Boondocking is fun! Boondockers go anywhere they want, at any time they want and at any speed they want! If you are a member of Loners on Wheels (LoW) or any other single RV'ing group you will want to boondock at least some of the time.
Boondocking provides an almost perfect way to see America for little housing costs. I have parked on streets in small towns and explored all the town had to offer. (Get me to tell you about the two weeks I spent in Williams, Arizona, one night!) I've enjoyed libraries, bars, restaurants, parks and who knows how many retail stores. The towns benefit from my spending and I benefit by being able to see the out-of-the-way spots across this country.
Boondocking does take some planning, however.
Electricity is the first need. Most of us have solar panels on the roofs of our RVs. These panels serve one purpose and one purpose only - to recharge our house batteries. As a general rule you should plan on one solar panel for each house battery in your rig. Be sure you do not add batteries without adding solar panels. If you do, your panels will not provide sufficient recharging and you'll always have low batteries.
In addition to solar panels, many of us have a generator in the back of the pick-up or installed in our rigs. This makes it possible to sometimes run the air conditioner or microwave and to recharge batteries. The problem, of course, is that generators are noisy and drive your co-campers nuts.
After you have portable electrical output, you need propane for the space heater, water heater, stove and refrigerator. All rigs are equipped with the necessary propane tanks and most have a refrigerator that runs on electricity when you are connected to a land line and on gas when not connected. Check the propane often. You'll find that you only run out of propane on the coldest of nights at 1:00 A.M.
Finally, water must be carried. Many full-timers try to travel with a minimum of water to save weight. I prefer to have a full tank when I pull off the highway for an undetermined period of time.
Now, where will you camp?
Almost anywhere you want! K-Mart or Wal-Mart parking lots are my favorite on the road RV stop-overs. Some cities have ordinances against the use of such lots but the stores themselves generally like to have us. They have the space and don't like empty parking lots. We all spend a bunch of money in them when we stop and we provide an unofficial guard service for the stores. Please, if parking in one of their lots, don't unhook your rig or extend your slide-outs.
I often spend a night or two at a truck stop. They always have plenty of parking space but my problem is that I always park next to a diesel whose driver, for some unknown reason, keeps the damn truck running all night. (If anyone knows why they do that, please let me know.) If you can put up with the noise, there's always good food in their restaurants and plenty of air, water and fuel for your travels.
Roadside rest areas are also good stopping places. I've talked to lots of boondocking women and almost all have expressed fear of rest areas but none has ever experienced a problem. After trying the rest areas they all found that they enjoyed the fact that other travelers are around for company and protection. Clean restrooms and nice places to walk their dogs are high on their list of reasons for using highway rest stops.
Many of us are members of fraternal organizations which provide inexpensive camping for members. The Elks, Moose Lodge and VFW are a few of many such organizations. Use them! They want to meet you and have your patronize their clubs.
Finding a place to dump can be a problem for some. Not me, though! I have many times pulled into an RV park and asked if I could dump. I've never been turned down! Usually they charge about $5 to dump and refill the water holding tank. One dump a week is plenty.
Finally, I enjoy caravanning when I travel. Sunsets are prettier when you share them! I like the company and the protection of having friends with me when I'm traveling or staying overnight at some far removed spot. Get with some fellow LoWs and try boondocking for a week or two.
You'll love it!
Jack Matlock is a senior and single full time RVer who is enthusiastically endorsing the RVing lifestyle. He started his RVing with a small pick-up and a Coleman tent camper. He presently has a 33 foot 5th wheel with three slide outs.
As a single Jack quickly learned that we live in a mated society. Even the RVing society was based on couples. He wanted to escape into a world where he could socialize with other singles. He looked for a group of single campers who would share his coffee hours and fishing trips. He found Loners on Wheels, a singles only RVing club dedicated to enjoying the single lifestyle and retaining the independence and travel each RVer enjoys. For the past seven years he has enjoyed this group. He plans to enjoy it for the rest of his life! http://www.lonersonwheels.com/
OUTDOORS CALENDAR | Outdoors | wiscnews.com Sauk Prairie Eagle
April 24-30 – Spring turkey hunting period B. April 27 – Get Your Bike Ready for Spring program at Devil's Lake State Park in Baraboo. Bring your bike and join ...
