Northern pike fishing is one of my favorite things to do, and there are very few things more satisfying than battling a trophy pike. Heck, even a 5 to 10 pound northern can put up an epic fight that few freshwater fish can match. Each of us anglers have their own opinion on the best northern pike fishing lures, and I feel it is appropriate to share mine. After all, … [Read more...] about The Best Northern Pike Fishing Lures
I love fishing, and these cold Midwest winters really got me thinking about spring and how much fun it is casting out a line. It is also never too early to think about all the necessary fishing gear you need to make those fishing trips as enjoyable as possible! Having a good portable fishing chair is something I need to invest in again this year. With two younger children … [Read more...] about The Best Portable Fishing Chairs Reviewed
2017 was a really fun year for Amazingoutdooradventures.com. We had well over 100,000 visitors to our site, and they got to read articles on so many great topics related to the outdoors. I know 2018 is going to be even more fun, with us making a much larger push on Social Media (including Instagram) – and we will also be bringing you much more guest content, and of course … [Read more...] about Jon’s Favorite Posts of 2017
When a company that specializes in outdoor gear really impresses us with their high quality products, we always like to pass that information on to our readers. One product line that really impressed us was Rab® sleeping bags. Rab® was founded in the early 1980’s by Rab Carrington – and he specialized in understanding what gear climbers and mountaineers wanted and … [Read more...] about The Best RAB Sleeping Bags Reviewed
I think most of us have been in that situation where we get a phone call from a friend, inviting us to a camping trip or outdoor bachelor party this weekend. Doesn’t leave you a lot of time to prepare, and you certainly aren’t going to take your high end camping gear with you. This is exactly where picking out a top notch discount sleeping bag comes in! When that happens to … [Read more...] about The Best Discount Sleeping Bags
One of the fun things about having an outdoor website is you get to research and find out about unique products that you didn’t know existed. Because of social media, we were able to review products like a pocket bow and arrow, upside down life jackets, solar rock speakers, and Connect Tents. As we were continuing our research into the world of sleeping bags, I ran into the … [Read more...] about Wearable Sleeping Bags or Sleeping Bag Suits Reviewed!
I love camping – I even love camping enough to have attempted one or two late fall/early winter camping trips. These camping trips aren’t for everyone, but they do produce a unique camping experience! The key to winter camping is you have got to have the right gear- especially good sleeping gear - on those cold nights. With that in mind, we decided to continue with our … [Read more...] about The Best Winter Sleeping Bags Reviewed
For those of us that are looking for sleeping bags that provide a large enough sleeping area for two adults or multiple kids – we would recommend taking a look at the best 2 person sleeping bags! There are two types of 2 person sleeping bags you can pick from. One option is two individual sleeping bags that can be zipped together to form one giant sleeping bag. The other … [Read more...] about The Best 2 Person Sleeping Bags Reviewed!
We wanted to continue our recent string of articles about sleeping bags with a quick review on the lightest sleeping bags! These ultralight sleeping bags are perfect for hikers and trekkers that like to camp off the beaten path. While ultralight sleeping bags are great for hikers and backpackers – there are a couple of things you are going to want to investigate before your … [Read more...] about The Lightest Sleeping Bags Reviewed
If you are a big reader of our site, you know that we love to take a look at the different types of tents that you can purchase for your outdoor adventures. For this article we wanted to take a look at the best canvas tents for camping. When I was a young kid and it seemed liked I spent my entire summer camping outdoors; I would often camp in a canvas style tent. The big … [Read more...] about The Best Canvas Tents for Camping
There are some major advantages to being tall – buying camping gear that fits is not one of those advantages. One of the hardest things for our tall friends to do is find a good large sleeping bag. Being comfortable while you sleep – and staying warm while you sleep – are two of the most important things you are going to do while camping. So if you are tall, having a large … [Read more...] about The Best Large Sleeping Bags (Best Sleeping Bags for Tall Guys)
If you have been following our site for a while, you have probably seen our recent posts on the best camping sleeping bags, best hiking sleeping bags, and best children’s sleeping bags. Continuing with our theme on the best sleeping gear for outdoor situations, we decided to do a quick article on the best sleeping bags for toddlers. I would consider a toddler a child in … [Read more...] about The Best Sleeping Bags for Toddlers