11 ways to Green Your Camping gear
Gear-up sustainably with these eco-gear tips that cover everything from your portable radio and flashlight to hiking boots and long underwear.
Get your outdoor equipment without shelling out the big bucks for brand new gear. You'll save resources and energy, too.
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Why depend on disposable batteries to power your outdoor gear, when there are many affordable solar and hand-crank options available?
Look for environmentally friendly backpacks made from hemp or recycled materials.
Sleep in warm, green comfort with these sustainable, natural options.
Find a strong repellent that doesn't contain unhealthy insecticides such as DEET.
Clean-up your outdoor apparel by choosing options made from organic cotton, hemp, bamboo, and other eco-fabrics.
Eco-friendly hiking boots are made with fewer toxic materials and involve greener production methods than conventional boots.
Better yet, wear mesh outerwear instead of using bug spray.
Forgo the campfire and harness the power of the sun for healthier, emissions-free, outdoor cooking.
Opt for a tent with the least environmental impact, which will depend on your camping style and location.