With a focus on outdoors, Georgetown House Tour returns for 88th year WTOP
Revel in modern architecture, historic homes and outdoor oases during the 88th annual Georgetown House Tour. (See Photos)
Ladies: 'Becoming an Outdoors Woman' is just a matter of registering The Macomb Daily
Every year the number of women enjoying outdoor sports such as fly fishing and skeet shooting grows.
May Cover: Dreamy Fashion in the Great Outdoors The Wall Street Journal
Rebecca Leigh Longendyke models poetic style against the majestic landscape of New Zealand's South Island.
Lions' Frank Ragnow soaking in Michigan outdoors this offseason The Detroit News
Allen Park — Frank Ragnow didn't realize how much he needed this offseason. Like nearly every rookie, Ragnow didn't get much of a break leading up to his ...
The best of the outdoors is always a surprise San Francisco Chronicle
When it comes to the best of the outdoors, you never see it coming. You venture out for one thing, and along the way, something else happens that provides a ...
Going to the beach is not my thing SoMdNews.com
It's about time I confess something. While the adjective outdoorsy is a pretty good assessment of my lifestyle (obviously), going to the beach is not my thing.
Gerten Outdoors Named Central Territory Sales Rep For Mountain Khakis SGB Media
Outdoor apparel brand Mountain Khakis on Tuesday announced that Gerten Outdoors has become the sales representative for the Central Territory, which ...
Style For The Outdoors! BAPE's New Outdoor Camping Range With HELINOX stupidDOPE.com
For streetwear fans and outdoor enthusiasts, BAPE has linked up with HELINOX for something new and outstanding. Today we get a look at their latest camping ...
Ticked off: Beware of ticks while adventuring outdoors in Arkansas THV11.com KTHV
THV11 Meteorologist Nathan Scott explains everything you need to know when it comes to tick season here in Arkansas.
DAVIS COLUMN: DNR Secretary outlines approach to concerns Baraboo News Republic
Preston Cole, Department of Natural Resources secretary nominee, leans scientifically in approaching chronic wasting disease, possible water shortage and ...
Industry Buzz: Alpinist deaths, Gander Outdoors, footwear tariffs, and lots of Earth Day headlines - SNEWS
Industry Buzz: Alpinist deaths, Gander Outdoors, footwear tariffs, and lots of Earth Day headlines SNEWS
Collaboration between Outdoor Industry Association and footwear brands in the industry led to approval of Miscellaneous Tariff Bill (MTB) petitions by the U.S. ...
Viewers share what they love about the outdoors on Earth Day WCJB
On Earth Day, NCFL shows us how they enjoy the outdoors.
Gerten Outdoors Joins Mountain Khakis as Rep Group for the Central Territory SNEWS
JACKSON HOLE, WY (April 23, 2019) – Mountain Khakis®, the leading premium outdoor apparel outfitter for men and women, is pleased to announce Gerten ...
Diversity outdoors: Banff Mountain Film Fest explores wider range than ever before - Connect Savannah.com
Diversity outdoors: Banff Mountain Film Fest explores wider range than ever before Connect Savannah.com
EVERY YEAR, the Banff Mountain Film Festival brings the best outdoors/environment themed documentaries and shorts to the Lucas Theatre for an evening of ...
Outdoors: Archery Games of Thrones for Adults, Otter Open House Akron Beacon Journal
THURSDAY Nature Day Camp – Outdoor Skills: Ages 7-10 can enjoy this early spring adventure with fun, hands-on experiences, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Furnace Run ...
Yoga with goats and cats, under the stars or on a farm. Yoga goes beyond the studio. - Raleigh News & Observer
Yoga with goats and cats, under the stars or on a farm. Yoga goes beyond the studio. Raleigh News & Observer
Here is where you can do yoga in Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill with cats, dogs, goats and at breweries or outdoors in gardens or museums.
