VIDEO: Backpacking can be hard, but here are some ways you can make it easier by packing the right way.
Not only should you be familiar with your state and local fishing rules, there are also some other rules you should know.
Here's how to Be Prepared to treat injuries and ailments in the backcountry.
Make plans for fun with our guide to eight amazing Scout camps.
This 2-pound do-it-yourself wilderness survival kit could save your life for at least three days in the wild.
At the Summit Bechtel Reserve, Venturers learn you don’t have to face your fears alone.
Q. What's the trick to having enough energy while on a big outing?
Winter is a great time to take pictures
Don't stay indoors during the winter! Here are three fun projects that you can only do when it's cold outside.
Break out your Dutch oven and roast a turkey over coals using this delicious recipe.
How to protect trees and leave no trace while hammock camping.
Whether you’re a veteran “hanger” or just starting out, here are eight tips to make the most of your hammock.
With these expert tips, you can jump into hammock camping without breaking the bank.
Ready to record YouTube-worthy video on your outdoor adventure? Here's what you need to know to buy an action camera.
Watch our step-by-step video to learn how to start a fire using flint and steel, friction or a magnifying glass. No matches or lighter needed!
Fact or fiction? True or false? It's time to debunk some of the most popular myths from the animal kingdom.
What's the trick to having the energy to be active all day? Food! Keep strong all day long on the trail with these snacks.
Camping is always fun, but these expert tips and ideas can make your camping trip even better.
This simple one-chamber roost will give those beneficial bug-eaters a much-needed boost! Here's how to build a bat house.
Here's a guide of six items you need to make your outings the best and safest they can be.
Q. I have everything I need for my first camp kitchen except for a good way to store it. Any ideas?
Let's test how closely you've observed animals in this challenge to select what their eyes look like!
Q. I'm making my own walking stick. How big should it be?
Good hiking boots are a vital piece of outdoor gear. Here are seven great boots and hiking shoes that have you covered on any type of trail.
Q. How important is it to pack a pillow for my upcoming backpacking trip?
Q. My friends keep telling me I'm setting up my tent wrong. How should I be setting it up?
Tips for choosing a tent that will keep your backcountry nights comfortable.
Gear Guy's guide to all the gear you need to get started rock climbing.
Birdwatching can be a fun pastime. All you need are binoculars and a bird guide to start.
Picking (and wearing) the right helmet can be a life or death decision. Here's how to buy a safe and comfortable helmet.
Have you taken a photo of a wild animal in its natural habitat? Check out these wildlife photos and then send us your wild animal photos.
If you're into birding or just know a lot about birds, we have a challenge for you!
Q. I hate when the inside of my tent gets filthy. I always track in dirt from my boots. Any tips for keeping it cleaner?
Q. I have a bad back. I don’t care if it’s a mat or a cot, but I need something to keep me more comfortable while camping.
Here's how to lash together a small camp table to provide a convenient raised surface.
The Phoozy is a thermal capsule that protects your smartphone from heat or cold.
The ax is one of the best tools for gathering wood. But to chop effectively and stay safe, you must know what you're doing.
The Gear Guy shares advice for buying the best sleeping pad for your next adventure.
This wash station is sturdy, portable and very useful when camping away from washroom facilities.
A hike can be much easier if you follow these expert hiking tips and maintain your stride.
Q. When the ice melts in my cooler, it gets everything all wet and soggy. What can I do to avoid this?
How do you keep pots from your mess kit from turning black when using them over a fire?
The Gear Guy shares advice to help you pick the best camping stove.
Q: What are red bugs or chiggers and how do you treat their bites?
Q. The bottoms of my boots wore off, so I'm in desperate need of some good boots that aren't too expensive.
Who says you always have to rough it? Here are 7 pieces of extra equipment to help you relax and have fun outdoors.
Q. How can I keep people from tripping on my tent guy lines at night?
Useful or over-the-top? Fun or just funny? Great or goofy? Here are 20 camping products that are too ridiculously awesome not to share.
How well can you identify animal tracks? Take our quiz and find out!
Geocaching is like a modern-day treasure hunt activity. Here's how to participate in this fun sport.