Corey Hunt is an award-winning freelance outdoor writer and photographer from the upstate of South Carolina, where she lives with her husband and two children. Her work has appeared in publications such as Dun Magazine, South Carolina Wildlife, and other online publications. More on Corey’s writing can be found on the blog she writes with her husband, www.twodogoutdoors.com.
Fire starters come in all shapes and sizes and are an essential survival tool for the outdoors. Pick a fire starter that’s right for you and keep it in your first-aid kit.
There are a lot of camping tents on the market. Use this guide from the Hunts to pick the right size and temperature rating for your family before your first trip.
ENO DoubleNest hammock is strong, durable, accommodates up to 400 pounds, and packs down to the size of a grapefruit, making it perfect for camping or backpacking.
A fun twist on the s’more– pull out the Dutch oven and change up your campsite dessert with this S’more Cookie Bake recipe. Your sweet tooth will thank you!
Get your cast iron skillet warmed up and your taste buds ready for breakfast. You’ll love this easy campsite blueberry pancakes recipe!
We love our furry, four-legged friends. They keep us company and are fun to hang out with. Sometimes, they get into trouble. It’s in these moments that a basic knowledge of canine first aid can save their lives.
Check out this insider’s guide for a family vacation to Yellowstone National Park.
Corey Hunt shares her family’s favorite hikes and sights at the Davidson River Campground just inside the Pisgah National Forest in North Carolina.
Get the Deshauteurs take on building a campfire.
John Deshauteurs takes his sons out for the day to show them how to throw a cast net to catch baitfish.
I want my kids to love the outdoors and our family hikes, so I try to pick kid-friendly hiking trails.
Sometimes, the biggest adventures are no further away than the backyard. If your kids are looking for something to do outside, consider one of these backyard activities.
Taking good quality outdoor family photos can be a challenge, and the professionals can make it look effortless. With some patience, practice and by following the tips above, anyone can take great outdoor family photos.
Having a first-aid kit is extremely important when hiking. You need to be prepared for small scrapes and more.
Children need to gear up for the outdoors, too. Here’s a list of seven essential items to bring camping with kids.