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discover the latest gear and tips in camping to take your outdoor excursions to the next level.

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how do you get the smoke smell out of clothes?

try these tips and no one will ever know you just spent the weekend in the woods.

construction summer camps introduce girls to the trades

learning how to use tools empowers girls and sets them up for career success.


the headlamp i never knew i needed

this top-notch fenix hm65r headlamp showed me the light when i thought my old headlamp was fine.


from the beach to the backyard, take this sunshade everywhere you go

beat the sun everywhere you go with this family handyman approved portable sunshade.


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stay shady with this family handyman approved sun shirt

have some fun in the sun wearing this family handyman approved work shirt with built-in uv protection.

the best multitool for big jobs? check out the zippo axesaw

this family handyman approved multi-tool is the master of the campground, the yard and more!


the lixada blocklight is a small flashlight with lots of power

let there be light with you everywhere you go with these super-compact and affordable family handyman approved flashlights.

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family handyman approved: blue sky ridge fire pit

there's no place i'd rather be on a warm summer night then relaxing with family and friends around a crackling...


why is poison hemlock so dangerous?

poison hemlock is becoming more prolific in parts of the united states. here's how to recognize and get rid of...


this self-inflating air mattress (with legs) is a game changer

a self-inflating air mattress ensures a great night's sleep in the great outdoors. and this option has legs!


the bug bite thing review: it really works!

we tried amazon's popular bug bite thing and were amazed at how quickly it stopped itching and irritation from mosquito...

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this amazing family handyman approved log splitter is all it’s cracked up to be and more!

take a swing at this clever, well-made and easy to use family handyman approved log splitter.


3 safety tips if you see a snake near your camp

coming into contact with wildlife is something you can expect while camping. these three tips can help keep you safe...


family handyman approved: ranger ready repellent

check out the buzz surrounding this deet-free, family handyman approved insect repellent.


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take your cookout on the road with this family handyman approved portable pellet grill

take your passion for cooking nearly anywhere with this family handyman approved portable pellet grill.


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best new outdoor living products for 2022

headed outside? here are the 10 best new, improved and handy products for outdoor living from the 2022 outdoor retailer...

this portable campfire lets you enjoy a fire nearly anywhere

bring extra comfort to any trip, whether overnight or longer, with this handy portable campfire. byoc: bring your own campfire!


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4 innovative camping lanterns and emergency lights

whether you're heading out with your tent or prepping for the next power outage, these camping lanterns and emergency lights...


the heated vest amazon reviewers rave about

stay cozy on frigid winter nights with this genius battery-powered heated vest.


7 best air mattresses for 2022

preparing for overnight guests or settling into a new home? a quality air mattress can make or break a good...


best gifts for outdoor lovers

our favorite seasoned adventurers recommend gift ideas big and small, including camp stoves, a jeweler's loupe and the best travel...


what to do with your cabin refrigerator at the end of the season

take these important steps before leaving for the season.


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11 ways to start a fire

impress your friends and family by effortlessly building a roaring campfire. your secret way to start a fire? it could...


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best products from the big gear show 2022

the first big gear show is a trade event highlighting products from outdoors shops and gear brands. here are some...

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three ways to build a campfire

here's how to light a roaring campfire on the first try, then put it out when you're done.


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campfire cooking kit guide: essential items

cooking over a fire is a classic camping experience. here’s what you need to whip up a meal on your...


start a campfire with these diy fire starters

getting a fire started can be a tough task. make it a little easier on yourself with these diy fire...


is summer 2021 america’s hottest summer yet?

this summer has seen some intense heat waves. but have they been historic?


what is heat lightning … and is it dangerous?

ever seen flashes in the sky on a hot day you can't quite explain? you might be witnessing what some...


7 best camping furniture pieces

see which furniture options are best for your camping needs!