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Lena Dunham's Camping adds Juliette Lewis, Bridget Everett, Brett Gelman and more Earlier this week it was announced that David Tennant has joined Jennifer Garner in HBO's upcoming series Camping from the Girls duo of Lena Dunham and Jenni Konner, and now comes word from THR that the show has filled out its supporting cast.

20 of the best campsites in Europe A tent is your cheap ticket to wild beauty spots across Europe, from Swedish lakes to Greek beaches – with walking, wildlife and stargazing on tap.

Cool camping kit – in pictures From idiot-proof tents to the latest gadgets.

10 of the best hacks for happy camping A campfire feast and a warm, comfy tent are among the many joys of a night in the great outdoors. Ten seasoned campers offer their best tips.

1 dead in camping trailer fire in La Crosse County - La Crosse County authorities say one person is dead after a camping trailer fire in the Town of Medary. A passer-by notified a sheriff's deputy of a possible brush fire near Highway 16 around 1:30 a.m. Friday. Authorities found a camping trailer burning on the edge of the property.

How to wash your sleeping bag The tent has been brought out from the shed for a bit of an airing, you've hunted around the garage for the camping accessories and realise you're going to have to buy yet another set of pots and pans because the old ones have disappeared, or did you lend them to Dave over the road?

Time to start planning for summer camping Snow may still be on the ground, and camping may be far from your mind, but it's almost time to make plans - especially if you want to make reservations for provincial cabins, yurts or group-use areas. Reservations for these spots open Monday, March 19 at 7 a.m., and the cabins and yurts fill up quickly for weekend campers.

Why people are camping outside this Hull shoe shop all night - live updates A queue is forming outside a Hull shoe shop as pairs of rare trainers go on sale - tomorrow. Already, there are 11 people outside the Size? Shop in Jameson Stree, Hull city centre, who are prepared to camp all night in a bid to bag a pair. Sean Wotherspoon x Nike Air Max 97/1 trainers will be available when the shop opens tomorrow at 9.30am.

5 Unique Axe Designs Changing The Way You Cut Wood I've been using axes for so long that it never occurs to me that it could be improved. Maybe it can't. I haven't personally used any of these, but I'm fascinated by them. It's bold to take such a basic, established tool and try to make it better.

Smart Tent: Solar-Charging Shelter Pairs With Phone Built-in lanterns, light-up stakes, solar power, and a modular add-on design combine to make "roughing it" a lot less rough. Flickering firelight, twinkling stars, and a blanket of pitch dark everywhere in between - don't you just hate that?

This is why people are camping outside a Leeds city centre shop You might have noticed a lot of people are camping outside this city centre shop. People have been waiting patiently outside Size?, in Vicar Lane, since yesterday to their hands on a rare pair of trainers which will be going on sale tomorrow.

Want a unique camping experience? Try staying in a treehouse or teepee SEGUIN, Texas - At Geronimo Creek Retreat in Seguin, campers can get a different camping experience. Available for guests include treehouse cabins, getaway cabins and even teepees. "They are fully furnished, insulated, fully heated and air-conditioned," Geoffrey King, Marketing Manager said.

CAMPING - Chowing Down on Summit To Eat Freeze Dried Adventure Food Summit To Eat - freeze dried adventure food Price £5.50 eachFind out more. Some of the meals available include;. Tasty, hot and hearty are the things I want when it comes to camping food because being outdoors generally means I'm active, which leaves me ravenous.

Ordnance Survey launch four rugged new GPS devices for mountain use It's an attractive lineup of GPS devices with a good mix of features and access to OS mapping. This week, the Ordnance Survey announced the launch of four new GPS navigation devices designed for walking, hiking, and off-road cycling. The units are a first for OS, and the company say they have been designed for ease of use straight out of the box.

5 Tips to Camping at Welcome to Rockville like a true rockstar Monster Energy Welcome to Rockville is back at it again, kicking off "The World's Loudest Month" festival series at Metropolitan Park in Jacksonville, FL on April 27 - 29. As if having a massive lineup including Foo Fighters, Ozzy Osbourne and Avenged Sevenfold wasn't enough, this year's festival is set to be even bigger and better than before.

3 Amazing Spring Weekend Backpacking Loops in the Smokies You could spend weeks backpacking through this rich landscape, but a weekend trip will also allow you to experience the best of the Smokies.

Voters may decide on the future of Denver's camping ban DENVER - The future of Denver's camping ban could come down to the voters. Denver Homeless Out Loud is pushing to get the Denver Right to Survive Initiative on the May 2019 ballot. That would allow the homeless to rest in public spaces as long as they're not in the way of the public.

Skills: our top tips for enjoying Alpine Scotland When conditions are right, late-season winter mountaineering can feel a bit like being in the Alps. Here's how to enjoy it. By Alex Roddie. For much of the UK, winter is finally drawing to a close. But snow and ice persist in the mountains.

Book review: The Ascent of John Tyndall by Roland Jackson One of the most important mountaineering biographies to have been published in recent years gives a unique insight into the mind of a Victorian alpinist. The Ascent of John Tyndall: by Roland Jackson. Published 22 March 2018 by Oxford University Press.

Explore Ceredigion with the Big Welsh Walk Challenge To help encourage more people to get out walking, Ramblers Cymru are hosting the Big Welsh Walk with routes for every level of ability. We got in touch to find out more. Saturday 2 June. Devil's Bridge, Ceredigion. In 2017, hundreds of walkers took on the Big Welsh Walk Challenge, and now it's back by popular demand.

OUTDOOR GEAR - A Rainy Weekend Wearing The Weird Fish Avesta Waterproof Jacket – Review Avesta Print Lined Fully Waterproof Hooded Jacket in Boysenberry £75.00Buy it here. I really like the longer length of this jacket, making it ideal for rainy days and since being sent this jacket, boy have there been a lot of rainy days!

OREC spends the break skiing, camping, canoeing Over spring break, Trinity's Outdoor Recreation group led two different trips that gave students the opportunity to get out and explore the outdoors with other members of the community. The first trip was a ski trip to Colorado, a new addition to the usual Spring break trips organized by OREC.

Morsel Claims It Builds a Better Spork Love them or hate them, the spork is a staple of outdoor gear. Now, a brand called Morsel claims to have built a better eating tool for the outdoors. Have you ever found yourself wishing your single piece of outdoors cutlery worked better? I certainly have.

Blogger Network featured post: a winter's walk on Beinn Narnain by Fiona Outdoors Today on the Blogger Network, TGO contributor Fiona Russell shares a few lessons from the Arrochar Alps. Fiona Russell is a prolific outdoor blogger and writer for various publications, including The Great Outdoors.

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