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Let’s Hang Out: 12 of the Best Camping Hammocks

Tired of Sleeping on the ground? It’s time to ditch your tent and embrace the hammock. Inspired by Central and South Americans who have been sleeping in hammocks for thousands of years, more campers are giving the ancient practice a try each year. The hammock camping movement continues to pick up traction as people realize how much fun (and comfortable) it is to swing between a couple of trees under the stars.

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Bring the Heat: Ultimate Guide to the Best Backpacking Stoves

With a compact and lightweight backpacking stove stashed in your pack, you can whip up a hot cup of coffee in the morning in less than five minutes. The same versatile stove can boil water for a dehydrated dinner at night, or you can earn your backcountry gourmet merit badge and do some real cooking.

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