Tag: Camping

Camping Near Monterey Bay, California: Top Spots and Tips

Monterey Bay, located on the central coast of California, is an exquisite destination for those seeking an unforgettable camping experience. With its diverse natural beauty, ranging from rugged coastlines to lush forests, the area offers a wide array of outdoor recreational opportunities. Its rich marine life, scenic vistas, and numerous attractions make it an ideal …

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Getting Fit For Your Vancouver Island West Coast Trail Hike

Traveling six to sixteen kilometers with a twenty kilogram backpack on a wilderness hike like the West Coast Trail demands a good level of fitness. What is the best way to prepare? Just how fit do I need to be? When should I start preparing? These are pertinent questions for anyone who is planning on …

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The Camper’s Delight: Wax Fire Starters

I am a big fan of camping, at least until I get out to it.  Usually, my biggest gripe with camping is trying to get a campfire lit to take the chill out of the morning.  Everyone is huddled around a dead campfire, teeth chattering, waiting for something to happen so they can warm up …

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