There are some brands that just stick out as being premium among active outdoor enthusiasts. Some of these will be very niche that serve a small but passionate group of obsessed followers while other brands might aim for the type of incredible quality demanded for one type of outdoor adventure but which makes it versatile enough for many others. We are firm believers that … [Read more...] about The Best ALPS Mountaineering Tents: Some of the Best in the Business
While family tents are certainly nice, and an absolute necessity when you're talking about four or more people hitting the great outdoors, what about those of us who do a lot of solo camping or tag along with groups? What if we're just looking for a 2 person tent or 3 person tent? I don't want to set up a 10 person tent for myself and furthermore, that just doesn't make any … [Read more...] about The Best 2 Person Tents Reviewed
Pup tents is one of those terms that almost everyone has heard at some time or another, and while it often brings up a fairly accurate mental image, for a lot of people they realize they don't actually technically know just what a pup tent is compared to say any other tent. Pup tents aren't just one or two person tents (regardless of what many online websites bring up as search … [Read more...] about Best Pup Tents for Camping
What the heck could make a tent worth $500 more than another one? Why are canvas tents so special? If, like me, you found yourself wondering these questions at any point in your life then this is the article for you! Read on to find out why canvas tents are superior and our picks for the absolute best canvas tents for camping. If you are a big reader of our site, you know … [Read more...] about The Best Canvas Tents for Camping
Picking the right tent for different camping trips is extremely important – and recently I was lucky enough to learn about Roof Top Tents after seeing them in action. These tents are nothing like traditional tents and they are called rooftop tents because they are literally attached to the top of your vehicle. They are a very easy type of tent to setup and they are perfect … [Read more...] about The Best Roof Top Tents Reviewed!
If you do a Google search for kid’s tents, you are going to see about a million results ranging from indoor play tents to indoor/outdoor play tents – with a few results for kid outdoor camping tents mixed in. While this is good to illustrate just how many options there are, it also shows you have to be really specific if you are going to get the right match for what you're … [Read more...] about The Best Kid’s Outdoor Camping Tents Reviewed
Some of the best experiences I had growing up were the long camping trips I got to take with my family. We would often camp in the wilderness of Iowa, Wisconsin, Minnesota, and even way up north in Canada. Whether we went as part of our local Boy Scout Troop or as part of our own family camping trip, we spent many weeks and months out in tent life. Great memories of bonding … [Read more...] about Family Camping: 9 Best Family Tents Compared
We like to believe that it takes a lot to impress us at Amazing Outdoor Adventures when it comes to tents. We have been camping for so long we have seen the development of instant tents, cabin tents, party tents, and everything else in between. That is why we have to give a shout out to Ozark Trail and their line of ConnecTENTs, and yes, that's the proper way to write the … [Read more...] about Connect Tents – These are Awesome!
For me, summertime doesn’t officially begin until you host one big outdoor event with your friends and family. For some that is a huge BBQ or pool party, but my preference has always been a big time camping trip. There is nothing better than being in the wilderness socializing (or drinking and playing bags) with the people you care about the most. Anytime you are camping … [Read more...] about Need More Space? – The Best 10 Person Tents
One of the most common questions we field at amazingoutdooradventures.com is about tent size. We can understand why. We have done enough camping to know that even if a tent claims to be an 8 or 12 person tent, realistically, you are not going to fit near that amount of people into it. And once you add in gear storage...those tents can become cramped in a hurry. Most … [Read more...] about The Best 6 Man Tents 2018: Ideally Sized for Most Camping Trips
As much as I love camping, there are always one or two little things that you wish could be changed. One of the biggest complaints we normally hear at Amazing Outdoor Adventures about your average tent is the lack of privacy, and that's a pretty fair statement. It's hard to get alone time for even a quick change when everyone is in the same small or rectangular area. While … [Read more...] about The Best 3 Room Tents For a Little Extra Privacy
For years my brother and I worked hard perfecting our campsite setup skills. We would divide and conquer the necessary tasks, with one of us getting the firewood and gear ready, and the unlucky loser getting stuck dealing with the tent (often mocking his brother as he also got the coolest job of starting a campfire). Setting up the tent was the job I disliked the most. The … [Read more...] about The Best Family Instant Tents Reviewed