Extreme Camping Challenges

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Camping isn’t just s’mores and fishing. Rich Monetti talks with Outward Bound about teens and teamwork in nature.

Mosquitoes: Nature’s Flying Vampires

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Prepare yourself against mosquitoes, from your backyard to the great outdoors.

Fishing for Bass and other Warmwater Species

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Fishing for warmwater species provides opportunity for anglers of all skill levels.

Camping and the Stories that Make Us

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One weekend, four people, one tent. Family camping. Do I need to say more?

Bites and Rashes: Things to Avoid While Seeking Outdoor Adventures

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This summer, protect your body’s biggest organ… your skin.

5 Spring Cleaning Chores for the Outdoorsman

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Get your gear ready now for summer outdoor adventures

Full Moon, White Sands

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The late poet Reginald Shepherd called Kenny Fries “a poet of the luminous moment and the luminous landscape,” a title Fries more than lives up to in this poem.

Why I’m Okay with Dad Missing the Big Things

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My husband may miss the “big things”, but the little things he does may be even bigger.

“The Season of Rain is Coming. Hold out Your Hand.”

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The right gear and the right attitude help prepare you for the season of fall doldrums.

The One Log Bonfire

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Summertime means camping, and camping means bonfires.

A Gathering of Men

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Rick Sweeney shares how men’s gatherings became an important part of his life.

Gay Dad: Do As I Say, Not As I Did

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John Jericiau of The Next Family wants his sons to have adventures…just maybe not the kinds he had.

What The Kings of Summer Can Teach Us about Becoming Men

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The Kings of Summer holds a powerful lesson for men young and old alike, one that Christian Clifton hopes more will realize before it’s too late.

A Man’s Guide To Buying The Perfect Christmas Gift, Without Costing The Earth

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10 Christmas gifts to save the planet and maybe some money too…

How to Keep the Wild in your Child (Without Losing it Yourself)

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One young couple explains how having kids didn’t mean the end of their adventures

Printmaking

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As I try to cement my memories, the death of my father creeps through summer