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  • Learn to clean and gut a trout. Improper care of fish poses serious health risks, and can cause the fish to taste poorly and make it spoil sooner. Several tips for handling your freshly caught fish.

    How to Gut a Fish Step by Step

    How to Gut a Fish Step by Step

    by Marty Andersen26

  • Getting a compound bow can be the best place to start your archery career. These bows are so advanced that even average archers can learn to perform like a pro in a relatively short time.

    Best Beginner Compound Bow

    Best Beginner Compound Bow

    by Ben Martin0

  • If you're looking for the perfect selection of firearms to choose from for your first home defense firearm purchase, or have a collection of home defense firearms you're looking to expand, you definitely want to look at this list!

    Top Ten Firearms for Home Defense

    Top Ten Firearms for Home Defense

    by PrometheusIV0

  • Now that you've finally achieved your dream of owning a boat, the next crucial step before exploring the ultimate freedom of the seas is to give it a name. Here is a list of over 400 cool and classy names for your spanking new vessel.

    400+ Cool and Unique Boat Name Ideas

    400+ Cool and Unique Boat Name Ideas

    by Don55

  • Want to go to Hawaii, but not on a traditional hotel-on-Waikiki vacation? If you’re a camper, this article will help you plan an inexpensive trip of the island state.

    Camping in Hawaii?

    Camping in Hawaii?

    by Janda Raker8

  • A guide to some of Gran Canaria's best cycling climbs, including top Strava KOM's, and the best roads to bicycle, such as the Valley of the Tears and Serenity.

    The Best Cycling Climbs on Gran Canaria

    The Best Cycling Climbs on Gran Canaria

    by Liam Hallam1

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  • Even though hiking is a rewarding activity, it has its potential risks too. A slippery rock can turn a simple day hike into a complex rescue mission. Outbound Dan offers 10 tips to hikers on how to stay safe in the outdoors.

    Ten Tips for Safe Hiking: How to Prepare for a Day Hike

    Ten Tips for Safe Hiking: How to Prepare for a Day Hike

    by Dan Human20

  • Camping menus should be delicious and nutritious and must take specific dietary needs into account. Scouts and other groups can create menus that meet all these requirements. This article includes guidelines and specific ideas for meals.

    Planning Group Camping Menus to Accommodate Dietary Needs

    Planning Group Camping Menus to Accommodate Dietary Needs

    by Valerie Bloom0

  • Recurve bows are extremely popular in archery. Thanks to the bow’s limbs that bend away from the archer when fired, there’s a lot more energy and power for transferring to the arrow. In this article we go through the best of them.

    Best Recurve Bow for Hunting

    Best Recurve Bow for Hunting

    by Ben Martin0

  • Venice offers a lot of places for your outdoor enjoyment. If you are looking for the best places to kayak or use stand up boards on fresh water, look no further than Red Lake.

    Kayaking in Venice, Florida

    Kayaking in Venice, Florida

    by perrya2

  • But you said to always hike with a small group didn't you? As solo hikers, we bear the scorn of the outdoor world. Outing clubs view us with disdain and park rangers scowl as we register as a "party of one." However responsible solo backpackers and hikers who manage their risk appropriately can have a safe and enlightening wilderness experience. This article offers encouragement, explanation, and skill sets for a safe solo hiking experience.

    The Art of Solo Backpacking and Hiking

    The Art of Solo Backpacking and Hiking

    by Dan Human54

  • Do you like camping solo? I'm sure you've heard all of the stigmas, but sometimes nature just keeps calling. Here are tips on how to stay safe and be prepared while enjoying everything nature has to offer.

    First Time Camping Solo? Tips for Women Camping Alone

    First Time Camping Solo? Tips for Women Camping Alone

    by Layne Holmes0

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