Are Fleece Blankets Good for Camping?

Rolled up grey fleece blanket

If you’ve been camping for quite some time, you know the importance of a great camping blanket. A high-quality blanket mimics the comfy vibe of home, while also keeping you toasty at night, especially during the chilly months. That being said, there are various types of blankets you can bring for camping. This includes fleece … Read more

Are Propane Heaters Safe in a Tent? Plus 5 Safety Tips!

A propane tent heater

Sure, camping in the winter season makes for lovely sights—but, once the shivers, chills, and frostbite kick-in, you’ll soon find yourself scrambling for warmth! Luckily, propane heaters come in handy. With their light, portable design and functional heating system, these appliances can keep campers like you safe, warm, and dry throughout an icy excursion.  Though, … Read more

What is a Tent Footprint and Should You Get One?

A tent footprint laid on the ground

One of my favorite things about camping is being able to immerse myself in beautiful natural surroundings. However, what I don’t like is a wet tent floor. The feeling of moisture seeping through the tent and soaking your back is not a pleasant experience! Thankfully, a tent footprint solves that problem!  What is a tent … Read more

Do Emergency Thermal Blankets Actually Work?

Man wrapped in a thermal blanket

You’re probably wondering if thermal blankets actually work. Given how common, flimsy, and cheap they appear, it’s almost strange how most campers consider them to be an emergency essential. However, with the number of scientists, explorers, and medical responders endorsing these products—plus, the fact that NASA engineered the original space blanket to begin with—perhaps, there … Read more