Apps For Enjoying the Great Outdoors

By: Kristen Guilfoos
By: Kristen Guilfoos

Since many of you may be taking advantage of this nice weather by getting out in the great outdoors, this week's Tech Tuesday is all about camping apps.

From finding campfire recipes to finding out about the weather, we've got you covered.

Coleman Camping Cookbook

Sometimes, food just tastes better outdoors. Now with 80+ Camping & Outdoor Recipes, even campers who have never cooked anything more complicated than S'mores can make great meals and snacks over the campfire. You no longer need to sacrifice eating well just because you are not in your home kitchen. 80+ Camping & Outdoor Recipes provides you with 80+ delicious, and easy-to-prepare recipes for breakfast, lunch, and dinner that are sure to make you a hit around the campfire. It costs 99 cents.

Pro Knot

The Pro-Knot App makes learning to tie knots easy and fun. 70 knots are illustrated and animated. Each of 31 fishing knots, 2 emergency fish hook removal techniques and 39 rope knots has its own animation video, a picture of the finished knot, step by step illustrations and instructions, and a description of the knot's use. This one costs $1.99.

Weather Channel
It packs a bit more information onto its daily forecast screen, including sunrise and sunset times. It's free.

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