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Nature Quotes

Nature Quotes

Save these nature quotes so that when you stop during a hike and take a rest on rock or under a tree, you can feast on beautiful words about nature as well as the beauty of nature itself.   There is new life in the soil for every man. There is healing in the trees for tired minds and for our overburdened spirits, there is strength in the hills, if more »

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3 Essential Tips for Hanging Hammocks

3 Essential Tips for Hanging Hammocks

There’s nothing quite as peaceful and relaxing as floating in the breeze from the comfort of a hammock. With a travel hammock from ENO, Grand Trunk, or local hammock makers Geaux Hammock, you can take that comfort anywhere you please. While these hammocks are simple to set up, there are a few things that you can do to make hanging hammocks easier and more efficient. Ditch the hanging kit Bring more »

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Looking for Military Surplus?

Looking for Military Surplus?

Are you looking for a place to buy military surplus in Northwest Arkansas? Or maybe you have some old military gear that’s been sitting in a footlocker, collecting dust in your attic. Uncle Sam’s Safari Outfitters has the largest selection military surplus, memorabilia, and tactical gear in NWA, and we’ll even buy your old military bags, clothing, and equipment. We have a regularly stocked inventory of military clothing, BDUs, combat more »

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Arkansas Camping Blogs

Arkansas Camping Blogs

Looking for camping inspiration? We have all the goods to put you in the woods, and the authoritative info about those goods — but there’s plenty more to read. At Uncle Sam’s, we have excellent guidebooks and maps, but why not check out some camping blogs as well? Camping bloggers often have practical suggestions for camping with kids, dogs, and other special campers. They tend to post things like recipes more »

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Why SteriPEN Purifiers?

Why SteriPEN Purifiers?

Clean drinking water is important, especially when you’re in a remote environment. Illness from contaminated water in the back country can be fatal. SteriPEN is a lightweight, compact, and portable way to ensure that you have potable drinking water everywhere you go. You can use SteriPEN water purifiers on hiking trails, float trips, and while traveling to countries with questionable water quality. Here are a few reasons why you should more »

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Family Camping in Northwest Arkansas

Family Camping in Northwest Arkansas

The camping in Arkansas is so good that you’re spoiled for choice. Every corner of the state has beautiful scenery, plenty of outdoor recreation opportunities, and terrific campgrounds. But our corner, Northwest Arkansas, may have the rest of the state beat. Here are some of the best places for family camping in NWA! Devil’s Den State Park If you’re looking for camping near Fayetteville, AR, Devil’s Den is just a more »

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Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for Outdoorsy Moms

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for Outdoorsy Moms

Flowers and a card are classic Mother’s Day gifts, but they’re also a little cliche. Plus, they have the lasting power of a housefly. Stray from the usual and give your mom something she can use for years to come. Here are a few Mother’s Day gift ideas for moms who love spending time outdoors! Insulated bottle An insulated water bottle from Hydro Flask or Klean Kanteen will get plenty more »

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Take a Hike: Day Hiking Essentials

Take a Hike: Day Hiking Essentials

Have you ever been told to take a hike? This may very well be the nicest way to tell someone to go away. Hiking is loads of fun, it’s good for your physical and mental health, and it lets you experience the beauty of nature. If someone tells you to take a hike, don’t take offense. Take their advice! Here’s a quick list of hiking essentials for a day hike. more »

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5 Ways to Make Your Camping Fuel Canister Last Longer

5 Ways to Make Your Camping Fuel Canister Last Longer

Exactly how long does a camp stove fuel canister last? Frustratingly, that depends on a number of factors including temperature, altitude, weather conditions, your camping or backpacking stove, your cookware, and how you use it. You can buy the exact same fuel canister twice, use it with the exact same camping stove and cook pot both times, and the fuel canisters will last for different amounts of time. That being more »

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Are Merino Wool Hiking Socks Worth the Price?

Are Merino Wool Hiking Socks Worth the Price?

You’re walking through your local outdoor sporting goods store when you come across a pair of merino wool hiking socks. These socks are unlike anything you’ve ever seen before. How could anything be so fluffy yet so rugged? It’s as though someone combined the comfort of a cloud and the protection of a battle tank into a single pair of socks. You’re captivated. As you bring your face close to more »

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