In Coastal North Carolina, we have access to beautiful forests, beaches, rivers, and state parks. August is Family Fun Month in the US, and it’s the perfect opportunity to enjoy the great outdoors with your family again before school starts. As you do, you’ll want to keep the pests at bay.  No matter what activity you enjoy, we’ve put together a guide to the best bug sprays for any occasion. 

The Best All-Around Pest-Repellent

Sawyer Products 20% Picaridin Insect Repellent will keep you mosquito and tick-free for up to 14 hours! Whether you’re protecting your family from mosquito bites at the family barbecue or trekking a trail, this powerful repellent is long-lasting and safe for the whole family. 

Perfect for Activities!

OFF! Active is perfect for the hottest and most active days this summer. Designed to withstand sweat, gear up your family with OFF! Active during sporting events, at the beach, or when sending the kids out to play in the neighborhood. 

Hiking Days

When hiking or camping, try OFF! Deep Woods. This non-greasy formula is long-lasting and made to protect you when you’re deep in nature. It will protect you against mosquitoes, ticks, biting flies, gnats and chiggers, so you don’t have to worry about bug bites ruining your family adventure. 

For Your Clothes

If you’re going on a trip, whether it’s just one night or a full week, consider Sawyer Clothing and Gear! Follow the instructions to spray your clothing, backpacks, and shoes, and keep critters away. You’ll be pest-free from head to toe!