14 Campfire Cooking Ideas which Are Simply Delicious

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One of the biggest questions people have about camping and backpacking is, “what do you eat?” Assuming that you are going somewhere off-grid to camp, then you will be without all of your standard kitchen comforts like electrical appliances and refrigeration. Don’t worry. Here are some great campfire cooking ideas and tips to make amazing meals over a fire.

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How to Get Started with Camping: A Guide for First-Timers

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I grew up going camping and backpacking several times each year, and my daughter went on her first camping trip when she was 3. But, I realize that this is increasingly become not the norm. One survey found that 80% of Denver school kids had never been to the mountains – and this is city located at the foothills of the mountains!

Visits to national parks are down 25% since 1987, and few people even get out of their cars, nevertheless camp. But, just because you’ve never camped before, it doesn’t mean it is too late to start.

Here is a practical guide about how to get started camping. You will be a pro camper in no time!

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7 Survival Shelter Designs You Can Build in 20 Minutes or Less

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I’ve spent a lot of time learning how to build survival shelters for various situations: getting lost in the wilderness, surviving a nuclear disaster, for extreme cold… There are a lot of these survival shelter designs on the web, but I’ve got a major problem with most of them: they take a long time and/or a lot of resources to build.

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