All posts by Allen

  • Deal on Lodge 5 piece cast iron set

    Cast iron set that includes a 10.5-inch round griddle, 8-inch skillet, 10.25-inch skillet, 5-Qt. Dutch oven and 10.25-inch iron cover, the cover with fit the dutch oven and the large cast iron skillet. Amazon has it right...

    • Posted February 19, 2015
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  • 35+ Camping Tips and Tricks

    It may be heading into winter now, but it’s never too early to start planning for next springs camping trips.  These 35+ camping tips and tricks can make those trips even more enjoyable.  Starting these projects in...

    • Posted December 8, 2014
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  • Kayaking Lake Marburg, June 2014

    We just got back from a quick kayaking trip to Lake Marburg at Codorus State Park.  It was just a quick trip down late in the afternoon.  We were only out for a couple hours, but it...

    • Posted June 1, 2014
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  • Klymit Sleeping Pad Review

    Recently we needed to get a new sleeping pad, and with the hiking that we’ve been doing I wanted to get one that gets pretty compact.  All the others we have are self-inflating, but they don’t get...

    • Posted May 28, 2014
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  • Dutch Oven Cooking 101

    There are few things as tasty as a “one pot meal” of meat, veggies, and herbs and spices all cooked for a few hours in a Dutch oven. An incredibly simple and straightforward cooking tool that has...

    • Posted May 25, 2014
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  • Girl in Sleeping Bag
    The Ultimate Sleeping Bag Buying Guide

    The Ultimate Sleeping Bag Buying Guide Finding the perfect sleeping bag is never easy. Not only are there so many different sleeping bag options out there on the market today, but most sleeping bags are built for...

    • Posted April 30, 2014
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  • A dutch oven meal made up of chicken and potatoes
    Quick Dutch Oven Meal

    Now that spring is finally here, it’s definitely nicer being outside.  While we were outside today, I decided it would be a great day to cook a dutch oven meal.  I had Josh get a fire going to...

    • Posted April 21, 2014
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  • Make your own SilNylon Tarp

    I’d love to be able to run out and get a cuban fiber lightweight tarp, but that’s just going to happen right now.  It’s not always the worst thing in the world to not be able to...

    • Posted April 5, 2014
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  • Old civil war style tent.
    Camping Gear – 5 essential pieces

    Regardless of whether or not you intend to journey into the great wide wilderness for a week long camping trip or just want to spend a little time with your friends or family out in the great...

    • Posted April 3, 2014
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  • Wah Hoo – Woot! Goal Zero Rock Out Solar Kit with Guide 10 Plus

    Just got a great deal on a Goal Zero Solar Kit setup.  Happened over to Woot and staring me right in the face was something I’ve been looking to get and even had some extra components I...

    • Posted March 11, 2014
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