Sunday, October 24, 2021

Travel Tips and Gear Reviews

“Roughing it”: 9 amazing homes for sale near National Parks

As Ken Burns proved in 2009, U.S. National Parks are America's best idea. But what if you could live near one?

BARGAIN: My favorite backpacking lantern currently 52% off at REI

I've been using two Black Diamond Apollo Lanterns for about three years.  They're lightweight (7.8 ounces). They throw 80 lumens of light - which...

Camping and backpacking tents on a budget

If you're just jumping into the world of outdoor recreation, one of your first purchases is probably going to be a tent. There are hundreds...

Here are the 19 best U.S. parks to see the stars

According to research in 2016, The Milky Way is hidden from more than one-third of humanity, including 60% of Europeans and nearly 80% of North Americans.

Oru — The bombproof kayak that folds into a suitcase

There was always a list of rational reasons why I shouldn't own a kayak. At the top of that list-- storage and transportation.

With National Park entry fees about to skyrocket, the annual pass...

News that the National Park Service will most likely raise entry fees at many of the nations most beloved National Parks rocked the outdoor...
Plant a Seed
Plant a Seed
Plant a Seed

Trending

Wildlife

Bobcat camps out on top of giant saguaro cactus

A bobcat found an unusual place to hide in the Arizona desert this week. It climbed to the top of a giant saguaro cactus in...

Endangered parrots took shelter from Irma in a hurricane proof building

When Hurricane Irma began bearing down on Puerto Rico, the USFWS moved all the Puerto Rican parrots at the aviary to a Hurricane proof building.

Pacific walrus, and 24 other species denied endangered protection by Trump...

The Trump administration announced Wednesday that 25 species do not qualify for protection under the Endangered Species act. Amongst the included species is the Pacific...

National Parks

Why there’s never been a better time to own a camper

You can travel safely during the COVID-19 pandemic It was April 8, a few days before Easter Sunday, and the entire country was on its...
Angels Landing Bathrooms

National Park closes trail so helicopter can purge tons of human waste

A popular hiking trail at Zion National Park in Utah was temporarily shut down this week so helicopters could evacuate 16,000 lbs. of human...

NASA: Ozone Hole is the Smallest since 1988

According to scientists from NASA and NOAA, warm temperatures in the Antarctic led to a smaller ozone hole this year. The "hole" in the Earth's...

Astronomy

All Time Most Popular

%d bloggers like this: