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First-Time Camping: the Basics

A first-time camping trip, like any new endeavor, may seem intimidating to some; but it actually isn’t that daunting if you keep it simple. The availability of online resources makes it possible to find the info you need to plan … Continue reading

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Tips for Camping With Dogs

It can be difficult to leave the beloved family dog behind when embarking on a camping trip, yet not all dogs are good candidates for this activity. In deciding whether or not to take your pet along, first check the … Continue reading

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Tips for Camping With Kids

Away from electronics and all the distractions of modern life, camping offers an unbeatable way for families to relax and connect. It’s also an opportunity to help children discover the pleasures of the great outdoors. The Boston Globe provides the … Continue reading

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Innovative Company Offers Comfortable Camping

We’ve heard of hotels that offer glamping, a glamorous version of the camping experience, in their rooms or on their property. Now, an enterprising company in Virginia, Solid Ground Shelters, brings the camping experience to customers at the destination of … Continue reading

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Tips for a Better Camping Trip

You can get the most of your camping trip with some preplanning that will make the experience more comfortable, pleasurable and safe. Charles Bridwell of Advance-Monticellonion offers the tips below. Anything that gives you a good night’s sleep is worthwhile. … Continue reading

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Experience Bike Camping

Glamping, a camping experience with more of the comforts of home, is much in the news these days. However, some camping purists feel that the best outdoor experiences come from the opposite approach, which is cutting back to the basics. … Continue reading

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Thinking of Buying a Campground? Find Out if It’s Right for You

Do you love camping and have considered buying a campground to provide a livelihood for yourself? Before you take the big plunge, you may want to attend a seminar in Nashville on May 3 and 4 conducted by KOA. The … Continue reading

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Upscale Hotels Feature Faux Camping

Some love the idea of camping but are less than enthusiastic about the prospect of roughing it. The Huffington Post reports several upscale hotels are offering rooms that provide a simulation of the camping experience that caters to this segment … Continue reading

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Tent Camping Still Going Strong

You see so many motorhomes in campgrounds and on the road that you may sometimes wonder if the popularity of tent camping is waning. The answer is not at all, according to Hartt Wixom of The Spectrum and Daily News, … Continue reading

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RV Propane Safety Tips

Sometimes you hear chilling reports in the news of a propane explosion that destroys a motorhome. In light of the danger, it’s important to take certain safety precautions. Never use a propane stove or oven to heat your motorhome because … Continue reading

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