Thursday, November 14, 2013
Campstoves, Backpacking, Tailgaiting, Camp Outs And Other Outdoor Activities
Many people are finding different ways to escape from their everyday routine. They are getting involved in outdoor activities that include outdoor cooking, which means having a good camp stove.In today's retail market there are many different types of camp stoves. They vary from backpacking stoves that are so small they will fit in the palm of your hand, all the way up to portable stoves with the power of 90,000 BTU's. There are single, double and triple burner stoves. There are even camp stoves with four burners that fold up like a suit case.Some burn propane for fuel while others, called canister stoves, burn propane or butane, there are also liquid fuel stoves that burn gas, diesel, LP gas or kerosene. There are many types and sizes of stoves available, and just as many types of outdoor activities were they can be seen.You will see these stoves in stadium parking lots where people are tailgating before a major sporting event, at family picnics and backyard barbecues, at campgrounds, on backpacking or hiking expeditions, at gatherings on beaches, at sand dunes where people gather to ride ATV's, dune buggy's and dirt bikes, at RV and trailer parks, at just about any outdoor activity you can name you will find some type of camp stove being used to cook a meal.Most, if not all, who take part in cooking outdoor meals will need a variety of cooking accessories and equipment. Different accessories are available depending on the size and type of camp stove being used and the circumstance it is being used in.Hikers and backpackers will need compact accessories designed to fit in a backpack, while group or family outings will need accessories designed for use in an outdoor kitchen. Things such as bbq tongs, spatulas and forks, cast iron pots, frying pans and dutch ovens, unbreakable plastic cups, bowls, plates and eating utensils just to name a few.There are almost as many brands as there are different types of camp stoves and accessories, the same goes for quality and price.Finding the right equipment for an outdoor kitchen, that will last a long time and not be overly expensive, can seem like a daunting task.However, for those looking to either start, replace or add to an outdoor kitchen, some good advice would be to relax get a favorite beverage and sit down at the computer and let your fingers do the searching for you. Whether you buy locally or online it's a great place to do your research and can be very helpful in finding the camp stove and accessories that will fit your needs at an affordable price.More and more people are looking for a way to enjoy one or more of these many types of outdoor experiences, that will take them away from their everyday routine and give them something new and exciting to enjoy, if only for a brief day or two, and being able to add a good gourmet meal cooked on a great camp stove makes the experience that much more enjoyable.