Archive for August, 2015

Aug
20

Little-Known Camping Facts

Hunting

Camping is a favorite pastime for Americans, especially throughout the summer. However, many people think you can just throw the cooler and a tent in the car and go. The problem with that idea is that it leads to some dangerous situations once people get camping. Here are just a few tips to follow before and during your trips to ensure a safe and fun vacation!

Planning

A great camping trip, while it does have some spontaneous moments, also takes some planning. You should know the dangerous plants and animals in the area you’ll be in, as well as when the nearest place for help is. Have a plan for some of the most common camping accidents, such as cuts, bites, burns, or poison ivy, so that

Aug
19

Make the Most of Your Alaskan Fishing Trip

Alaska fishing lodge

Do you love to fish? Do you dream of an Alaskan fishing trip? Maybe you want to stay in one of the famous Kenai fishing lodges. You are not alone. King salmon fishing in Alaska is very popular. King salmon can weigh up to 100 pounds and they are caught primarily in Alaska. A 97 pound fish was caught in the Kenai River, this was a world record.

Fishing is an incredibly popular activity. In 2013, more than 55 million Americans went on at least one fishing trip. Ten million of those people were between the ages of six and 17. It is a great family vacation.

For families