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do garmin gps watches lose accuracy

Do Garmin GPS Watches Lose Accuracy?

If you are really into running and other physical activities, you might want to get a device that can monitor your activities and progress. A Garmin GPS watch can do this. However, you want to make sure that it is accurate, which is why it is a good idea to […]

sleeping tips for backpacking

30 Sleeping Tips for Backpacking

Getting a good night’s sleep while backpacking in the backcountry isn’t easy. Thankfully, there are plenty of ways that you can get your 8 hours in, even when you’re miles from your comfy bed. We know how difficult it can be to catch some Zs in the mountains, so here […]

do gps watches work on treadmills

Do GPS Watches Work on Treadmills? 6 Tips and Tricks

Running outdoors is just not always feasible. Extreme heat or extreme cold can keep even the hardiest of runners indoors and looking for a treadmill to get their daily mileage in. If you use a GPS watch to track your runs, you have probably wondered – “Do GPS watches even […]

best ultralight sleeping bag

Best Ultralight Sleeping Bag? 7 Crowd Favorites

There’s truly nothing better than traipsing through the mountains on a long backpacking trip with a light pack in tow. However, ultralight gear that’s functional, durable, and compact is hard to find, especially when it comes to sleeping bags. Thankfully, long gone are the days where lightweight sleeping bags were […]

do gps watches need internet

Do GPS Watches Need Internet?

Whether you are into running, hiking, swimming, or cycling, you should be wearing a GPS activity watch to track your progress. A GPS watch is the best fitness accessory for anyone who covers distance while exercising. However, does it need internet? GPS watches don’t need the internet because they use […]

should dogs wear boots while hiking

Should Dogs Wear Boots While Hiking?

Constantly our social media feeds are filled with picturesque photos of friends, families, and influencers taking on the trails with their dogs. One aspect viewers will quickly notice are the little booties that dogs have been wearing more and more these days. Dog booties can protect paw pads from blistering […]

pop up campers under 1500 lbs

Pop-up Campers Under 1,500 lbs? (7 Lightweight Favorites)

Pop-up campers allow those who don’t have a large truck or SUV to go glamping without investing in anything too large or cumbersome, like an RV. Pop-up trailers under 1,500 pounds are versatile, and many still have a dinette, sleeping for four, and extra storage. After checking out this list, […]

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Every Type of Campsite Defined (Camping FAQs)

If you’ve ever tried to reserve a campsite online, you know how tricky it can be to figure out precisely what kind of site you’re booking. From basic to premium to group, and even equestrian sites, all the jargon involved in going camping is enough to make anyone’s head spin. […]

how to winterize a 3 season tent

How To Winterize a 3 Season Tent

I get a lot of tent and camping-related questions from friends and family. Since I grew up in Minnesota, I’ve enjoyed the trials of winter camping since I was a child. Because of that, I get a lot of winter camping questions, like: Can you use a 3-season tent for […]