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35 Best Camping Gifts Gear Guide 2018

Finding the best gifts for campers in 2018 might seem hard at first -- after all, camping fanatics have much of the gear they need for their weekend outdoor adventures. That's not game over, though: Campers hav...
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10 Best Sleeping Pads for Backpacking & Camping 2018

The best sleeping pad for backpacking is ultralight, super cushy and insulated. There are dozens of great backpacking sleeping pads available in 2018, and as it turns out, lightweight backpacking pads make some...
This camp chair photo shows the REI Co-op Flexlite Macro Chair in front of a tent.

REI Co-op Flexlite Macro Chair Review

The REI Co-op Flexlite Macro Chair is a lightweight, super-packable camping and event chair that is also surprisingly comfortable. Better yet, this new "Macro" version is built stout enough to handle up to 300 ...
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15 Best Camp Stoves and Camping Grills 2018

When you finally get outside and go camping, you want the best camp stove or best camping grill for your needs. This doesn't mean the most expensive camp stove and grill combo -- just the camp stove or camp gri...
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21 Best Family Camping Tents 2018

The best family camping tent in 2018 should give you plenty of room, shed rain, handle some wind, and be reasonably packable for car camping. Better yet, the best tent for you should fit your budget — but also ...
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Cabela’s Privy Shelter Review

If you’re camping or day tripping with kids, aging adults or inexperienced campers, you need to take along a portable potty system -- and a key component of your outdoor bathroom is a privy. The Cabela’s Privy ...
This image shows the Cabela's West Wind Dome Tent in the 6-person version outside at a camping site.

Cabela’s West Wind Dome Tent Review

The new Cabela’s West Wind 6-Person Dome Tent is one of the best family camping tents available in 2017. It balances a very usable design with an excellent price-to-value ratio. The latest West Wind Dome Ten...
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10 Best First Aid Kits for Camping

The two bandages in your wallet don't count as a first aid kit for camping -- better to be prepared with a real kit. The best first aid kits for camping in 2017 and beyond are those that have a lot of core ...