So you've built your dream cabin...now figure out what to do in your spare time! Here are our best ideas for things to do at your cabin.
The 5 Best Campfire Lays and How to Build Them
A campfire lay, the method used to assemble a campfire before lighting it, determines how that fire will burn. Learn about the five most useful lays, and when and how to use each. #camping #cabin #nature #travel #outdoors #backpacking
The Foolproof Four: Edible Wild Mushrooms
Once you start looking, you’ll see mushrooms everywhere, in all shapes, sizes and colors. The vast majority should be considered inedible. Happily, there are four delicious wild mushrooms that are fairly widespread and easy to identify: morels, chicken mushrooms, giant puffballs and chanterelles. These are sometimes referred to as “The Foolproof Four.”
While you’re at the cabin, there’s a good chance you want to spend most of your time outside. Nature rules at the cabin, but the weather doesn’t always feel that way. If the weather doesn't go as planned on your next cabin getaway, make sure you have these board games at the ready to stay unplugged.
How To Start a Fire Without Matches
Even the most experienced outdoors enthusiasts may find themselves stranded from time to time with no means to start a fire. This guide can help you get a spark with nothing but your trusty knife and materials found in abundance in nature.
4 Steps to Safely Building a Campfire
Whether you’re a hardened survivalist, an experienced camper, or just enjoy spending time outdoors, anyone can appreciate the benefits of a well-constructed campfire. This guide will teach you the safest ways to make the most out of your campfire.