About Us

Welcome to Outdoor Doer

At Outdoor Doer, we are more than just a content hub; we are a community of passionate outdoor enthusiasts dedicated to bringing you the best in adventure and exploration. Whether you’re a seasoned adventurer or just starting out, our mission is to inspire, educate, and equip you with the knowledge and tools you need to thrive in the great outdoors.

Our Story

Outdoor Doer was born out of a deep love for nature and a desire to share that passion with others. Founded by Raphael Dume, a fervent outdoor enthusiast based in New Jersey, OutdoorDoer.com was envisioned as a dependable platform for helping, inspiring, and educating fellow outdoor adventurers.

Our team consists of seasoned experts in camping, hiking, fishing, and various outdoor sports, ensuring that our content is not only informative but also trustworthy and engaging. Our in-house leadership including our editor-in-chief, staff, content writers/editors, and freelance writers, including Jim, Henry, Jack, Evelyn, and Olivia, are highly proficient in the outdoor world and related areas. Some are certified outdoor leaders, wilderness guides, and have undergone extensive training or learned through hands-on experience under our leadership. Our staff members have won top digital publishing awards, showcasing their exceptional talent and dedication to delivering top-tier outdoor content.

Our Mission

Outdoor Doer was founded on a triad of principles: Accuracy, Knowledge Sharing, and Giving Back. These principles drive our daily endeavors and shape our commitment to you.

Our mission is clear: to inspire and equip outdoor enthusiasts of all levels to savor the wonders of the natural world. We firmly believe that spending time in nature is essential for holistic well-being, nurturing physical, mental, and emotional health. Thus, we are resolute in making the outdoors accessible to all. Through our informative, engaging, and well-researched content, we strive to keep you informed about the latest news, expert tips, and product reviews in the realm of outdoor adventure. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or just beginning your journey, we cater to your interests and needs.

What Sets Us Apart

  • Expertise: Our content is created by outdoor enthusiasts with years of hands-on experience.
  • Community: We foster a vibrant community where outdoor lovers can share their experiences and learn from each other.
  • Sustainability: We are committed to promoting responsible outdoor practices to protect our natural world for future generations.

Our Offerings

  • Comprehensive Guides: Covering a wide range of activities including camping, fishing, hiking, and more.
  • Expert Advice: Practical tips and tricks from seasoned adventurers.
  • Product Reviews: Unbiased reviews to help you choose the best gear for your adventures.
  • Interactive Features: Tools and resources to plan trips, find the best locations for activities, and connect with other outdoor enthusiasts.
  • Community Engagement: Join our forums, follow us on social media, and participate in our events to connect with like-minded outdoor enthusiasts.

At Outdoor Doer, we understand the importance of community in the outdoor world. We actively encourage our readers to share their experiences and insights, fostering a collective learning environment. We love featuring user testimonials, demonstrating our commitment to unbiased content. Together, we create a warm and inclusive space where everyone feels valued, supported, and motivated to explore the great outdoors.

We value our readers’ trust. That’s why our gear reviews are completely unbiased, and we’re proud to share testimonials like Emily’s: ‘OutdoorDoer is my go-to source for reliable outdoor advice.’

How We Test & Review Products at OutdoorDoer.com

Why Trust OutdoorDoer.com

At OutdoorDoer.com, our passion for the outdoors drives us to provide reliable, trustworthy information for outdoor enthusiasts of all levels. Our team of experienced adventurers, gear testers, and content creators ensure that every review and guide is accurate, insightful, and helpful. We test products in real-world scenarios to replicate your outdoor experiences.

What We Test

We cover a wide range of outdoor products, including:

  • Camping Gear: Tents, sleeping bags, backpacks, and more.
  • Fishing Equipment: Rods, reels, baits, and accessories.
  • Hiking Gear: Boots, clothing, trekking poles, and navigation tools.
  • Survival Gear: Knives, fire starters, first aid kits, and water filters.
  • Outdoor Tech: GPS devices, solar chargers, and action cameras.

How We Test and Review Products

Our testing process is rigorous and comprehensive:

  1. Setting Guidelines and Priorities: We define key considerations like durability, usability, performance, and value for money.
  2. Market Research: We explore top retailers, leading brands, and user feedback to identify promising products.
  3. Obtaining Products: We acquire products through purchases or from manufacturers, ensuring unbiased reviews.
  4. Real-World Testing: We test products in various conditions to evaluate performance, ease of use, and durability.

Curated Product Guides

For items we can’t review in person, we rely on extensive research and expert knowledge to provide the best recommendations.

Editorial Standards

Our commitment to quality and accuracy is unwavering. All our content is thoroughly researched, fact-checked, and edited by experienced journalists to ensure you receive reliable and up-to-date information. We pride ourselves on our transparency and dedication to providing content that you can trust. Read our complete editorial standards here.


At Outdoor Doer, sustainability is central to our mission. We champion conservation and public land issues, working closely with policymakers, environmental advocates, and community leaders to protect the natural landscapes our readers love.

Our investigative journalism holds power accountable, exploring the impacts of climate change, wildfires, and drought on wildlands. We empower our audience with knowledge and inspire them to take action for a sustainable future.

Get in Touch

We love hearing from our readers. If you have any questions, suggestions, or just want to share your outdoor adventures, reach out to us at info@outdoordoer.com. We aim to respond to all inquiries within 24 hours.

Join us at Outdoor Doer and be part of a community that celebrates and protects the great outdoors. Let’s explore, discover, and thrive together!

OutdoorDoer.com is owned and operated by Dume Enterprise, LLC.

About Dume Enterprise

Dume Enterprise is an American privately-owned digital conglomerate media company headquartered in New Jersey delivering mission-driven content to passionate audiences. We own and operate a diverse portfolio of online businesses across multiple niches. Our mission is to provide high-quality, valuable content that meets the needs and interests of our audience while driving growth and innovation in the digital landscape.

We prioritize social responsibility and editorial integrity, building trust through meaningful connections and high-quality content. Sustainability is at the core of our operations, driving us to inspire and inform our readers while promoting environmental consciousness. Join us as we grow and make a positive impact on our world.