Roof-Top Tents vs Ground Tents


Camping

Have you been looking at roof-top tents and ground tents trying to determine which tent might benefit you most? Both roof-top tents and ground tents have advantages and disadvantages. Your style of camping and location often dictate which tent is best.

June 1, 2021

How Do You Level A Roof-Top Tent?


Camping

When leveling your roof-top tent, it’s best to start by parking on the flattest surface you can find. From this starting point, use a combination of a leveling tool to measure your pitch and roll and leveling blocks, recovery boards, air suspension, scrap lumber, rock, log, or firewood to level your vehicle.

May 23, 2021

Can You Use A 2-Person Kayak Alone?


Paddling

Two-person kayaks are great when there is an inexperienced person on your trip or if you want to tandem kayak with your spouse, child, date, or friend. But what happens if you want to kayak alone? Can you paddle a 2-person kayak by yourself?

May 20, 2021

How To Choose A Roof-Top Tent


Camping

How to choose a roof-top tent is based on the number of campers you need to accommodate, softshell or hardshell version, the weight of the tent, the weight limit of your vehicle’s roof and rack, your vehicle’s storage capacity, cost, expandability of the tent, camping environment, durability, and safety.

May 6, 2021

Difference Between River Tubes And Snow Tubes


Paddling, Winter

The biggest difference between heavy-duty, river tubes and snow tubes are the bottom surface materials. Snow tubes have a glossy, heavy-duty, slick vinyl bottom where most river tubes have a reinforced, PVC mesh floor that would act like a cheese grater on snow stopping you dead in your tracks.

April 30, 2021