Buying a Backpack: Military Bags vs Civilian Hiking Backpacks

September 10, 2014 by  
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Buying a Backpack: Military Bags vs Civilian Hiking Backpacks

Military, hiking or hunting packs; which backpack is going to hold up when you need it, and which pack is right for your unique situation?

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Off Grid Air Conditioner: DIY Bucket Air Cooler for Camping and Other Uses

Off Grid Air Conditioner: DIY Bucket Air Cooler for Camping and Other Uses

How to Design and Build a Solar Power Off The Grid Bucket Air Cooler. Detailed instructions and pictures on how to build your own bucket cooler…

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Hiking Safety Tips: Before you ever step foot on the trail…

May 15, 2013 by  
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Hiking Safety Tips: Before you ever step foot on the trail…

Most Hikers get into trouble for one reason; they fail to adequately prepare themselves for their trip. When you are planning a hike, preparation is the key to staying safe.

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Hunting Safety: Tips for being a Safe Hunter

May 7, 2013 by  
Filed under Fishing Hunting & Trapping, Outdoors

Hunting Safety: Tips for being a Safe Hunter

It’s your duty as a responsible hunter to always practice safe firearm practices, and you shouldn’t head out into the field until those practices are second nature.

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Navigation: How to Read Topographic Maps

May 2, 2013 by  
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Navigation: How to Read Topographic Maps

During an emergency situation, topographic maps can literally become your lifeline, showing you exactly where to find food, water, and your way out of trouble.

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