Outdoors briefs: Proposal to stock reservoirs with bluegill needing public comment - Great Falls Tribune
Outdoors briefs: Proposal to stock reservoirs with bluegill needing public comment Great Falls Tribune
Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks is seeking public comment on proposals to stock bluegill in three reservoirs in Hill and Phillips counties. These reservoirs are:.
Beware when adventuring outdoors; Arkansas is home to 5 different species of ticks THV11.com KTHV
Blood-sucking ticks are waiting for their next meal and when a tick bites it could be carrying a disease.
Quad Citians enjoy a warm Easter Sunday outdoors OurQuadCities
The warm weather we got today meant people headed outdoors for some sun.
Morel of Week, hummingbirds, wood duck, turkey beard: Notes, Chicago outdoors Chicago Sun-Times
Among the notes around Chicago outdoors are the beginning of Week, hummingbird arriving, a beautiful wood duck and a record turkey beard.
Finding zen with goats and the great outdoors Hudson Valley 360
CAIRO — A local resort will be offering a new twist on yoga this summer that enlists the help of some furry friends.
Local business notes: Gander Outdoors set to re-open in June The State Journal-Register
After a nearly two-year hiatus, outdoor equipment and apparel retailer GANDER OUTDOORS will soon reopen its Springfield location. Store manager ERIC ...
Newburyport's Webber family finds ways to stay outdoors The Daily News of Newburyport
NEWBURYPORT — With the youngest children in Generation Z finding themselves consumed with the latest gaming and technology, members of the Webber ...
3 Best Outdoor Sports For Beginners SFGate
This article, 3 Best Outdoor Sports For Beginners, was first published on SportStarsMag.com. If you look at life, everything that is valuable is just around some ...
How Instagram Ruined the Great Outdoors The New Republic
Social media influencers have helped turn public lands into tourist-infested swamps. And one cantankerous man is fighting back.
Kansas couple sells covered wagons for 'glamping' experience Wichita Eagle
A Kansas couple is turning the concept of covered wagons that pioneers once used to journey west into a luxury experience for campers who want to enjoy ...
The Best Waterproof Speakers Rolling Stone
Summer is here, and whether you're headed to the beach, to the cottage, to the campsite, or just hosting a backyard party, you'll want to pick up one of these ...
Is Hiking With Face Masks The New Normal? BuzzFeed News
People move to the Pacific Northwest to be near incredible natural beauty. But each year, wildfires and rising temperatures are making it harder to go outside.
Nearly 60 places to dine outdoors in Rutherford County The Daily News Journal
Weather is warm, evenings are pleasant and there are lots of places to enjoy dining outdoors in Rutherford County. Many have happy-hour specials and quite a ...
Becoming an Outdoors-Woman workshop offers array of classes, lodging, licenses - Brentwood Home Page
Becoming an Outdoors-Woman workshop offers array of classes, lodging, licenses Brentwood Home Page
TENNESSEE WILDLIFE RESOURCES AGENCY. The 2019 Becoming an Outdoors-Woman Workshop will be held May 31-June 2 at the Clyde M. York 4-H ...
Zoom celebrates IPO with downtown San Jose outdoor party The Mercury News
SAN JOSE — Zoom Video Communications partied Friday evening in downtown San Jose like it was, well, 2019. The cloud-based video and web conferencing ...
BLANE KLEMEK OUTDOORS: The diminutive kinglets sing a loud song... Bemidji Pioneer
Springtime is the best time. It's the season of rebirth, renewal, and rejuvenation. As the snow and ice slowly fades away becoming yet a distant memory, migrant ...
Getting kids outdoors and away from their screens WSU News
By Jakob Thorington, WSU News. With children spending alarmingly less time outdoors, Mona Ghandi and her architectural design students might have found ...
Find Your Fit - RFR's Recreation Calendar for week of 4/24 Ashland Daily Press
ONGOING. advertisement. Mondays. - Silver Sneakers. Great for seniors who are looking to rebuild their strength, balance, and coordination. Bayfield Rec ...
