Blog - Tag: camping chair | Blue Ridge Chair

Blog - Tag: camping chair

By Lisa Landes, 09/06/2018 - 15:28
Two Blue Ridge Chairs on the shore of a stream

Just because Labor Day weekend is over, it doesn’t mean summer has to stop! In the Southeast the higher temperatures continue. While it may not be in the 90’s anymore, the upper 80’s is still a great reason to get out and enjoy your local swimming holes before the season is completely over. Whether you enjoy some time by a stream or river or jump in the frigid waters for a refreshing dip, we've compiled a couple of options for your next adventure. Pack along your car camping gear or load the van for a day trip not to be forgotten!

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By Lisa Landes, 06/07/2018 - 18:17
Lake view with the Blue Ridge Mountains in the background

The hustle and bustle of summer can sometimes get overwhelming with the to-do list: your never-ending bucket list of MUST DO items from rafting to family vacations! While the summer always seems to fly by, don’t forget to relax, soak in some of that Vitamin D and enjoy the natural wonders around you. North Carolina - our home state - is overflowing with cold waters to explore, even in the dead of summer! 

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By Lisa Landes, 05/28/2018 - 14:25
Marshmallows over a campfire

Whenever you are camping or pursuing an outdoor adventure, you need some brain food to keep you energized and healthy food that will strengthen and revitalize you. Camping food does not have to only include protein bars or snack mixes. In fact, this article will help you take the best camping food with you, starting with some easy snacks to tasty meals that are simple to prepare.

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By Lisa Landes, 03/12/2018 - 16:39
Glamping

Glamping, camping, backpacking, if you get outside and enjoy some time away we call that a win-win! Across the country are an array of awesome state parks and endless opportunities to get your nature on. If “roughing it” isn’t exactly your idea of a good time, and you have a couple spare dollars, turn to glamping for your next weekend getaway.

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By Lisa Landes, 02/06/2018 - 12:59
Blue Ridge Table and Chair on a patio with a Mac Laptop showing a work outside environment

Looking to shake things up in 2018? Making health and wellness resolutions is great, but don’t forget about the space you live in every day. Revamping your living areas can restart your mood and jumpstart some creative ideas. From DIY projects to some feng shui decorating tips, we combined some fun ideas to get you started on the right path!

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By Lisa Landes, 01/30/2018 - 10:54
person walking through the snow with crampons

Hiking and enjoying the outdoors is more than just a hobby for us. It’s a passion. Waiting until the warmer months just isn’t an option! Winter hiking has it’s benefits from the silence of the snow to the less crowded trails and open spaces. Of course, the winter will scare some away, but as long as you are prepared there is no reason to fret!

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By Lisa Landes, 01/23/2018 - 17:07
Southern comfort food

The New Year rings in some new goals, like rafting a whitewater river, or scaling a high mountain. New goals require new lifestyles, but it is SO COLD! Resist as you might, our bodies crave warm comfort food packed with yummy carbs and savory sugars, even though our mind is telling us to hit the gym and whip up a protein shake. We feel you world! Here are five tasty, satisfying and above all healthy ideas for body and mind. 

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