Why Is Patagonia So Expensive?

Patagonia is one of the most popular manufacturers of outdoor gear. They make jackets, pants, backpacks, duffels and pretty much anything you might need in your outdoor adventures. Lots of people recommend Patagonia and even more people buy their stuff, despite the sometimes ridiculously high price tags. Why is that? Why should you buy a […]

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Best Hikes in Grindelwald (Crazy Mountains & Stunning Views)

Grindelwald is one of the most popular and stunning locations in Switzerland. This typical mountain town is also surrounded by some of the highest and most famous mountains in the country – the Eiger, Jungfrau and Monch. And in all likelihood you are are going up to the Jungfraujoch at some point on your trip […]

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Best Hikes In Yosemite

Yosemite national park is a hiking wonderland with over 800 miles of trails to explore. It’s one of the most popular National Parks in the US and receives over 3.5 million visitors a year. The hikes are spread across the Yosemite Valley, Wawona, and Tuolumne meadows.    You can hike amongst the sequoias and flower-filled […]

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Best Hikes In Austin

Hiking around a big city like Austin, Texas is a little less appealing than going off into the wilderness somewhere like Yellow Stone. But, we don’t have the time in our busy lives to always be out on those wild trails and we have to look closer to home to get our time in nature […]

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Down Vs Synthetic Sleeping Bags

When you start getting serious about your choice of sleeping bag, you’ll soon realize there are tonnes of options out there, many of them carrying hefty price tags. You want to make sure that your investment will be worth your while, and there are a range of factors to consider. The most important aspects will […]

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How To Wash A Sleeping Bag

Investing in good quality camping gear in an expensive investment and the last thing you want is to have to replace it earlier than you should. To make sure your camping gear lasts, you’ll need to look after it and this goes for everything from your boots and hardshell to your tent and your sleeping […]

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How To Stay Warm In A Tent

Camping is all about getting back to nature and feeling a little bit of peace and relief from your busy daily lives. The last thing you need is to have a bad night’s sleep because you end up shivering all night in your tent. Being cold doesn’t just lead to lack of sleep, it can […]

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GPS Vs. GLONASS Vs. Galileo: What’s The Best GNSS?

Not sure about the difference between GPS, GLONASS and Galileo? You’re definitely in the right place! I’ll do my best to explain each GNSS in detail, and I will talk about all the key differences between the three navigation systems.  GPS, GLONASS and Galileo are all global navigation satellite system. There are several differences between […]

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How To Clean A Tent

Let’s be honest, how many of you really know how to clean a tent? You might think it’s obvious, and it kind of is, just soap and water right? Almost, but there are some handy tips to ensure your tent stays clean, to begin with, and how best to clean it without damaging it once […]

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How To Keep Food Cold While Camping

When you’re on a camping trip, you’re going to need to take some food with you whilst you’re out there. Dry foods like pasta and couscous are fine, but they don’t really hit the palet so well if you’re out there for a while. Taking a long some luxury items like cheese, meat, fish and […]

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