Restaurant review: Waterfront dining awaits at Palm Valley Outdoors The Florida Times-Union
On a recent picturesque Sunday under the Palm Valley Bridge, we pulled up to Palm Valley Outdoors via boat to a bustling scene — live music, cornhole games, ...
WALTERS COLUMN: Winter turkey hunt provides some excitement Baraboo News Republic
Hello friends,. Wisconsin's youth turkey hunt is a great way for kids to be introduced to turkey hunting before the state's turkey population has been exposed to ...
Visit Lebanon Valley releases “Explore the Outdoors” guide book LebTown
In time for summer travel, Visit Lebanon Valley has released a brand new “Explore the Outdoors” field guide. The free guide is available on Visit Lebanon ...
Good Friday, Easter services at Notre Dame Cathedral will go on -- outdoors UPI News
Services for Good Friday will be held outdoors at Paris' fire-ravaged Notre Dame Cathedral and one of the relics saved from the blaze this week will feature ...
Celebrate the outdoors for free during National Park Week Glenwood Springs Post Independent
National Park Week runs through Sunday, April 28, so pack the sunscreen, set the GPS and head toward one of Colorado's four national parks.
State leaders hail $110M upgrades set for parks system Glens Falls Post-Star
ALBANY — The recently approved state budget has $110 million for New York state's parks system, including millions for a new park to be built in Brooklyn.
New York buys 1114 acres in Hudson Valley for preservation Glens Falls Post-Star
STOCKPORT — New York officials have purchased 1114 acres of land in Columbia County in eastern New York for $6.7 million.
37 North Expeditions finds path to outdoor success in Ozarks Springfield News-Leader
Danny and Cristina Collins worked for months getting their new guided hiking business — 37 North Expeditions — ready to launch. But a year ago, their first trip ...
Seeing the first signs of life outdoors in spring is fitting for the Easter season - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Seeing the first signs of life outdoors in spring is fitting for the Easter season Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
As an outdoors person, I've never been a big fan of spring in Wisconsin. It always seemed like the worst time of year to do anything outside. If it's warm, it rains, ...
Outdoors in Maine: Club fighting against salmon endangered classification Lewiston Sun Journal
There's a worthy saying that goes like this: “Bad things happen when good men do nothing.” The Veazie Salmon Club, to its credit, is not sitting on its collective ...
DRIFTWOOD OUTDOORS: Time to get out and hunt mushrooms Lakenewsonline.com
Conservation Areas are greats place to look for morel mushrooms, while offering outdoor enthusiasts numerous opportunities to explore the wild and enjoy ...
DIF&W promotes biologist to lead wildlife division — Outdoors — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine - Bangor Daily News
DIF&W promotes biologist to lead wildlife division — Outdoors — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine Bangor Daily News
Nate Webb, who has been working as the supervisor of the department's Wildlife Resource Assessment Division, will now oversee the development and ...
Outdoors Calendar: April 21, 2019 | Hunting & Fishing Charleston Gazette-Mail
April 28. n The Putnam County Gun Club will hold a USPSA pistol match, 10 a.m., at the club's range near Eleanor. Call 304-389-3420. May 5. n The state ...
Nervous to explore the outdoors? This company takes out the guesswork KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City
There's a free festival this weekend called "Rendezvous" that's put on by outdoor publication Vamoose Utah, whose sole mission is to help you get outside.
Amid battle over outdoor conservation, Routt County commissioners support federal funds for public lands - Steamboat Pilot & Today
Amid battle over outdoor conservation, Routt County commissioners support federal funds for public lands Steamboat Pilot & Today
The Board of Routt County Commissioners signed a letter to Colorado's two senators on Tuesday, voicing their support for the Land and Water Conservation Act.
New lake reports released on lake information mapper | Outdoors The Laconia Daily Sun
CONCORD — The New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services recently released comprehensive lake reports generated by the Lake Trophic Survey ...
Grady Phillips, founder of Grady's Great Outdoors, dies at 88 Anderson Independent Mail
Henry Grady Phillips, founder of Grady's Great Outdoors in Anderson, died Sunday.
