State parks loan camping gear, other rec equipment to first-time adventurers – Idaho Statesman

Idaho Statesman State parks loan camping gear, other rec equipment to first-time adventurersIdaho StatesmanIf you want to give camping a try — or try it again after years in the city — without investing in the gear, Idaho State Parks and Recreation's First Time Adventure Program will hook you up. A state park's staff even […]

Cobb teen killed in freak camping accident – WSB Atlanta

WSB Atlanta Cobb teen killed in freak camping accidentWSB AtlantaCOBB COUNTY, Ga. – Channel 2 Action News has confirmed that a Cobb County teen died after a freak accident while camping Friday night. Joelle Dalgleish, 15, was hurt after a tree that was holding the hammock in which she was sleeping snapped and fell …High school […]

Camping Aid – New York Times

New York Times Camping AidNew York TimesMONDAY PUZZLE — It's not unusual for children to develop a passion for certain things, especially if the things are tool-like in nature and come with all sorts of moving, interesting parts. It might be a bit unusual — but very touching — to see a … Brought to […]

OnTheGo: 5 camping essentials for a safe and enjoyable adventure – Davis Enterprise

Davis Enterprise OnTheGo: 5 camping essentials for a safe and enjoyable adventureDavis EnterpriseRemember that camping often means leaving behind cell coverage, internet access or a GPS signal, making such low-tech gear as a compass and map mandatory. Other potential tools include a topographic map combined with an altimeter to help gauge … Brought to you by […]

The ‘Uber for camping’ Tentrr could be the future of weekend … – Business Insider

Business Insider The 'Uber for camping' Tentrr could be the future of weekend …Business InsiderThe hardest part of going camping might be getting started. The upfront cost forces newbies to shell out for a tent, sleeping bags, and other gear. There are …This new app is Uber for camping, and it may soon come to the […]

This New App Wants to Be the Uber of Camping – Bloomberg

Bloomberg This New App Wants to Be the Uber of CampingBloombergAdd in all the related costs—gear, transportation, food—and the Outdoor Industry Association figures the industry generates closer to $167 billion annually. But former investment banker Michael D'Agostino, who grew up camping on a farm in Litchfield …Camp Out On 200-Acre 'Glampsites'GearJunkie all 3 news articles » […]

Royal Gorge Camping offers new way to enjoy scenery, create memories – Canon City Daily Record

Royal Gorge Camping offers new way to enjoy scenery, create memoriesCanon City Daily RecordCamping no longer has to include sleeping on a cold, hard ground, pitching a tent and being completely severed from the social media pipeline. New this season, Royal Gorge Camping offers glamping — or glamour camping — tents and luxury cabins … Brought […]

Houston’s panhandling, camping ordinances violate rights, lawsuit … – Chron.com

Chron.com Houston's panhandling, camping ordinances violate rights, lawsuit …Chron.comThe ACLU of Texas announced Monday that it has filed a lawsuit on behalf of three homeless Houston residents asking a federal judge to halt the city's new …ACLU sues city over panhandling, camping ordinancesHouston Chronicle all 6 news articles » Brought to you by Google News. Read the […]

Zach Urness’ guide to Oregon camping – Statesman Journal

Statesman Journal Zach Urness' guide to Oregon campingStatesman JournalThere was a time, not so long ago, when camping was simple. I'd wake up, toss my gear into the truck and head to the most remote place I could find. There was perverse joy in searching out places nobody else would visit, whether that meant backpacking […]

The joys of camping – Elko Daily Free Press

Elko Daily Free Press The joys of campingElko Daily Free PressWhether you opt for a tent, tent trailer or RV, nothing beats a camping trip for getting away from the daily routine and treating yourself to an unforgettable vacation. You'll get some clean air, nature, fun activities and maybe even a few new friends … […]