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We've assembled the ultimate list of outdoor how-tos, expert tips, and handy gear guides to help you fit as much fun as possible into your summer plans.

What to Bring to the Beach

With a little preparation and the right essentials, you can experience the right amount of sun and sand to make your beach day the best it can be.

How to Get Into Your Kayak

Our paddling expert Mackenzie takes you through the steps for getting in and out of your kayak in the most common situations.

Kayak Fishing for Beginners

Here’s everything you need to know for your first outing – from the right boat and gear to tips for catching fish.

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How to Choose Your Next Hiking Pack

We’ll share the three simple questions you should consider when searching for the perfect pack for different hikes, treks, and trails.

What to Wear Hiking

Learn how to dress for hiking in any weather - plus four important DOs and DON'Ts for any hiking outfit

10 Clever Camping Hacks, Tips and Tricks

Check out our favorite tips for easy packing, tasty cooking, and making your campsite comfy.

Guide to Choosing the Best Tent

Our gear experts show you the ins and outs of different types of tents - and teach you how to decide which one you'll need for your next camping trip.

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