Source: Molly McFaddin. Person with LuminAID lantern takes hat from backpack.

17 Items and Supplies Preppers Forget to Add to Their List

You never know when disaster will strike, so it’s a good idea to prepare for when it does. Here are a few items that many people forget to pack when preparing for a disaster.
10 Tips To Enjoy Your Music Festival Experience

10 Tips That Will Help You Actually Enjoy Your Music Festival Experience

Preparation for a music festival doesn’t have to take a lot of time. Let's go over the essentials and the important tips and tricks to make your music festival experience the best yet.
What Food to Stockpile Before a Disaster Hits

What Food to Stockpile Before a Disaster Hits

Stocking up on food is a great way to build your hurricane kit, and it’s super easy! Here are our tips on what food you should store for hurricanes.
Woman taking out storage with use of LuminAID light

20 Blackout and Power Outage Survival Tips and Tricks

Power outages can happen at any time, and it’s important to be prepared. That’s why we’ve put together a list of the 20 most important do’s and don'ts for before, during, and after outages.
Best Campsites for Stargazing

Best Campsites for Stargazing

For almost all of human history, people have loved gazing at the stars. One amazing way to appreciate the night sky is to camp in a state or national park. We put together a list of the of best parks across the United States for stargazing.
LuminAIDs on a campsite. Photographer: Kati Whelan

9 Essential Tips for Your Next Dry Camping Trip

Dry camping is a great alternative to campground RV camping as it allows campers to move freely and explore places. Take a look at our tips to try this type of camping.
Woman with large backpacking pack heading down on small walkway in forest

How to Hike Alone: Solo Hiking Essentials and Tips

Solo hiking is a great way to live in the moment and reset from your daily life. When you keep a few simple things in mind, it’s easy to start planning your next solo hike!
How to Make Your Car Camping Adventure Enjoyable

How to Make Your Car Camping Adventure Enjoyable

Car camping is distinct from backpacking because you don’t need to carry your supplies with you. This is why it requires a unique type of planning. Let's explore what car camping is and how to make it fun.
People at table with lantern in desert. Source: Melissa Reyerson-Slifer (IG: @meltakesahike)

Are You Ready for Your Summer Camping Trip?

While camping in the summer is great, it requires unique preparation. It’s important to take measures to mitigate the heat. See how to stay cool and what to wear in scorching temperatures.