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Are Sleeping Bag Liners Worth it? (Plus Good Alternatives to Consider)

Sleeping bag liners are popular items to make sleeping bags warmer in colder weather. People often question whether or not they are effective. The answer is that they can be effective but it depends on a variety of factors. Sleeping Bag Liner Materials Different sleeping bag material liners will have different levels of increasing the warmth of the sleeping bag. …

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The Pros and Cons of Quilts, Sleeping Bags, and Blankets When Camping

When you are camping, you want the best gear, but it needs to be functional and easy to carry. Today, there are many options for your sleeping gear. People camp year round, and different seasons, altitudes, and geographical locations might require different types of sleeping gear. With all of the choices that are available, many campers aren’t sure where to …

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Insulated vs. Uninsulated Sleeping Pad (Which Is Right for You?)

Camping in the great outdoors can be a great adventure, but you need to be prepared for the weather. Carrying appropriate sleeping gear can be the difference between getting a good night of sleep and not sleeping much at all. It could be the difference between waking up feeling refreshed and ready to hike, and being tired and sleepy. In …

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How to Lock Your Tent (To Safeguard Your Belongings)

As many people know and agree, security is one of the most important things when it comes to living comfortably. Whether you live in a house, apartment, or any other form of living, there’s a good chance that you will want to make sure that it is as secure as possible. Matters are no different when it comes to camping. …

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The One-Stop Guide to Keeping Bugs Out of Your Tent

It can generally go without saying that bugs aren’t exactly welcome anywhere. Whether it is in your home, at your campsite, or even in your car on the way to the campgrounds, there’s a good chance that you aren’t going to want any bugs joining you. Some people simply don’t like bugs because their presence is bothersome. Some people dislike …

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How to Effectively Cool Your Tent Without Electricity

It can generally go without saying that people don’t really enjoy sleeping in a tent that is far too hot. Whether it is the number of people in the tent or because of the temperature outside, an overheated tent can be incredibly annoying and tough to deal with. Thankfully, there are more than a few ways that you can cool …

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5 Simple Methods to Blackout Your Tent

When it comes to camping, there are many, many different things that you need to be aware of. Of course, you have to make sure that you have enough food and water to keep yourself comfortable, but you also need to make sure that the positioning of your tent is correct. While you might not think about it at first, …

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4 Effective Ways to Air Out a Tent

There are countless reasons to love camping out in nature with a good old-fashioned tent. From simply being able to bond with friends and family who join you to being able to be one with nature, there are endless reasons why people decide to go camping. No matter what your reason is, there are some facts of camping that always …