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Why You Need to Ditch the Budget Tent

The dozens of varieties you can find in tents can be overwhelming. Do you choose a dome, tunnel, backpacking, weekend or inflatable tent? You can even choose between a single or double skinned tent. This amount of choice can seem overwhelming, and… More »

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3 Simple Ways to Brew Coffee Outdoors

There’s nothing quite like being surrounded by nature, possibly on a frosty day and enjoy a perfect cup of coffee. If you’re camping, you may be out for several days, and if you’re anything like us, it’s important to wake up to your normal… More »

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Synthetic or Down Sleeping Bag?

Thinking about getting a sleeping bag and not sure what to choose? When making your decision, there are several things to take into consideration. These include the bags temperature rating, price, size and weight, features and performance. The type of insulation is a significant variable… More »

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Layman’s Guide to Hammock Camping

You’re an avid camper but want to try something a little bit different on your next outdoor trip, or want to start getting back to nature but haven’t quite mastered the art of pitching a tent just yet. The answer is a hammock. Hammock… More »

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Camping Solo: A Beginner’s Guide

Solo camping isn’t for everyone, but if you’re a keen camper, it’s definitely something you should try at least once. Camping alone can provide you with some well-needed peace and quiet away from work, and the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Don’t worry… More »

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5 Winter Camping Mistakes You Need to Avoid

Most people are summer campers only and considering just how challenging winter conditions can be it’s easy to see why. Here at ActionHub, however, we love camping in all weather conditions. The problem? Winter camping can be difficult and potentially dangerous. If you’re… More »

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Weekend Trek Backpacking Checklist

Whether an experienced trekker or an absolute beginner, we often find that packing seems to be the most challenging part of the weekend backpacking trek! The following checklist covers the absolute basics – never hit the trail without them. Map and Compass When it comes to… More »

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24 Hacks to Survive Winter Camping

Thinking of going camping this winter? Are people calling you crazy? Don’t worry; we understand why winter camping is so popular. There’s no insects, fewer people and a lot of the wildlife is in hibernation. Camping during the winter can be beautiful and peaceful, but… More »