2016 Blog Archive


Camping Essentials: How to Make Coffee

December 21, 2016

Whether you’re a backpacker who likes to carry as little as possible, or more into the glamping side of things, here are three different methods for making coffee when camping.



Our Favourite Camping Destinations

December 15, 2016

At Coleman we love to get outdoors! There are so many places to get outside, whether it’s to camp, hike, or just enjoy the fresh air! We have compiled a list of some of our favourite camping destinations from across Canada so you can get outdoors too!



How to Wash Coleman Sleeping Bags

December 2, 2016

When was the last time you cleaned your sleeping bag? Taking proper care of this essential piece of camping gear can give it a longer lifespan. Here’s what to do, and what not to do, when washing your sleeping bag.



Camp Games

November 15, 2016

Running out of ideas to keep you entertained while camping? We’ve compiled a list of some of the best games and activities to keep both adults and kids amused for days.



Holiday Gift Ideas

November 9, 2016

Give the best gift you could this year, the gift of adventure! We’ve compiled a list of the 8 best gifts for the outdoor enthusiast or beginner camper on your list.


Build a Roaring Campfire in 5 Simple Steps

October 14, 2016

Enjoying a campfire, comes with great responsibility. Here are 5 steps that will help you have a successful fire with minimal risk to the environment.



Fall Camping Recipes that Can Be Cooked Right on your Campfire

September 30, 2016

Looking for ideas for a fall camping menu? Here is a roundup of our favourite fall campfire recipes.



Cold Weather Camping: Your guide to Keeping Warm at Night

September 29, 2016

Camping in the off-season has its perks. Learn the tricks keeping warm when cool weather camping.



How to Pack a Cooler like a Pro

September 16, 2016


An experienced camper always has some tricks up his or her sleeve for making a camping trip go smoothly. This may become especially obvious when you’re struggling to set up your tent, starting a campfire, or even when trying to get that sleeping bag back in its stuff sack.

Camping: it’s all about the skills.

However, one of the most important camping skills comes into play before you even depart for your campsite. Packing a cooler correctly can help ensure your food stays fresh and unspoiled, minimize the risk of contamination, and reduce the risk of having to consume improperly chilled beverages throughout your weekend.

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