Camping Equipment

6 Tips for Winter Hammock Camping (video)

In north woods, we don't let a little thing like winter get in the way of camping enjoyment. We just adapt, gear up and conquer.

Hammock camping is the rage right now for a lot of good reasons. A quick search of "hammock" on the Bass Pro Shops or Cabela's websites will amaze you in how much gear is out there for year round hammock enjoyment.

Best Camping Water Filters Worthy of Consideration

While the casual car camper may consider a portable water filtration system a nice-to-have accessory, anyone who steps off the beaten path should consider it a wise-to-have outdoor essential. Today, finding a right-sized system is easy, and buying a quality system is relatively inexpensive.

Bass Pro Shops Christmas Gift Guide for Outdoor Kids

Selecting the right Christmas gift for children is always a challenge. You want to give them what they want, but also gifts they’ll enjoy, appreciate, grow with — even learn from — for a long time to come. Any gift that encourages a child to spend more time outdoors and foster a lifelong appreciation for the outdoor lifestyle meets all those criteria.

Bass Pro Shops Christmas Gift Guide for Women Who Enjoy the Outdoors

There are so many great Christmas gift ideas for women at Bass Pro Shops that it’s hard to decide what your mom, wife, sister, daughter or friend will love best. So, we’ve made the job easier for you by narrowing thousands of ideas down to our favorite 14.

Bass Pro Shops Christmas Gift Guide for Outdoor Adventure and Family Fun

On Christmas morning, you can tell the outdoor adventurers in the group.  While they are sitting next to you opening gifts and observing the traditions, they likely have a far away look in their eyes.  Some part of them is on a mountaintop where the trees are decorated with snow instead of tinsel and the day’s feast would be prepared over an open fire.  Here are some gift ideas to fuel the pursuits and passions of the outdoor adventurer in your life.

Pre-Season Camping Gear Maintenance (video)

A common early season occurrence at campgrounds is when campers discover one or more gear items are not up to par. The first camping trip of the year is a bad time to realize that gear maintenance was neglected or taken for granted.