Mountain House In Buckets

Mountain House Just In Case Bucket ClassicYou asked and Mountain House listened! Mountain House is proud to introduce 2 new “Just in Case…” pouch assortments in super-convenient buckets, perfect for emergency preparedness, camping, backpacking or at-home use!

What makes these buckets so special? [Read more…]

Sponsor a Camper

Recently, The Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Foundation has completed updates to all three conservation camps; Camp John Currie, Camp Robert C. Webb and Camp Earl Wallace. Currently, we are working hard to improve additional camp facilities and to provide scholarship opportunities to fourth, fifth and sixth graders so that all children are able to experience conservation camp! Click on the sponsor a camper link below to read all of the camper’s letters and choose the camper you would like to sponsor. The Kentucky Fish & Wildlife Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization and every donation is tax deductible.

This Holiday season, Sponsor a camper so they’ll have a summer to remember… [Read more…]

Family Camping – Part 1

With the heating up and me wanting to get Ciro introduced to camping soon, I planned an overnighter at the local Izaak Walton League of America Chapter, where I am a member. Camping can be a lot of fun and get you back to the wilderness, without the sounds of cities and pollution. If you have not had the fortune of going camping but plan to, it may be wise to take a look at this article to see what would be best to bring with you so you can have an all-around fun time whenever you decide to go, you never know, we may see you around!

We arrived around 5pm to setup camp, get some dinner going, let Ciro explore and test some more fire starters for building fires. This was a “car camping” trip as Ciro is 2 years old and Amy has not camped in many years. We used our trusty old Coleman tent, air mattress with a down sleeping bag for Amy and Ciro used his sleeping bag that we won at last years Bull Run RMEF Banquet. I used my Big Agnes Farwell back and Two Track pad. [Read more…]