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Meet Nite Ize

Meet Nite Ize

Have you ever had a problem and couldn’t find the product to suit your needs? That’s what Nite Ize aims at doing for you, from lighting to attaching and managing technology, they want to provide you with solutions for your everyday issues. Founded when CEO Rick Case was out night fishing and dropped his flash out of his, you guessed it, mouth. We’ve all do that before. What do you more »

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Camelbak Elixir

Camelbak Elixir

While there are rumors out there of people using Camelbak reservoirs for things like mixed drinks, beer, and soda, it’s really a bad idea to put anything with sugar in it inside of your hydration system because sugar makes it super difficult to clean. That includes sugary sports drinks like Gatorade. You’ll end up with a sticky mess and have to replace your water bladder and drinking straw after mold more »

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First Razorback Game Tomorrow!

First Razorback Game Tomorrow!

Saturday marks the first Razorbacks Football game of the season and we’re ready to call those hogs! While you’re getting your game gear together emblazoned with hogs, don’t forget that you’ll probably want some sun protection since it’s going to be sunny at the game. After a few hours of standing in direct sun before it goes down below the other side of the stadium, you’ll be toasting. Come Sunday more »

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Team 5Ten Black

Team 5Ten Black

The newest version of the 5Ten Team shoe is the Black update. The Blue version, which incidentally is blue in color, had issues with fit on the heel for many people because it was just so dang difficult to get on. The Black has a new revised heel cup as well as a different shape of toe rubber covering to reduce the heat that tends to build up in the more »

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Building a Bushcraft Kit

Building a Bushcraft Kit

Bushcraft is the study of nature and all the things you can use in nature for your survival, from making feather sticks to foraging. But you still probably need some equipment if you want to make it as a survivalist. This is where your bushcraft kit comes in. A bushcraft kit is made up of the bare-basics essential items you’d need to survive should you need to go into survival more »

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Sleeping Bag Hood Design

Sleeping Bag Hood Design

While fall is nearly here and we’re all gearing up for colder weather, it’ll still be some time before you need to pull out the cold weather gear. Fall in Arkansas can be pretty crazy, with days in the high 80s or in the 50s. There’s really no telling what to expect. If you’re planning on camping with a sleeping bag, thinking about the hood design can give you some more »

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Introducing GorillaTorch

Introducing GorillaTorch

Lanterns and lights can be a challenge at campsites, especially in wilderness areas. Now JOBY’s got something interesting up their sleeves. It’s based on their go-anywhere, attach-to-anything tripod design, which has taken amateur photography by storm. JOBY has now used that same tripod design to light up your campsite. There are three models of Gorillatorches: the 100, the Flare125, and the Switchback. Each has its own unique set of features more »

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Survival Basic: Feather Stick

Survival Basic: Feather Stick

No matter if you’re a survivalist, a minimalist camper, or just someone who likes to play with fire, you should learn how to make a feather stick. There’s even more motivation if you’ve recently bought a survival knife and are looking to learn some basic survival skills. Feather sticks are made by shaving a stick to create a large head of thin curls. If you’re out camping in wet weather, more »

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Special Sale for Midtown Music Festival

Special Sale for Midtown Music Festival

Don’t forget to join us for the Midtown Music Festival from noon to 6 p.m. tomorrow. There’s a lot going on, not just music! We’ll be raffling off a Boreas Back Pack and a Grand Trunk Parachute Nylon Hammock and proceeds go to the Fayetteville Public Schools Outback. You bring canned goods to exchange for a raffle ticket or purchase one. We’ve even got a dunk tank to cool off and a more »

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Features of a Good Survival Knife

Features of a Good Survival Knife

Survival knives are great tools to use while camping, hiking, or in the event that you need to go into survival mode out in the backwoods. Choosing the right knife isn’t as complicated as it seems and a lot of choices come down to personal preference but there are some essential things you should look for in a survival knife before purchasing. Knives that are best for survival knives or more »

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