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For frequent campers, fishers and hunters there’s always the constant risk of animals rummaging through your spoils. Nothing can be more disheartening than coming back to base after a long day’s work only to find out a bear made off with your food! While state parks do their best to deter their bear neighbors, they’re not foolproof. Fortunately, many state-of-the-art coolers and good old-fashioned common sense are. Cooler accessories are a must-have for anybody who wants to enjoy the great outdoors without losing their hard work and below I’ll describe state-of-the-art coolers as well as common habits you should exercise when you’re enjoying the great outdoors.
King salmon fishing trips to Alaska can be some of the best, most rewarding experiences a fisher can have, but they’re also challenging. King salmon are one of the toughest types of fish in Alaska you can catch, after all. Here are a few tips to help.
Use a Guide. - You may be an expert fisher, but you still need to use a fishing guide, no matter what you think. Though you may want to limit your expenses, it’s well worth your money to hire a fishing guide. According to stats form Alaska’s State Department of Fish and Games, an unguided angler will spend almost 40 hours king salmon fishing before they can even hook one — let alone reel it in. Why waste your time, when you can just as easily hire a gui (more…)
The mind of a child never ceases to amaze given the sense of wanderlust children are in. The first years of life is filled with constant learning and development to such degrees that us adults ought to be envious. Given the right childrens toys, a child can get an early start on their education though interacting with various stimuli. The global toy market is an 84 billion dollar enterprise as of 2012, meaning that toymakers are constantly struggling to come up with entertaining toys that meat the strict education requirements demanded by concerned parents. Here are several benefits to finding childrens toys that challenge and allow children to be expressive in their own ways.
The Mind of a Child
Children are like plants, given the right environment, each one can flower into a (more…)
With summer vacation coming to a close, you may look back and realize you didn’t go on that dream vacation you planned. Before the summer comes to an abrupt end, why not take the family for a vacation and visit a water park in Panama City beach? Almost half of summer travelers relax as a family, so bring the kids along! Yes, while they’re in school. That’s actually one of the best times to go! Try to plan after Labor Day in September – - the weather is still hot, yet most people leave their children in school during that time, leaving behind low hotel rates and discount attraction ticket prices.
Keep Cool in the Summer Heat(more…)
Usually used in high school and college athletics, indoor and outdoor bleachers come in a variety of sizes and specifications. The word “bleacher” has been around since the late 1800′s. Most of the time they are made from aluminum, but steel and even wood is still used to build certain types. They are where fans, parents, friends, players, and coaches alike can sit to watch the beauty of athletic competition play out before their own eyes. Approximately 35 million kids are involved in organized athletics of some kind every year, and 75% of parents actively encourage participation.
1.) I-Beam: These outdoor bleachers are usually made from a combination of aluminum, steel and plastics. The (more…)
The world is a dangerous place. For those that work a dangerous field, the right equipment can be the one thing standing between a person and death. Body armor for police knows this and prepares for this with state-of-the-art materials that can withstand punctures, heavy temperatures and extreme conditions. A tactical plate carrier, steel-toed boots […]
When you think about it…most of the world’s cultures have some connection to the water. After all, it’s estimated as much as 90% of the Earth’s surface is covered in oceans. Why wouldn’t boating, fishing, swimming, surfing and diving be some of the most ancient and beloved ways of enjoying the great outdoors? When you […]
Water sports are an entertaining and athletic way to enjoy the summer water. Watersports include water skiing, wakeboarding, jet skiing, tubing, and even kayaking. In just 2016, 13.8% of the U.S. population six and up participated in water sports. Wakeboarding is one of the most common water sports. In 2015, over 3.2 million people participated […]