5 Essentials For Your Next Outdoor Adventure
29 August 2017
If you are planning your first outdoor adventure, whether it is something as simple as a day hike or something more complex like a paddling trip, knowing the basics to take with you can be overwhelming. No matter what type of adventure you have planned, there are some essentials that you should never leave home without. The following can help you get them all together:
The type of navigation aids you bring depends on your adventure.
SCUBA Divers Better Be Prepared . . . Or Else!
18 August 2017
In the movie A Little Mermaid, a small crab sings a song praising the wonders of life "Under the Sea." Thanks to the invention of Self-Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus (SCUBA) people have been able to dive down and experience these wonders, too. But specialized equipment is not the only thing necessary to make diving successful. It is critical that divers be properly trained in order to safely participate.
There is a saying that Mother Nature ( Mother Ocean in this case) is wonderful, but if you make her mad, she will kill you.
Three Boat Care Mistakes To Avoid With Your First Boat
4 August 2017
As the new owner of a center console boat, you want to make sure it is well cared for. Unfortunately, it is all too easy to make a mistake when you are new to boat ownership. Knowing what these mistakes are can help you avoid them, so continue reading to learn more.
#1: Using household cleaners to wash the boat
There aren't any regular household cleaners suitable for boat care. For example, many glass cleaners contain ammonia, which can harm the coating on the plexiglass windshields of most boats.
Three Items You Should Never Go Into The Wilderness Without
25 July 2017
Even if you're relatively new to outdoor recreational pursuits, you're probably already aware of certain must-have items such as a good first aid kit, sunscreen, and extra food, but you may not have completely thought through your list of items that you should never go into the wilderness without. Following are three things that can help keep you safe and may even prove invaluable if you happen to lose your way or become injured on the trail.