Quick Camping Tip: Drying out wet firewood

 Quick Camping Tip: Drying out wet firewood

At our recent Roadtreking gathering in Kansas, we all wanted to gather around a big campfire. But it had rained for several days just before we arrived and the supply of wood was soaked.

Not to worry, though, Yan Seiner had a trick up his sleeve. Using some dry kindling, he started a small fire in the middle of the ring and then kept nursing it as he used his simple trick to dry out the bigger pieces of wood.

It’s easier shown than described so Jennifer got Yan to demonstrate it in this week’s RV Quick Tip:

If you want to see what we were doing in Kansas – including some shots of us gathered around the fire – click this link https://youtu.be/tXBMK61ADas

Mike Wendland

Mike is a veteran journalist who, with his wife, Jennifer, travels North America in a small motorhome, blogging about the people, places, joys and adventure of RV life on the road. He enjoys camping (obviously), hiking, biking, fitness, photography, kayaking, video editing, and all things dealing with technology and the outdoors. See and subscribe to his RV Lifestyle Channel on YouTube, where he has hundreds of RV and travel related videos. His PC MIke TV reports, on personal technology are distributed weekly to all 215 NBC-TV stations.