Virginia Bird Watching

Basic Birding Tips For Beginners While Camping

Have you always loved birding but have never had the time to do it right? Are you planning on a camping trip where you can enjoy birding with your family? Well, if you’re a beginner to birding, here are some useful tips you should consider. Image Source: Wikimedia Commons • Always keep an eye on

Sleeping bags

Choosing the Right Sleeping Bag

Virginia camping offers a wide range of temperatures from early spring to late fall. If you’re the kind of camper who likes variety and travels quite a bit you’ll need to stock all-weather sleeping bags. Some things to look for when purchasing a good sleeping bag are as follows: Durability – Today’s sleeping bags are made

grilled fruit kebabs

Grilled Fruit Kabobs; A Healthy Option For Campers

We all look forward to the typical burgers, brats, and hotdogs that get grilled when we’re camping. They have been favorites for years and a camping trip wouldn’t be complete without them. When we think of adding fruits and veggies to our camping meals it often ends up being cut up veggies with a heavy

cleaning your camping cast iron

Cleaning Your Camping Cast Iron

Cast iron is a favorite cookware today, particularly for campers. Cast iron skillets can retain heat very well, and they are naturally nonstick when maintained properly. But many people are confused when it comes to cleaning cast iron skillets. There are many ways of cleaning them and some work better than others. The first method

Protect your gear from mold

Fixing Mold And Mildew Problems With Your Camping Gear

Most of the time when you decide to go camping, it involves a pretty hefty amount of planning and preparation. It would be terribly disheartening to start that process off with the discovery that your gear has succumbed to mold and mildew. These fungal terrors thrive in dark, damp locations. A folded-up tent that was