Category: Roughing It

5 Fun Ecotourism Adventures in Florida’s Lower Keys

The islands that constitute Florida’s lower keys burst with exciting flora and fauna that you won’t likely find on the mainland. You could spend weeks exploring the coves, beaches and dense forests that cover the island shores, not to mention the waters that surround the keys. You’ll also find great Good Sam Parks in the
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BioLite Energy: New Energy to Save the World

  There is a company in our industry that has a very particular mission, and that’s their mission of “Energy Everywhere.”  We have recently done field reviews of their BioLite FirePit and CampStove 2 (which will be published after our completed full reviews), but we get so excited about their mission and vision that we
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5 Spectacular Ways to Tackle the Pacific Crest Trail

For a half-century, the epic Pacific Crest Trail has enticed hikers to trek through some of the most beautiful and rugged terrain found in the Western United States. The fabled route stretches 2,650 miles between California’s Mexican border and Washington’s Canadian border, following the undulating north-south ranges of the Sierra and Cascade mountains. As a
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Lessons Learned From My First Camping Trip

My first camping trip taught me the importance of a little planning — and the having the right gear. For many RVers, first camping experiences usually involve tenting in the great outdoors. For most, it’s an exhilarating adventure that soon becomes a regular summer activity. However, such was not the case for my first camping
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