ITF029: Camping on a bicycle

inthefieldpodcast-300x300This is In The Field Camping Episode 29. In this episode, guest host Peter Rice tackles the many improvisational conundrums faced by those who camp on long-distance bicycle trips. From luxurious RV parks to guerrilla camping in unusual places, he and guest co-host Dave Lorenzen survey the entire field. Rice, the author of Spandex Optional Bicycle Touring: How to ride long distance, the cheap and easy way, is based in Albuquerque.

In The Field Camping Podcast with Chris Rodriguez is a podcast that is literally recorded “in the field” while camping at various campgrounds. If we’re not camping, we’re not podcasting! We review campgrounds and camping equipment, suggest tips and advice, and go on camping-related soapbox rants. If you have any questions or comments, leave a voicemail (720)440-1080 or email chris@inthefieldcamping.com

Check out the Jaja Pro-Start Fire Starter at http://jajacampingsupplies.com and tell them you heard about it from In The Field Camping Podcast!

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ITF028: Flying vs. RV’ing

inthefieldpodcast-300x300This is In The Field Camping Episode 28.  In this episode, Chris talked about moving, work, crowded campgrounds – in other words things keeping us from camping and recording.  Then it was on to comparing flying verses camping, or RV’ing.  Not commercial flying, but personal/private pilot type of flying as opposed to road trips.  This episode was recorded from Jacks Gulch in northeast Colorado.

In The Field Camping Podcast with Chris Rodriguez is a podcast that is literally recorded “in the field” while camping at various campgrounds. If we’re not camping, we’re not podcasting! We review campgrounds and camping equipment, suggest tips and advice, and go on camping-related soapbox rants. If you have any questions or comments, leave a voicemail (720)440-1080 or email chris@inthefieldcamping.com

Check out the Jaja Pro-Start Fire Starter at http://jajacampingsupplies.com and tell them you heard about it from In The Field Camping Podcast!

For more info, visit www.inthefieldcamping.com

ITF002:Carter Lake review, sharing secrets, and Jaja Pro-Start Fire Starter

This is In The Field Camping Podcast Season 1, Episode 2. Recorded on location at Flatiron Reservoir, Colorado.

Campground review: Carter Lake.  2nd largest lake in Colorado, 12mi of shoreline.  96 sites, 13mi west of I25 (west of Berthoud and Loveland).  5 campgrounds (Eagle, South Shore, North Pines, Big Thompson, and Carter Knolls).  No dump at campgrounds, but just east of Carter Lake.  $7 fee to Larimer County Parks + nightly camping fee.  Fishing, swimming, boating.  Very popular, crowded on weekends.
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ITF001:Flatiron Reservoir review and Winterizing & De-winterizing

This is In The Field Camping Podcast Season 1, Episode 1. Recorded on location at Flatiron Reservoir, Colorado.

Colorado Campgrounds – The 100 Best and all the rest by Gil Folsom and Bill Bonebrake. Rates Scenery, RV’s, Tents, Shade, and Privacy. Good pictures and maps. Continue reading