Articles written by: Rocky Brown

5 Great Winter Hiking Products

5 Great Winter Hiking Products

The weather outside may be frightful, but that doesn’t stop the hardcore hikers out there from doing their thing. However, you’ll need more than just a few extra layers over your hands and face when you go out to tromp your favorite place. As you well know, winters outside can [...]

6 Pieces of Gear for Every Prepper

6 Pieces of Gear for Every Prepper

More and more people are beginning to embrace the idea of “Prepping” for disasters. It might be to prepare for a natural disaster, an extended trip off the grid, an attack from an enemy entity or country, the oncoming proverbial end of the world, or the zombie apocalypse (It’s going [...]

Top 10 Greatest Survival Movies of All Time

Top 10 Greatest Survival Movies of All Time

We’ve always loved seeing stories of incredible human strength and resilience, courage in the face of seemingly insurmountably long odds, and perseverance in the harshest of situations. This common thread in society, coupled with the rise in popularity of survival-themed television shows, has led to an influx of similarly themed [...]

How to Pick, Cut, and Care For the Perfect Christmas Tree

How to Pick, Cut, and Care For the Perfect Christmas Tree

‘Tis the season to go all Clark Griswold, pack up the family, and hit up your local tree farm. When you’re picking out that most sacred of holiday accoutrements, preference is always key. However, there are some things to keep in mind while doing so. Here are a few tips [...]

Top 10 Manliest Mustaches of All Time

Top 10 Manliest Mustaches of All Time

Put the clippers away, ladies. It’s “Movember,” and whether we can make it look good or not, we’re growing a mustache. “Movember” is a health initiative that aims to raise awareness for men’s health issues such as prostate cancer. Much to the chagrin of their wives, partners, children, or significant [...]

5 Incredible Historic Sites in the Midwest

5 Incredible Historic Sites in the Midwest

America is a country steeped in history, and many fans of days past don’t mind travelling far and wide to visit and experience places of great historical impact. However, there are many such places right in America’s heartland, the Midwest. From Abraham Lincoln to Elvis Presley, here are seven great [...]

4 Awesome Outdoor Apps

4 Awesome Outdoor Apps

Obviously, when you’re out breathing in the fresh air and exploring the wide open spaces, you don’t want to be bothered by your phone ringing, getting incessant texts, or any other distraction that takes your eyes and mind off of Mother Nature’s glory. It is especially so in today’s world, [...]

Survival Skills for the Armchair Adventurer

Survival Skills for the Armchair Adventurer

If you’re reading this, chances are you spend a little less time on the couch staring at a television screen than the average American. However, you’ve probably also heard of the “reality” survival shows that are enjoying a big increase in popularity and air time. These shows are great for [...]