Workshops offer women outdoors skills instruction Toledo Blade
If the outdoors — the hunting camps, fly-fishing streams, guiding profession, campgrounds, duck blinds, marinas, shooting ranges, hiking trails, and charter ...
Junior Rangers discover county's great outdoors | News Sonoma West
Getting kids outside may be a bit difficult nowadays surrounded by world a of distractions, video games and technology.
2019 NCAA DIII Outdoor Track & Field Rating Index – Week 4 - U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association
2019 NCAA DIII Outdoor Track & Field Rating Index – Week 4 U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association
NEW ORLEANS – There were a plethora of changes to the NCAA Division III Outdoor Track & Field National Rating Index between Week 3 and Week 4!
Outdoors in Maine: Studies aim to understand smelt cycles Lewiston Sun Journal
It can vary by days, but in Maine the middle of April always ushers in the annual smelt runs from coldwater lakes up nearby brooks and streams. As every salmon ...
Midd Gone Wild: New Student Environmental Club Takes to the Outdoors Middlebury Campus
For students who may be interested in engaging intimately with the environment, the Wild Middlebury Project is a great place to start.
Where to Go Outdoors in the Midlands Free Times
Whether you're looking to hit the river, hit a hiking trail or hit a golf ball, the Midlands has something to offer.
Outdoors What's Happening: April 18, 2019 Yakima Herald-Republic
Kids ages 5 to 14 can sign up for the 2019 Kids Fish-In at Sarg Hubbard Park to support the Yakima Greenway. Children will receive a rod, reel, bait and a T-shirt ...
Get Outdoors: Pattison State Park KBJR 6
Spring-time is a period of melting snow and ice, and At Pattison State Park.. the water flows over some beautiful waterfalls. In this week's Get Outdoors,
Amid SHIFT controversy, complex questions surrounding diversity in the outdoors emerge SNEWS
Racial controversy plagued the recent SHIFT conference after some participants came forward with accusations that the event's executive director, Christian ...
Brower: The evolving outdoor vibe in Granby, Colorado Sky Hi News
Patrick Brower, Grand Enterprise Initiative Imagine that. Activity is brewing in Granby that promises to change the look and feel of downtown and the town in ...
‘Giant leap for mankind’ turns 50: DC outdoor movies celebrate moon landing WTOP
As the moon landing turns 50 in July, astronomy fans and science fiction buffs can celebrate the anniversary at a series of space-themed, outdoor movie ...
Anderson: Some state legislators would again dip into trust fund for outdoors - Minneapolis Star Tribune
Anderson: Some state legislators would again dip into trust fund for outdoors Minneapolis Star Tribune
Public beware: Some again want to dip into lottery-fed environmental fund.
2019 NCAA DII Outdoor Track & Field Rating Index – Week 6 - U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association
2019 NCAA DII Outdoor Track & Field Rating Index – Week 6 U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association
NEW ORLEANS – We continue to nudge our way to the postseason, which means it's time for the latest edition of the NCAA Division II Outdoor Track & Field ...
Warm weather gets people enjoying the outdoors WXOW.com
LA CROSSE, Wis. (WXOW) - Some people in La Crosse decided to get their dose of vitamin D the old fashioned way. On Saturday at Leuth Park, people ...
What is the value of the outdoors for someone living with dementia? Health Europa
Delve into the world of neurodegenerative diseases, as Active Minds highlights the importance of valuing the outdoors for those living with dementia.
Pac-12 announces outdoor track & field athletes of the week Pac-12.com
The Pac-12 Conference outdoor track and field athlete of the week honors for the week of April 15-21.
Look What the Cat Dragged In: Parasites The New York Times
You got a kitten. Congratulations! You've joined the club of more than 36 million Americans with pet cats. Now, will your kitty be an indoor cat or an outdoor cat?
Couple closing outdoors shop to strike out on new adventures WCAX
It's the end of an era in Rutland. After 42 years, the husband and wife team behind Mountain Travelers Hike & Ski Shop have decided to close their doors.
