The girls’ guide to glamping

Must-have gear for women who love the outdoors but also love creature comforts Hitting the back woods and camping out does not mean you have to completely rough it.  Whether heading for the hills for a weekender with the family or a girls getaway, take along the right gear that will make your next outdoor…

10 essentials for the end of the summer season

Gear up for the last days of summer A hot Indian summer can last for weeks, or longer, after Labor Day, so don’t give up yet on fun in the sun. For summer’s last hurrah, do it right with these 10 essentials for entertaining and enjoying the outdoors. Gear up and get outside, while you…

Cabela’s hosts Ladies Day Out event for women outdoor enthusiasts

  Retailer to offer activities and special pricing for attendees of events May 13-14 Cabela’s in Gainesville is celebrating female outdoor enthusiasts and helping them enjoy the great outdoors this Spring by offering educational activities, discounts and more during its Ladies’ Day Out event, Saturday and Sunday, May 13-14. The two-day event will offer free, hands-on…

Hacks for the camping newbie

  As a parent who has not been outdoor camping since I was a Girl Scout decades ago, the experience was all-new to me when I enlisted to accompany 10 boys on a Cub Scout overnight in the Shenandoah National Park this fall. My crash course in roughing it in the woods taught me these…