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Nov
17
Backpacking can be hard work. When burning 5,000 calories or more a day, it’s important to have a good supply of lightweight, high calorie meals that are easy to prepare. You’ve probably already planned for the amount of water you’ll need to bring on your…Read More
Nov
10
As long as humans have used knives, we’ve needed ways to sharpen them. According to a study done by the University of Colorado at Boulder, prehistoric people developed a method of sharpening tools and stone knives at least 75,000 years ago. Western style …Read More
Oct
28
If this was your first year gardening, you may not have planned for winter very well. You may have been so excited to plant, grow and harvest your vegetables that you forgot there would still be things to do once the season ends. Here are some tips to he…Read More
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Oct
17
There are a few things to consider when choosing a backpack. You’ll want to factor in what you’ll be doing, where you’ll be going, and how long you’ll be away.  Choosing the right backpack to suit your needs is as easy as following the steps below. Fit, S…Read More
Oct
02
Autumn is one of the best times to hike. Hikers who head out during this season can look forward to low humidity, fewer bugs, no crowds, and some amazing fall scenery. The autumn season, however, also brings with it some changes in how we prepare for and e…Read More