DIY Fire Starter

While there are a lot of things to love about bike camping in the Chicago region, accessibility to dry firewood is not one of them. It’s definitely more of an exception to encounter firewood that is dry enough to light with just kindling than a rule. It’s also hard to find kindling at campsites at […]

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Get Yourself A Plan

The Very Beginning I started my camping adventure with a poll. I tweeted, facebooked, and emailed all of my friends and asked them to fill out my camping survey:   Bike Camp Survey After gathering responses, I emailed all my friends with a couple of proposed dates. I strongly suggest setting dates at least 2 […]

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