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Campfire Stories – Getting Excited for the Linville Gorge

This year our camping trip is to the Linville Gorge. We’ve been planning on going on a trip since last year when we went to Kentucky. In this episode, we discuss out plans for the trip, what we hope to accomplish and what we are taking. It’s not a real long episode, but I hope it helps you plan your next trip to somewhere new. Get outside and see something you haven’t before.

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Campfire Stories – Chris

This week we interview Chris. I don’t want to give too much of the story away here as it is a really good conversation about camping in the everglades, bringing a lot of gear in kayaks and coming in contact with some fun animals in the middle of the night.

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Campfire Stories – Episode 16 – The Presidential Traverse

This week David, Daryl and I discuss our trip to the white mountains. The goal was to complete 10 summits and 23 miles of hiking in the white mountains.
Don’t take the whites for granted, they are a beautiful set of mountains, but they are rugged as can be. They will tire you out if you let them. If you plan a trip to New Hampshire to climb Mount Washington or any of the other presidential mountains, make sure you know what you’re getting into.

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Campfire Stories – Episode 13 – Staying Connected Outside

It may be one of those topics that drives people crazy. Taking your electronics outside with you. But David and I discuss why in 2017 it is important to use the devices we have to stay connected to people who may not be exploring with us.

We discuss some of the tech we bring out, including phones and external batteries. We geek out a bit about amps and wattage and volts and try to rein it back in a bit before people get too bored with us.

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Campfire Stories – Episode 12 – A Dog Story

This week we discuss what it’s like to take Razo, my German Shorthaired pointer out for an over night camping trip in Myakka State Forrest. Which was a lot of fun recently. David discusses his plans for a camping trip with Target this spring as he gets his camping spot together on his hiking trips now. It’s not going to be cold forever in Connecticut, and once it warms up, Dave and Target plan on doing some camping.

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Campfire Stories Episode 9 – Some Tips from Dan and Dave

Some Tips for doing well and having some fun in the great outdoors
In this week’s episode, Dave and I talk about a few tips we have for making your first efforts out more enjoyable.

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Campfire Stories Episode 8 – Kentucky

In this week’s episode we discuss our big trip of 2016, Kentucky. What we did, how we liked it and what we would have done differently. Additionally, we talk about out next yearly trip, the Linville Gorge in North Carolina.

Thank you for listening, if you have comments or ideas for the show, let us know in the comments on The Campin’ Canine.

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Campfire Stories – A Failed Adventure and a new perspective

A Failed Adventure and a new perspective

David is back for episode 6, and in this episode, we get right to stories. My story is about taking my German Shorthaired Pointer for his first hike, trudging through knee deep water for over a mile and ultimately turning around and heading back. David’s story is about hiking in the white mountains in New Hampshire. Experiencing warmer weather at the beginning of the trail and finding 3′ long icicles at that top.

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