2 the Outdoors: High-flying geese keep on climbing WGRZ.com
DELEVAN, N.Y. — Birds are amazing. Intelligent, beautiful and superbly adaptive. They are related to dinosaurs and are one of the oldest species on earth.
Learning takes to the great outdoors for Rochester students Foster's Daily Democrat
ROCHESTER — Some of Rochester's youngest scientists paid a visit recently to check in on progress toward new outdoor classrooms and other amenities in the ...
Outdoors: West Virginia DNR issues bear reminder | News, Sports, Jobs Parkersburg News
CHARLESTON — Spring is here and black bears will be coming out of their winter hibernation and looking for food, the West Virginia Division of Natural Resou.
Madison glamping company makes adventuring in the outdoors chic Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3
There is nothing quite like falling asleep under the stars and a Madison-based luxury camping and events company is making roughing it a breeze with ...
Getting ready for summer with IKEA outdoor ideas on Coast Live WTKR News 3
Michelle Stephenson shows us some fun and affordable ways to spruce up an outdoor area just in time for warm weather.
Central Kansas Outdoors 4-20 KSAL
Bob Roberts interviews Brian Sowers, fisheries biologist for Wilson reservoir. Brian is stocking a lot of Walleyes in various sizes to get that species back to where ...
Still longing for a time when we won't need an Earth Day Toledo Blade
Earth Day is a nearly 50-year-old event that takes place each April. It found a place on the calendar, but we can't blame Hallmark and the floral industry ...
1st Massachusetts farmers moving toward approval to grow marijuana outdoors MassLive.com
The Cannabis Control Commission approved the first two provisional licenses for companies — Theory Wellness and BCWC — that plan to grow marijuana ...
Partial results from the 53rd Kenduskeag Stream Canoe Race Bangor Daily News
810 paddlers in 430 boats started the 16 1/2-mile race from Kenduskeag Village to Bangor.. Maine news, sports, politics, election results, and obituaries from the ...
Nursing kits, osprey platform, young turkey hunters: Notes, Chicago outdoors Chicago Sun-Times
Nursing fox kits, an osprey nesting platform and young turkey hunters are among the notes around Chicago outdoors.
Toano Middle School breaks ground on outdoor classroom Virginia Gazette
They broke ground earlier this month, by this time next year, Toano Middle School will have a new outdoor classroom, allowing students to get some *fresh* air ...
Palmetto Gas wants to help customers add life to their outdoors Sumter Item
With the opening of the second phase of its business earlier this month, Palmetto Gas wants to help area residents 'make your outdoor area your favorite room in ...
Outdoors: Shad fishing contest returns with $20,000 top prize, kids program - Allentown Morning Call
Outdoors: Shad fishing contest returns with $20,000 top prize, kids program Allentown Morning Call
Annual Bi-State Shad Fishing Contest on Delaware River features $20000 top prize and close to $40000 in cash and prizes overall.
Courtyards act as transitions between indoors, outdoors Las Vegas Review-Journal
Dear Gail: We live in an older neighborhood on a nice quiet street. We have a very large front yard and were thinking about adding a courtyard. We entertain a ...
Connection to sunlight, outdoors drives modern-home demand Washington Post
On nearly a national level, the grip of traditional home archetypes has loosened exponentially faster than modern homes can be erected.
6 Indoor and Outdoor Sectionals You Have to See Forbes
Dress up your living room with this oldie, but goodie piece of furniture, and shop this edit of sectionals.
Active outdoors: Awareness helps avoid spring booby traps Concord Monitor
At this time of year, it's easy to get lulled into believing that spring is finally here. It has to get warmer, doesn't it? Sure. Eventually. Some day. But in the meantime ...
Video shows rodent at Twin Peaks outdoor bar in Glendale FOX 10 News Phoenix
Talk about an unappetizing sight at dinner! A man eating out on Monday in Glendale recorded something on his phone that has a lot of people talking. FOX 10's ...
Local News, Outdoors: CRITTERS OF NORTH IDAHO: Wild Turkey Coeur d'Alene Press
On Jan. 26, 1784, Benjamin Franklin described in a letter to his daughter the bird he championed as the perfec.
