camping

Where to Find Camping Spots for Cheyenne Frontier Days?
Every year tens of thousands of visitors come to Cheyenne to take part in the 'Daddy of them all'!  Whether they're coming for the rodeo action or simply to check out a show, we all know that finding a place to stay during Cheyenne Frontier Days can be a bit tricky if you don&apo…
Start a Campfire with a Sandwich Bag
This time of year, it usually isn't very hard to start a campfire. Almost everything is dry and easily ready to burn. But, I somehow can always figure out a way to fail at making a proper campfire. You can give me everything short of gasoline and a blowtorch, and I will manage to take forever t…
Western Governors Offer Free Camping Trip For Families
Governor Matt Mead along with Governors of other western states in celebration of Great Outdoors Month 2016 and the Centennial of the National Park Service will be awarding some lucky families one heck of a free camping trip. Families from the "Western Governors" states are eligibl…
Kit Kat S'mores Recipe
I took a trip to the Oregon Coast this past week and had a beach fire just about every night. Of course we had to have s'mores as my kids love them almost as much as I do. We decided to experiment a little when I came up with my new favorite variation - the 'Kit Kat S'mores'. Her…
Reset Your Body Clock, Camping
Man’s greatest invention, the electric light, has thrown off our circadian rhythm that tells our bodies when to wake and when to sleep.
A CU Boulder study in Rocky Mountain National Park has shown that one week of camping will push your reset button. Of ...