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7 Spots for Spring Wildflowers

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Spring is a great season to get out the camping gear and head to the wilderness. Head to one of these top destinations for  camping getaway during the spring bloom.

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Total Lunar Eclipse Turns the Moon Red Tonight

Monday April 14, 2014

NASA Total Lunar Eclipse Graph

The moon will turn red tonight in a total lunar eclipse like no other you've seen before.  When the full moon moves into the darkest part of the Earth's shadow, the moon will start to glow copper red.

The eclipse begins at 12:53 EDT and ends at 6:36 EDT on April 15, 2014. The best viewing of the total lunar eclipse is in North America and the Pacific. For more information on the event, visit the NASA Lunar Eclipse page.

More: Plan a Stargazing Campout5 Tips for Camping RelaxationSleep Secrets for Campers

Illustration: © NASA

April Events in the National Parks

Tuesday April 1, 2014

Cherry Blossom FestivalApril is a great month for festivals and events in the national parks. From the annual Cherry Blossom Festival in Washington D.C. to a Spring Wildflower Weekend at Cumberland Historic Park. Here is a listing of a few of our favorite events in the National Parks this April.

Plan a National Park Camping Getaway: April Events in the ParksTop 5 National Parks for Camping7 Spots for Spring Wildflowers

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Photo: The annual Cherry Blossom Festival at the Jefferson Memorial in Washington, D.C. | Getty Images / Driendl Group / The Image Bank

Nevada, Oklahoma, Washington, and Wyoming Campground reviews

Monday March 31, 2014

The latest reader submitted campground reviews are  from Nevada, Oklahoma and Washington.

Plan a camping trip with our campground review state index. For more up-to-date outdoor news and campground reviews like About Camping on Facebook and follow on Twitter.

 

Louisiana, Ohio, and Pennsylvania Campground Reviews

Monday March 31, 2014

The latest reader submitted campground reviews are  from Louisiana, Ohio, and Pennsylvania.

Plan a camping trip with our campground review state index. For more up-to-date outdoor news and campground reviews like About Camping on Facebook and follow on Twitter.

 

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