Predicting A Colorful Sunrise & Sunset: Reviews of Skyfire and SunsetWx

Photographers will do anything to get a good sunrise & sunset. But how do you know when they’ll happen? Here’s a review of Skyfire and SunsetWx predictors.

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Can You Fly a Drone in Parks, National Forests, and Wilderness Areas?

Know where you can & can’t fly your drone when you go backpacking & hiking. Take a look at the rules for state & national parks, rec areas, wilderness, and so on.

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On How to Write Email Newsletters and Getting Reader Feedback

Sending email newsletters isn’t my favorite thing, but necessary for bloggers. Or is it? What’s the best approach to sending newsletters if you do?

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How To Poop In The Woods – A Tastefully Illustrated Guide

This guide should clear up any confusion about how to poop in the woods. I don’t ever want to see used TP in the forest ever again!

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My New Favorite Phone GPS Backpacking & Hiking App

There’s a lot of apps out there for outdoor recreation. I’ve used many of them and think I’ve finally found the best GPS backpacking & hiking app.

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Sailing from Bequia to Dominica

Sailing from Bequia to Dominica

It was a difficult decision to leave Bequia, but I had to take advantage of the weather and make a quick stop in Dominica, next year’s major destination.

Sailing in the Tobago Cays

Sailing in the Tobago Cays

If you’re anywhere near the Grenadines at all, the Tobago Cays marine park needs to be on your list of stops.

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A Comprehensive Snowshoe Buying Guide

A Comprehensive Snowshoe Buying Guide

Hiking in the winter is best done with snowshoes. But which snowshoes should you buy? This snowshoe buying guide will steer you in the right direction.

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The Goal Zero Nomad 7 Solar Charger

The Goal Zero Nomad 7 Solar Charger

The portable solar charger and battery that I wanted to love just wasn’t cutting it anymore, so I was forced to find a new solution and the Nomad 7 is it.

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