Category Archives: Camping

E-Z Up Sierra II 10×10 Canopy Review

Sometimes you just need a little shelter from the elements. Too much sun is never a good thing when your camping or at the beach and what about rain. Have you ever tried to eat at a pic-nic table while … Continue reading

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Buck 110 Folding Hunter, Lockback Folding Knife Review

Hoyt Buck made the first “Buck” knife in 1902 as a young Kansas blacksmith apprentice. He kept making knives by hand using worn out file blades as raw blade material and applying his own unique style of tempering the steel … Continue reading

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Yogi Camps Texas

The Armadillo Times Crew headed out late friday afternoon for what will probably be our last camping trip of the 2011 season. Since the travel trailer needs to go in the shop for some warranty work and the start of … Continue reading

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Mr. Heater 1-Pound Disposable Propane Tank Refill Adapter Review

I’m not a big fan of using those disposable 1 pound propane cylinders because it is my opinion that they are inherently wasteful. The price per pound for propane is expensive as compared to bulk and you have a disposable … Continue reading

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How to Sweeten Your Ice Chest

With hunting season in full swing I think it’s a good idea to get your ice chest cleaned up and ready for weekend use. Let’s face it a dirty ice chest is not a good thing, especially if you use … Continue reading

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Camco 60″ BBQ Adapter Hose Review

I don’t know how you feel about those 1 pound disposable propane canisters but I really don’t like using them unless I have to. They are probably the most expensive way of firing a propane camping grill and it just … Continue reading

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Kingsford Kaddy Charcoal Dispenser Review

Have you ever experienced this… You spend an afternoon grilling up a nice dinner for your family and retreat to the house to devour your home cooked feast. You start relaxing after dinner, maybe watch a little football, and then … Continue reading

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Carlsbad KOA Campground Review

On the last leg of our “Escaping the Texas Heat” camping trip we wanted to tour the Carlsbad Caverns. We had never been to the caverns before and never camped in the Carlsbad, NM area so the search was on … Continue reading

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One Mile Campground Review

As a part of our “Escaping the Texas Heat” camping trip, we recently stayed at One Mile Campground for 5 nights. Located in the Taylor canyon just 8.2 miles from Almont, Colorado. ┬áThis park was a recommendation from a close … Continue reading

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Trailer Village RV Park Review

The first 2 nights of our most recent 9 night camping trip to New Mexico and Colorado we stayed at Trailer Village RV Park in Roswell, New Mexico. We wanted to rest up for a couple of nights on our … Continue reading

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