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Take Your Kids Camping On A Great Nature Adventure

When people say 'island' everyone automatically thinks of Hawaii or some other exotic island, not even considering Great Britain, which can also be exotic for its inhabitants and for tourists as well.

Modern Campsites - Taking You As Far As Possible From Nature

Are you one of those people leading a fast paced and business like life? Are you planning to take a break from your routine by taking a holiday in a campsite? Then you should review your plans, because you are about to get disappointed. Campsites are no longer nature sanctuaries, today they resemble

Canvas Tent Safety

The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission reports that hundreds of people each year suffer from carbon monoxide poisoning from burning charcoal in enclosed areas such as campers and tents. There are a variety of sizes and styles of canvas tents that range from two-man camping tents to lar

Top Tips For Caravanning Through the Winter - Part 1

You may be thinking that now the winter has arrived, it's best to pack up the caravan and put it into storage until the spring. Well why not do what thousands of other caravanners do every year and take a winter caravanning holiday?

Football Summer Camps in Texas

Texas features a variety of football summer camps.football image by sonya etchison from Fotolia.comFootball summer camps are an ideal way for children to keep active, make new friends and grow their playing or position skills. Since football is a beloved sport in Texas, parents will find...

Ways to Keep the Kids Entertained All Summer Long

The kids are out of school for the summer, which means that you get to spend some great quality time with those little ones. However, after a few days, you are probably going to be ...

Important Often Overlooked Rules For Camping Safety

Camping safety is one of the most important things one should consider before hitting the outdoors. Being far away from civilization entails a lot of risk to one's safety. Kids and adults must know how to be safe when camping. Here are important camping safety tips that every outdoor enthusiast

RV Parks and Campgrounds in Oregon

Oregon is a beautiful state of United States of America. This state has many beautiful national as well as RV camping parks located in it. Oregon covers the Pacific Northwest region of America, on the Pacific coast. It is bordered by Neva on the southeast, Washington in the north, Idaho in the east

The Best USA Campground Vacation Spots

Coast to coast, America has virtually unlimited camping opportunities.glaciers peaks reflections 1 image by Pierrette Guertin from Fotolia.comWith so many campground spots across America, making the decision of where to spend your camping vacation can often be the most difficult part of...

Cades Cove (5 of 11)

Scenic pictures taken around Cades Cove during a trip to the Smoky Mountains.

Kids Adventure Holidays promise loads of excitement

An adventure holiday for kids can be a huge amount of fun for the whole family, while introducing your kids to a number of different activities and experiences. Some kids adventure holidays are based

How to Camp in Carnation, Washington

Carnation, Washington, is a small rural community within close proximity to Seattle. At the location of the meeting point of the Snoqualmie and Tolt Rivers, those looking for an easy escape from the busy city will find it in Carnation. Within its 1.1 square-mile border is one campground. Opportuniti

How to Triangulate a Position

Imagine that you're lost in the woods with your compass and topographical map. To find your way back to a trail and safety, you must triangulate your position. The process of triangulation allows you to find your approximate location based on the bearings of two landmarks visible from where you are.

Blow Your Tent Up!

So here they are, the all new for 2011 Vango Airbeam inflatable tents that have been in development for 12 years! I work in the Outdoor Leisure Trade and like most had my reservations about these new introductions for 2011. However I have now seen these in the flesh so to speak at the recent Boat an

Things to Remember When Camping in the Cold

Summary: Cold weather or not, camping is definitely an amazing outdoor experience. Here are some handy key points to remember for a stress-free, easier camping galore even in the dead of winter. Camping trips are ...

Prepare Your Caravan For Spring

Here's some advice to get your caravan ready to roll. Give the caravan a clean inside and out. Inside the caravan will need a clean if it's not been used for a few weeks or even months, so clean the inside of all the cupboards and the fridge, leaving the doors open to let them air. Give th

Lightweight Backpacking - Pillows

There are two sides to the use of pillows while lightweight backpacking. One group (mostly ultralighters) want nothing to do with the pillow and the other is more then willing to bring them along if it means a little extra comfort on the trail. Personally I like having a pillow or at least a pillow