10 Best Hot Tents (2022 Update) Buyer’s Guide

Every experienced outdoorsman understands one cardinal rule when it comes to gas stoves: don’t bring your stove inside the tent. Stoves release carbon monoxide that can, and often does, result in death for campers who were just trying to stay warm.

The one exception to the rule is the hot tent. The hot tent is not a new idea (armies have been using the hot tent forever) but it is only recently that it has gained significant traction in the civilian camping space.

The hot tent allows you to bring a wood stove into your tent and safely vent smoke and carbon monoxide to the outdoors through a stovepipe. The effect is to create your own private winter lodge right in the middle of the forest. Nice. Below are the best hot tent options for 2021. (more…)

10 Best Folding Saws (2022 Update) Buyer’s Update

A folding saw is a human-powered hand tool that is light and versatile with myriad potential applications. Folding saws can make a big difference in the quality of the outdoor experience for campers, hunters, bushcrafters and backpackers, and will facilitate work for loggers, landscapers and those in the construction trades.

There are scores of folding saws on the market today, each one with its own set of pros and cons. We put them to the test and concluded that the 10 you will find below are the best folding saws of 2021. (more…)

10 Best Long Range Scopes (2022 Update) Buyer’s Guide

A long range scope expands your hunting horizons and enables you to get off clean, effective shots at targets hundreds of yards away.

The best long range scopes feature lenses by such renowned manufacturers as Leupold, Swarovski, and Zeiss, offer adjustable magnification, and enable you to compensate for environmental factors, including wind and gravity.

We put dozens of today’s most popular long range scopes to the test and determined that the following are the best on the market today. (more…)

10 Best Backpacking Stoves (2022 Update) Buyer’s Guide

A backpacking stove is both convenience and necessity. Venturing into the backcountry without one will not only severely limit your food and drink options, but it could put you in mortal danger, especially if conditions take a turn for the worse.

Today’s backpacking stoves are lightweight, compact and highly efficient. They’re built to last, set up in about a minute and can boil a pan of water in as little as 3 minutes.

Whether you are heading into the wild alone or in a group, having a high-quality backpacking stove with you can ensure a safe and rewarding experience for everyone.

The following are the 10 best backpacking stoves of 2021. (more…)