How To Go Camping with Your Pet

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In our opinion, there’s nothing better than enjoying the sounds and views of the great outdoors. With summer – and the camping season – in full swing, it’s time to plan that weekend in the woods. But what about your little buddy back at home? Is he going to be forced to spend that weekend […]

Lake Cumberland Cabin & Boat Rentals

Find Lake Cumberland Houseboat Rentals

Did you know the majority of American made houseboats are manufactured in the counties surrounding Kentucky’s Lake Cumberland? The Bluegrass State’s finest vacation getaway welcomes thousands of visitors every summer with miles of open space for skiing, fishing and boating. Lake Cumberland is considered the nation’s number one houseboating destination. If you’re planning a trip to […]

Willie Nelson Tour Bus Available to Rent Soon

Willie Nelson

  I’ve never been a big fan of country music but I don’t think you have to be to appreciate the work of Willie Nelson. One of the greatest country music singer-songwriters of all time, Willie Nelson is an American icon who was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame back in 1993 and […]

5 Tips for Planning Your RV Vacation

Family in RV on Summer Road Trip

I’ve never taken a trip in an RV, but I definitely think it’s something I could get into. Whether it’s a cross-country adventure or a weekend in the mountains, a road trip in an RV definitely beats being crammed in a rental car for hours on end. According to an article by Sharon O’Brien for […]

Unplug This Spring and Take the Kids Camping

Unplug from technology

Last week, my “son” Ravi –  a two-year old miniature schnauzer – and I spent a day at the park just a few minutes from our home. The park was mostly deserted except for another family out enjoying the chilly, but beautiful early spring afternoon. At least I think they were enjoying it. Honestly, it […]

Where To Rent a Boat in Idaho

Idaho Rafting

When you hear the name Idaho, we’re guessing “adventure” isn’t the first word that pops into your head (our money is on “potatoes”). However, Idaho is home to several great spots for many different types of outdoor activities including canoeing, kayaking, paddle-boarding, skiing, inner tubing, and wake-boarding. Recently, writer Julie Wootton put together a list […]

What To Do With Unwanted Rental Outdoor Gear?

Where Can You Find Outfitters Who Rent Equipment

    Recreational Equipment Inc (REI) Benefits the Locals With all of the negative news that’s out there, it’s quite refreshing to be able to share a positive story. This month, the city of Missoula, Montana received quite a donation from a local outdoor supply store – roughly $14,000 in outdoor and camping equipment. The gear, which […]

Charcoal Grill vs Gas Grill Rentals

Do I rent a charcoal or gas grill ?

Walter Wanderley’s “Summer Samba” plays from the RCA turntable in the living room. The screen patio door opens as mom sways out the door holding a tray of hors d’oeuvre, squinting as she walks into the noon summer sun. Dad is standing by the grill talking to the neighbor–hot dog fork in one hand and […]

Sleep Warm on Your Next Winter Camping Trip

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Generally speaking, camping is an activity that’s most enjoyed when the temperatures are well above freezing. Sure, conditions can vary depending on the destination and even summer nights can get a little chilly in warmer parts of the country, but I don’t think anyone would prefer to freeze their butt off in a tent in […]

Been Told to Take a Hike? Here are a Few Places You Could Go

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Has your significant other or boss grown tired of your shenanigans and recently told you to take a hike? Don’t let it get you down. Although I’m almost positive they weren’t telling you to actually take a hike, you might as well use this opportunity to get out of town, clear your head, and have […]