Woman laying out a tarp sheet

Should I Use a Tarp Under My Tent?

Tarps have myriad uses in the great outdoors. But should you be using yours under your tent? In this guide, discover why using a tarp is a good idea and how to use one to good effect when wet-weather camping.

An axe lodged into a tree stump in front of a stack of logs for firewood

How Long Does Firewood Take to Dry?

Seasoning your firewood properly is important for a number of reasons: heat output, fuel efficiency, and even your health. Want to learn how it’s done and how long it will be before your green wood’s good to burn? Read on!