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Ricky Raccoon – Don’t Underestimate Wildlife!

| April 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Having been on numerous camping trips as kids and several trips together as adults, Jeff and I figured we were prepared for most of the issues that could come up while camping, at least in a somewhat developed, maintained campsite that is relatively close to civilization. However, we met our match at a trip to Lazy L&L Campground in New Braunfels, Texas last November.

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Simple Camp-Ready Sangria

| April 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

This camp pleaser is specifically designed to travel with, hence the simple mason jar presentation. If the site you plan on attending doesn’t allow glass into the camp area, you can aways trade out the glass for plastic.

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The Ten Essentials: Part 3 of 3

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Repair kit and tools Nutrition (extra food) Hydration (extra water) Emergency shelter

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Bacon Wrapped Cheese Dogs

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Alright summer lovers, let’s talk hotdogs. Whether you’re a Chicagoan, a New Yorker or just a fine citizen of the world who can appreciate a good hot dog every once in a while, listen up.

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Gregory Baltoro 65 Backpack

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

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Campfire Cinnamon Rolls

| March 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Ingredients: Oranges Pilsbury Cinnamon Rolls Icing Directions:

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Dutch Oven Braised Beef and Summer Vegetables

| March 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

If you don’t already have a Dutch Oven available at home, this hearty meal will temp you into buying one for every foodie you know. Before you hit the trail you will need to do a bit of preparation to ensure that this dish is served they way the wonderful woodland chefs intended.

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Tips and Tricks for Hiking the Guadalupe Mountain Trail

| February 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

At 8,751 ft. you stand at the highest peak of the Guadalupe Mountain Range and subsequently, the highest point in all of Texas, sandwiched far between Carlsbad and El Paso.

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Climbing at Reimers Ranch Park

| February 26, 2015 | 1 Comment

This past Sunday, I wanted to get outside and accomplish some much needed climbing. After warming up a bit at North Austin’s “Austin Rock Gym” I headed West to Reimer’s Ranch for some bouldering, hiking, and people watching.

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Food for Day Hiking

| January 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

How to Know What Food to Take With You on a Hike Food and water are the most important things to take with you on a hike as you will be burning a lot of energy consistently, you should plan to eat at least one snack every hour. Make sure some of these snacks are salty in order to replace electrolytes lost through sweat (1).

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