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Winter months in UAE are precious. Some of us go camping every weekend to enjoy the maximum of cool weather in the desert or mountains. Some of us are just starting to explore outdoors and are not sure what to pack for weekend camping trips. So here we have drafted a checklist for a perfect camp preparation.  If you don't have the items already, go check out our store: www.AFTGearGarage.com. 

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Nothing beats a cool & refreshing sip of water while hiking/running in blistering heat and sauna like humidity. Here are a few quick tips to keep the water cool in the water bladder: 1. Add plenty ice cubes in the water bladder just before the activity. 2. Fill up the bladder half full, put it in freeze for over night; fill up the 2nd half before the activity. This helps to keep the water cool/cold throughout the training/hiking. Remember to wrap the bladder with a towel to keep the bag/vest dry from condensation. 3. Use insulation cover for bladder bag...

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How To, tent -

Tent Care During Setup Look for an established campsite. This key  Leave No Trace principle should lead you to setup spots that are smooth, level and relatively free of vegetation. After that, you only need to clear away debris ( twigs, small rocks) that could poke a hole in your tent floor.  Use a  footprint.  A footprint protects your tent floor from abrasion and provides a clean surface where you can pack up your tent.  Go slow with the poles.  Don’t whip a pole around, trying to snap its shockcorded sections into place. You can chip a section and weaken the pole—or...

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Hiking can be a rewarding and exciting activity whether you're a novice or a seasoned pro. But it's important to start every journey with the right equipment.  Hiking shoes provide extra support for long journeys and are durable enough to protect your feet from the elements and the different types of terrain.  Even the best boots need to be replaced when the time is up. In fact, many hiking injuries can be attributed to shoes that are past their prime, so it's important to know when to replace your old hiking boots.  For this reason, we've put together below 10...

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COROS, How To, SPORT WATCH -

Watch this video to learn how to use basic navigation features on your COROS watch. Navigation features are available on selected models.   Watch this video to learn how to use advanced navigation features on your COROS watch. Navigation features are available on selected models.

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