Archive

Category Archives for "Camping"

Lifestraw VS Sawyer: Which one is best for Survival?

Camping with no water is a complete disaster. However, I can’t bring as much water as I want to if I need to travel light. As a backpacker, I take advantage of what nature has to offer and survive. That is why it’s a relief to discover that portable water filters exist.

I have two brands strongly recommended by seasoned campers. It’s up to me which of them I will pick. Lifestraw VS Sawyer: Which one is best for survival? 

It did not take me long to decide. I learned a lot in the process too!

Continue reading

Toaks VS Snow Peak: Which of the Two is the Best?

Do you know what matters most to me when backpacking? It is the company and the food that we share together. The friendship grows in every trail along with the laughter and the experience that brings us closer to one another. 

What tops it all, the meal and the cooking time builds memories. That is the reason why bringing the best-trusted cookware is critical. When I say food, there is all the time a Toak or Snow Peak behind it. A backpacker should know!

Which of the two is yours?

Continue reading

Keen vs. Merrell: What I Need to Know to Make the Right Choice?

My primary objective is to go hiking ultra-light. I know that it would cost me extra bucks to buy suitable footwear that would last longer. It does not matter much. Ease and reliable quality are much more of an essence to me.

I’ve eyed two well-known brands, the Keen and Merrel. I did careful research to make it easier to decide. I have learned facts on what I need to know that helped me choose the right shoes.

Continue reading

BushBuddy vs. Solo Stove: Do You Know Which one is the Best?

Do you have one of these handy wood stoves? Since I’m addicted to backpacking, I’m always on the lookout for gears, tools, and cookware that are worth keeping to keep my pack light.

When I’ve heard about this handy stove that doesn’t need fuel, I just can’t wait to have one. I planned to own a portable stove for my camping needs. Being able to cook and make a hot chocolate drink is on my bucket list.

Most of my friends have bought theirs already. In fact, they’ve recommended purchase either Solo or Bushbuddy as a reliable product. Torn between these favorite brands, I need to ask more so I can decide which one would be mine.

You’ll be surprised how reviews of hikers and campers made me realize what to pick. 

Bushbuddy vs. Solo; which one is the best?

Continue reading

The Easy Way On How To Dispose Of Butane Canisters

Butane is essential because it gives fire to almost all remote places and to places where they don't allow open flames and fires. In my case as a regular backpacker, I use this equipment when I want to cook my food in the outdoors while using my outdoor cookware and cooking system.

Since butane is kept under pressure, its disposal may be hazardous to people and the environment especially if you are not aware of the right way on how to minimize the danger that this flammable substance can cause.

As you read this writing piece, you will learn the right way on how to dispose of butane canisters so you can avoid the hazardous effects of not disposing of this cooking equipment properly.

Continue reading

How to Get Campfire Smell Out Of Clothes? Easy on the Go Tips!

Are you wondering how to get campfire smell out of clothes? Camping won’t be the same without the campfire.

By the time the fire is on, and the cookware is out, that’s when the camping fun begins. There will be grilling, toasting marshmallows and barbecues. However, getting rid of the smell that remains into my favorite sweater could be a drag.

You may think that it’s tiresome, but I have some ideas on how to do it efficiently. I am frequently on the go. Hence, knowing some simple solutions to camping downsides such as this is a great deal to me.

Let’s talk about it so you won’t worry later on.

Continue reading