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The Benefits of Fishing

Reading Time: 5 minutes Have you ever heard the saying give a man a fish and he’ll eat for a day, teach a man to fish and he will eat for a lifetime? What if I told you by teaching a man to fish you were possibly saving his life! Fishing has been proven to increase a man’s health, I’ll explain why.

The Camping Gear You Need

Reading Time: 2 minutes Alright, April is leaving me with high hopes and an eagerness to get outdoors. That means that camping season is here. You could have gone camping a few times here in Oklahoma but with the wind, it would be a challenge. Now I have to admit I haven’t gone camping as of yet because of 1 work but also I am still getting some needed equipment. But I will be doing some backyard camping just so I am able to get used to the tents and sleeping bag and keep my goals. I am missing a lot of what I …

Eureka! Tetragon HD 3 Review

Reading Time: 5 minutes What if you were wanting to go out camping and you didn’t have a use for a 7 person tent? Then you may want a tent that would be better suited for a single to 3 people. Do you need a tent that has good ventilation? Looking for a tent that will keep you cool in the summer without letting bugs in? The Tetragon HD3 by Eureka! is a tent that will do the job of giving you the much-needed escape from the skeeters and other bloodsuckers that are out in the summertime. Yet be light enough to easily take …

Ready For The Outdoors

Reading Time: 4 minutes Hoorah! Hooray! Springtime is here. We have spent a winter being blown about. We have been fighting frost and having layers applied for our layers that I thought that I was in Westeros. Yet, finally, spring has sprung. It is time to start thinking of camping hiking and other outdoor activities. It is time for us to get outdoors again. Time to get our feet and hands dirty as we ready the gardens and our camping equipment. It’s time to shake the dust and the chill off by getting ready to get outside. I know my goals are to get …

Why Walk Around Barefoot

Reading Time: 2 minutes Ok this week I am getting a little out there in the outdoors area. I have always noticed a big difference between my younger self and the modern self. Often I attributed that difference with my grumpiness and cranky disposition to just getting older. I heard that when you turn 40 your testosterone drops and that makes a guy cranky and grumbly. Yet I remember back to when I was young I ran around barefoot a lot of times. Then as I got older I started wearing shoes more often to the point that now I hardly ever take off …

Sleepingo Air Pad Reveiw

Reading Time: 2 minutes When you were young you could sleep just about anywhere. Lumpy rock was just as comfortable as a feather bed. Sadly you can’t have the dynamic durability as you age. Nowadays I regret sleeping on the couch when I go to take a nap. I’m sure like you wonder where you picked up the glass back. Well If you are a hiker or just a plain ol camper you will want to find a sleeping pad to use unless you get a really comfortable camping bed or an amazing cot with memory foam then you may not need a sleeping …

What The Outdoors Teaches You About Leadership

Reading Time: 5 minutes The outdoors, mother nature, outside, however you want to express it, the outdoors is a wonderful place to be. It’s even better if you are looking to improve your leadership skills. Yeah the great outdoors is a perfect classroom for teaching people how to lead others. There are several different aspects that nature is the best teacher for leadership. Patience If anything nature can teach you it is the power and benefits of having patience. Whether you are hiking the PCT or out doing some traditional bow hunting. You will learn all about having patience. You are not going to make …

What Children Learn When Outdoors

Reading Time: < 1 minute Children are amazing. If you have kids the opportunity for you to sit back and watch them as they learn about their environment is always on in wonder. To see kids explore and learn their own way a truly fascinating experience This week we have another Ted talk about what nature teaches kids. The answer is a lot, Nilda Cosco. Talks about the different aspects of the world and how kids see it. Share5TweetPin1ShareShare6 Shares

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Coleman Oak Point Sleeping Bag Review

Reading Time: 4 minutes So you are looking for a sleeping bag? What type of sleeping bag are you needing? Mummy bag? Well sorry, I can help you as of right now but if you are interested in your normal straight bag. I have a nice sleeping bag that will do just the trick. The sleeping bag I have used is called the Oak Point and it is made by Coleman. A name famous for their camping equipment. Most campers have at least one Coleman product in their gearbox. Be it their lanterns or the very popular Coleman Camp Stove. Coleman also makes tents …

How to Pick the Right Sleeping Bag

Reading Time: 8 minutes Time to start getting the camping equipment setup. One piece of equipment that is needed is your trusty sleeping bag. You can bring sheets and blankets and all that good stuff but if you don’t want to keep up with all of those extra pieces then a sleeping bag is just what you are needing. Well, this months review is the ever important sleeping bag. No campsite is complete without a sleeping bag for each person. “The Bag” as we use to call it when I was young is important for a good camping trip. It helps keep you comfortable …