Must Watch Bushcraft and Survival Youtube Channels

There are literally thousands of hours of videos on YouTube alone that specifically focus on bushcraft and wilderness survival. With so many different videos to choose from, you might not know where to start looking for what you want to watch or learn. Luckily for you, we’ve compiled a list of some of the best …

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Best Hikes Near Breckenridge Colorado: 9 Local Favorites

Most of the trails I’ve recommended for hiking near Breckenridge Colorado will be best to hike between late spring and early fall. However, these trails are typically open for use all year. Snow will definitely be an issue in the winter. In the middle of winter, all of these trails will be gorgeous and untouched …

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How do you Repair a Rip in a Tent? (4 Best Products)

A rip in your tent is one of the worst things that can happen while you’re out in the backcountry. Thankfully, fixing a rip in your tent is a problem that can be easily planned for when packing for your trip. When you have a rip in your tent, bugs and the weather can become …

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What Should be in a First Aid Kit for Camping?

If you are planing a trip into the great outdoors for some camping, having a first aid kit with you is essential. Not only will a great first aid kit help you with injuries that commonly occur while out camping, but it can keep you prepared for survival situations that might arise while you are …

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Cheap Backpacking Food: 15 Ways To Save Money

Getting out into the wilderness for everything from a weekend trip to a full week of backpacking can be incredibly refreshing. But when it comes to planing and packing meals for a trip, completely dehydrated meals meant for the outdoors can get expensive quickly. Here is a short guide to cheap backpacking food tips. Within …

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Where can I go Overlanding? 10 Epic North American Routes

Overlanding is not about any one destination or traveling to get somewhere specific. Rather, it is about the journey out into the unknown and freeing yourself by getting away from society. Overlanding has been around for nearly as long as cars and motorized vehicles have been in existence. However, it has recently gained much more …

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Best Treadmills for Trail Runners: 7 Crowd Favorites

As a trail runner, having great workout equipment right in the comfort of your own home is a growing trend that is becoming more and more popular. Staying competitive as an ultra marathoner or trail runner requires logging a lot of miles. There’s no better way to keep your mileage consistent than being able to …

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How Long Would it Take to Hike the Great Trail?

The Great Trail is formally known as The Trans Canada Trail. It is exactly 14,996 miles long as of 2018 and runs all the way from the Atlantic Ocean in St. Johns, Newfoundland, then west to the Pacific Ocean in Victoria, British Columbia. From there, hikers head north to the Arctic Ocean at Tuktoyaktuk in …

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