Jersey Shore Outdoors: LBI Area Fishing Update by Jim Hutchinson, Sr. TAPinto.net
Water temperatures in the southern Ocean County area are slowly rising into the mid 50's, and that means the fish are getting more active. At this point good ...
OUTDOORS digest Youngstown Vindicator
Youth Day in Niles. Niles. Western Reserve Fish & Game Association, 1058 W. 3rd St., will have a Youth Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 25. The event is free, ...
Minnesota lawmakers approve $2 million from Outdoor Heritage Fund for Hallock fish passage and enhancement project - Grand Forks Herald
Minnesota lawmakers approve $2 million from Outdoor Heritage Fund for Hallock fish passage and enhancement project Grand Forks Herald
ST. PAUL — As recommended by the Lessard-Sams Outdoor Heritage Council, the Minnesota Legislature has appropriated $2 million from the state's Outdoor ...
Colorado's best outdoors photography from March 2019 The Denver Post
Check out photos of ski joring, Frozen Dead Guy Days, high country snow and lots of skiing all shot in March.
Outdoors Xtras: A beastly backpack, muddy water and cajun cooking Tribune-Review
Gear of the week Gear name: Beast28 Company: Matador (everybodyshops.com/matador-beast28-packable-backpack.html) Gear type: Backpack Product ...
Bonnie Holding Recognized with Award Bangor Daily News
Here's some great news from DIF&W. The Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife honored longtime Maine guide Bonnie Holding of Coplin Plantation ...
How to protect your personal safety while outdoors alone WPSD Local 6
PADUCAH — As it gets warmer outside, many of you will spend more time outside — going on runs, walks, or playing with your kids. It's important to be aware of ...
Outdoors notebook: Bass fishing, turkey season and more AL.com
Bass fishing action, turkey hunting, and a meeting of Alabama's Forever Wild are all on the agenda.
Global Outdoor TV Market Growth, Trend, Forecast To 2028 GuruFocus.com
The Research Report on “Outdoor TV Market-Global Market Analysis And Forecast — 2028”, expressed by Market.us, the market has come throughout ...
A Guide to High-Tech Gadgets for Outdoor Entertaining Mansion Global
Counter-intuitive as it may seem, connected technology is not exclusively the domain of the interior of your smart home. Developers have built a whole fleet of ...
Great Falls man sets new state record for blue sucker KXLF Butte News
A Great Falls man set a new state record for a little-known Montana fish caught on the Marias River near Loma. On April 19, Jason Karls landed a 13.29-pound ...
Comal White Water or More Blue Green
White Water on the Comal river in Central Texas is more of of toobers paradise than a rafter or kayaker's dreamland, but for a fun and relaxing family adventure I highly recommend the trip. For the second time in the last two years my family and I spent a few days partaking of fun, water and sun in and around New Braunfels, Texas on the Comal and Guadalupe rivers.
Campsite Meal Planning and Recipe
Hello Again,Today we will be talking about meal planning. Meals are one of the most memorable aspects of any camping trip and if one meal is a disaster you will never hear the end of it.
The Pyramids of Giza
The most famous Egyptian pyramids to be built are the Great Pyramids of Giza, located in the outskirts of present-day Cairo. There are over 100 Egyptian pyramids of various sizes, and over 50 more in neighboring Sudan.
Your Virgin Bushwalk
Isn't it time you stepped out of the concrete jungle and into a wilder world, the world of the African bushveld?This may be a major step for most metro dwellers, as the city life offers a certain sense of security, a place to dwell, free from insects and the dangers spawned from mother nature's indifference to man.What happens when the Landrover finally stops and your feet meet with the Savannah floor? Do your preconceptions of an African Safari drop away? Find out what Sabi Sabi's ultimate bush experience is all about!Ambient Sounds of the Bushveld Come AliveOn foot the intricacies of the African bushveld become apparent, the soft textures of yellowed grasslands, the smell of the earth and the ambient sounds of the bushveld come alive.
