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YETI Hondo Camino Backflip Wine

YETI Introduces Hondo Chair, Camino Carryall, Hopper Backpack, and Wine Rambler

Austin, Texas (January 10, 2018) — YETI, a leading premium outdoor brand, announces brand new, over-engineered offerings to join its quality line of products. Today, the Austin, Texas-based brand reveals a new product category, expands its popular portable cooler line, and showcases an all-purpose carryall. The Hondo™ Base Camp Chair is durable and built for ultimate outdoor comfort. The Hopper BackFlip™ 24 is a leakproof, tough-as-nails, carry-the-day-on-your-back cooler designed to go […]

REVIEW: UnderCover Flex Truck Bed Cover

After more than three months of testing, today we’re reporting out on the UnderCover Flex truck bed cover, also called a tonneau cover. Our install was on a four-door Chevy Silverado with a 5’8″ bed. It is important to know that the UnderCover Flex cover is available for most bed lengths and truck models including with and without factory bed topper rails or liners. Some info from the folks at UnderCover: The UnderCover […]

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REVIEW: Napier Sportz Truck Tent

If you’ve ever fished tournaments, taken a long trip to go fish, or just wanted to save some dollars on lodging, you’ve probably thought about tent camping. One of my least favorite things about tent camping is being on the ground, and no large, flat surfaces to put the tent. Paying for spaces can be a little better but rarely. I’ve spent probably north of 40 nights sleeping in my vehicle […]

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3 Summer Essentials for the Outdoors

Be prepared to go off the grid… wherever you may roam this Summer ! BugBand, Reva Blend and Leap Smoothies take up little space and fit in your pack for ease of use.   BugBand All-Natural Tick & Insect Prevention www.bugband.net Summer is prime time for ticks, and rather than spray yourself with a chemical-laden repellent when hunting, fishing, hiking or camping, use BugBand’s Towelettes or Spray for heavy-duty protection […]

Camping How To for Beginners in the Outdoors

Contributed by Personal Creations Blog You’ve been looking forward to this for a while. A long weekend of camping with your family, who get to learn about nature by being a part of it for a couple of nights. The lack of bathroom and shower facilities will certainly come as a shock to them, especially if you have younger kids, but the experience will be well worth it. The idea […]

Making a Camping Trip a Success with Kids

Contributed by the Camping & Education Foundation A camping trip as a single adult or as a couple does require planning and strategy, but when you are ready to take your children on their first camping trip it is a whole new adventure. Not only do you need more supplies, you also have to have a plan on how to keep the kids occupied, how to convince them to go […]

Review: Vibe Element Cooler

Ice holding, super rugged outdoor coolers that you can stand on or throw in the back of a pickup, and even some that are wild animal proof have flooded the market in the last 24 months. The biggest drawback many of them have is not functionality but price. The Vibe Element is attempting to break down that barrier with their newest offering, the Element, at almost half the price of […]