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21 Free Printable Camping Games & Activities for Kids

Camping is a perfect way to get kids outside and playing in nature. But, sometimes there are those moments when you need them to stay close at the picnic table or in the tent and you still want to keep them occupied. Below are 21 free printable games and activities you can print in advance …

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How to Use a Fire Reflector Near Your Campfire And Why

If you are camping in the warm months, worrying about how you are going to stay warm enough is usually never an issue. But, if you are camping in late fall through spring, conserving as much heat from your campfire as you can is essential! One way to do this is through the use of …

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21 Campfire Games for Couples: Fun for Two!

Sometimes you are enjoying sitting around a campfire with just one other person, whether it be a friend or a significant other. Just because you don’t have a large group of people, you still want to have some fun playing games around the fire, even if it is just the two of you. Below is …

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How to Revive a Dying Fire at Your Campsite

* As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. A roaring campfire offers a great vibe for fun and building memories, but not if it dies down and you are having to figure out how to revive it. Luckily, there are quick and easy steps you can take to save a dying fire. Save and …

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What you Need to Cook Over a Campfire: For Beginners

* As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. At its most rustic, you just need a stick and your dinner to be able to cook over a campfire. This works and can be pretty fun, too, but at some point, you may want to expand your campfire cooking possibilities. Here are some pieces of …

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5 Tips to Make a Fire Burn Hotter When you Need it To

* As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Maybe you are doing some campfire cooking, or maybe you are roughing it in cold conditions. Either way, there are times when you would love to be able to make your fire burn hotter! What are ways that you can amp up the heat of your …

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How to Set up a Campfire Tripod for Beginners

* As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. There are few things more satisfying than relaxing around a campfire while your supper is slowly cooking over it. A bubbling dutch oven hanging over your fire is a wonderful thing, but if you have never tried using a campfire tripod before you may not be …

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19 Best Scary Campfire Story Podcasts On Spotify

Sitting around the campfire and need a scary story, but don’t know any or not good at telling them? Leave it to the professionals! Below are the best spooky podcasts Spotify has to offer that will creep out your entire crew. 1. Jim Harold’s Campfire Jim Harold’s Campfire wins the award on this list for …

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Easy Way to Start a Fire While Camping: Fast and Foolproof

If you have ever tried to build a campfire only to have your wood topple over, you know the struggle. What is a fast, easy, and foolproof way to start a campfire? An easy way to start a fire while camping without having your wood fall over is to use the 6-Pack-In-a-Box method. Find the …

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Firewood Laws in Ohio: Moving, Selling and Burning

If you live in Ohio, or are traveling to Ohio to camp, you may be wondering what laws are in place for how to transport and use firewood in and around the state. This can be confusing as each state has slightly different regulations. I have summarized it for you below: You are prohibited from …

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