Planning Your Own Gorilla Safari Will Save You Money - Heres How
Going on a gorilla safari must rank as one of the best wildlife experiences left in the natural world. Many people describe it as an overwhelming and awe-inspiring experience and worth every penny they spent on making it happen.
The Different Styles of Tents Available
The dictionary defines a tent as 'a portable shelter usually of canvas or other cloth stretched over poles or supports and fastened to the ground with pegs and ropes'. That definition covers a wide variety of structures in many sizes, shapes and styles.
Top Five Honeymoon Safari Destinations In Africa
An African honeymoon safari is the perfect way to celebrate your marriage.The pampering that you get is second to none and the surroundings are as beautiful as you will get anywhere in the world.
Boston Vacations: Four Ways To Experience Beantown
Boston is a great destination city for a vacation. There's plenty on tap to see and do, and it's an easy city to get around on foot.
Backyard Camping Trip
Are your kids begging you to take them camping, but you just can't find the time to take them on a camping trip? Or would you like to introduce your kids to the fun of camping for the first time, but aren't sure if they will enjoy it, or might get scared? Either way, camping out in your backyard will be a fun way to spend the evening and night with your kids.Get the kids involved in setting up camp in your backyard.
Should You Buy a Used Inflatable Boat?
There are two types of used inflatable boats for sale - those that have never been patched before, and those that have been repaired. Repaired boats are worked upon by factory technicians using the same glue and same techniques used for a new boat, and hence are as good as new ones.
Kayak Travel and Trips
If you love the thrill and adventure of kayak travel, the waters and lakes are yours to explore! Mankind has always been drawn to the sea and a kayak trip is truly one of the ultimate highs as far as kayak travel is concerned. Human beings have always invented useful devices that enhance our lifestyles and kayak travel is a great and marvelous feat, which blends excitement, fun and freedom of movement in one great adventure.
Welcome to Bragg Creek
Welcome to Bragg Creek! Bragg Creek is located in the Rocky Mountains in Alberta Canada. It must be by far one of Alberta's best kept secrets.
River Rafting on the Salmon River
The beautiful Salmon River stretches through over 400 miles of Idaho. The legendary explorers Lewis and Clark traveled part of the Salmon River but thought it was too rough to navigate.
Survival in the Wilderness: What to Do, What You Need
Summer is for picnics, hikes, outdoor concerts, barbeques ..
Is The Workamper Lifestyle For You?
If you've been dreaming of traveling the highways in your RV, but see the adventure as something far in the future when you retire, then you may want to seriously consider giving the Workamper lifestyle a try. You can live your dream now; it just takes a little preparation and commitment.
Spanish Courses in Spain
Spain: sun, sea, sand and Spanish..
Alaska - Brief Travel Guide
WHAT TO SEE, TO DO AND WHERE: Mount McKinley is the highest mountain in North America (6,194 m or 20,306 feet), 150 miles from Fairbanks. Mountain climbing season is very short because of cold weather, strong winds and avalanche hazards.
Be Sure to Buy the Best Discount Camping Gear Before Going on that Family Adventure
When you're on the Internet looking for discount camping gear, it's good to read an online camping equipment review. There are so many camping outdoor gear products on the market today that the challenge is choosing between them.
Wildebeest Migration - How To Get The Best Seats In The House
To get the most out of a wildebeest migration safari you need to know where the best places along the migration route are, the times you need to be in certain areas and who the top migration safari companies are.The Best Spots On the Migration RouteHave you ever seen those wildlife documentaries that show masses of wildebeest swimming across a river being shadowed and sometimes dragged under by huge crocodiles or drowning because of the crush and fatigue?And those wildebeest that do make it across safely sometimes fail at the last hurdle because the bank is too steep and slippery with mud for them to reach the top even though they make a huge effort to do so.
South Africa Safari Top Five National Parks and Game Reserves
A South Africa safari is the ideal wildlife trip to go on because the infrastructure and accommodation is superb in all the wildlife parks there and it is still highly affordable in comparison to other African countries.But given a choice some of the national parks and game reserves are better than others.
|home | site map | Ocean Photography|