It can be tough figuring out your camping essentials and a little luxury doesn't hurt. These suggestions will help you decide what you need to bring.
Trying to keep children busy camping can be a challenge. Here are 5 activities for children to stay busy while camping.
Vegetarian foods to cook while camping that are easy to make and delicious. Recipes for grilled vegetables, nachos, spaghetti, chili, beans, rice, quesadillas, and more.
After traveling on a motorcycle and camping for over 30 years, I've learned a few things about what to take when motorcycle camping. I hope my list is helpful.
One of the most annoying things that can happen during camping is taking along electric-powered appliances and then suddenly you lose power from your portable power generator. We bring various appliances because we still want to have...
What glamping is, and how it is done, for example in the Adirondacks, the Poconos, and southern California.
It seems like everyone loves camping except me. I hate sleeping on the ground, living without bathrooms, the grit, the grime... Read on for the Top 3 reasons why I hate camping.
An unbiased real-world review of three proven tents I own and use: Guide Gear's Tee Pee Tent, the Kelty Parthenon Tent, and Coleman's Red Canyon Tent.
What to take tent camping to make your camping holiday comfortable with a minimum of excess junk. Make a list of supplies ahead of time.
Whether you are renting an RV for a family vacation or an experienced RV, you will want to select the best RV campground. Here are features of the best RV campgrounds and tips on how to select the best campground for your camping style.
Children can be safely taught the basics of building a campfire, indoors with no flames, and have fun doing so.
Created by the flooding of several tiny villages in the 1950s, the Long Sault Parkway has become a favourite summer spot for campers from all over Eastern Canada.
Camping with kids can be a lot of fun for the entire family, but only if the needs of the children are kept in mind. Some suggestions to make the trip a good one for all.
When traveling on a motorcycle, we love to camp along the way. When riding and breaking camp every day, you just can't beat a 60 second tent. This is one piece of equipment I would not do without.
Some of the most beautiful, scenic and natural sites to camp are also full of wildlife. If you play it safe, there is absolutely no reason not to camp in bear country.
Tent camping puts you in nature and that can mean insects, mosquitoes, flies, and bears that can make your camping trip unpleasant. Deter pests like bugs and bears by following simple camping rules.
Tips for individuals, families, and scouts and other groups to reduce their impact on the environment while on camping trips.
Nothing in this world is free anymore, right? Wrong! Did you know there are thousands of free places to camp all over the world? All you have to do is know how to find and use them!
What food to pack for a camping trip, what to cook and eat that does not need refrigeration. Camp food should be easily portable and enough for hungry camper
This is an overview of camping at Grover Hot Springs in California. This article talks about its natural beauty and the ecological reasons why this beauty exists.
Planning a camping trip? Here are some valuable camping safety tips to think about before and during your camping trip. List of things to pack for safe camping as well as tips on campfire safety, pet safety, food and water safety are included.
Preparing to take a baby camping for the first time can be a little overwhelming. I offer tips to make it a little easier, so you can pass on your love of the great outdoors from babyhood and on!
Pudgie Pies are a MUST HAVE for every camping trip! Who can resist a delicious, hot, gooey sandwich made with love over the campfire? Check out my great recipe ideas and "how to" photos!
That small tear or rip in a tent can quickly become a larger problem; however, it really is easy to repair, even on the trail.
RV camping in Death Valley National Park offers many beautiful views, interesting history and unique natural areas. Visit in the winter for balmy temperatures and sunny days. See Badwater, 282 feet below sea level, the Harmony Borax Mines of 20-Mule Team fame and the unique behive Charcoal Kilns. RV campground information and 29 photographs of Death Valley are included.
Tent camping is a serious option when visiting Kruger National Park. It is relatively inexpensive and well catered for in all Camps in Kruger.
First aid is not the same as fixing booboos. Campers and backpackers need toolkits for both purposes.
Typical travel after retirement can deplete your retirement savings quickly! This lifetime membership assures your travels never end!
Do you hate camping, but get stuck going anyway? Do people look at you like you're crazy if you tell them you don't particularly enjoy sleeping on rocks? Then this hub is for you!
A comparison between tent and RV camping that will help you to decide which one will best suit your needs.
Make it harder for bears to find an easy meal by packing all of your camping food into a bear-resistant container.
Campground restrooms are used by a lot of people, and often have some very common problems. A smart camper can get around these problems once they are made aware of how to handle them.
Despite its location in the deserts of the American Southwest, Arizona has a surprising number of beautiful lakes. The lakes are the result of the numerous dams found on many of the state’s rivers. Like dams elsewhere these dams were...
Regardless of what you call it, a mountain, hobo, or pudgie pie, it's an essential part of camp or picnic cooking--especially with so many recipe options. Perfect for every meal. Simple & fun!
Knowing what knot to tie is a useful skill in the home or garden, or when fishing or camping. How to tie reef(square), bowline, sheet bend and figure-of-eight knots.
Yellowstone National Park hosted nearly 3.7 million visitors last year. When you have had enough of the crowds and are ready to enjoy a little breathing room, follow me...
A survival knife will be all you need on camping trips and in survival situations, but an axe can make light work of gathering firewood and making shelter. But how to choose the right one for you?
Primitive camping with a cochlear implant can be a challenging experience. Campers must prepare for a lack of electricity, weather, storage of small parts, and the potential for broken processor compo
When you get together with family and friends, it is the food that brings out the fun for the event. Here you'll find pie iron recipes for home or camping, plus a how-to video.
You have not been camping for ages, and you don't have a waterproof tent. You could buy one, but waterproofing and old tent is so cheap that there is no point. How can you waterproof an old tent?
Big Bend is tough, rugged, diverse, mostly untouched, a bit intimidating, yet inviting, hosting a variety of wildlife. It lets you escape from routine to the experiences of a lifetime.
What does a person wear to go camping? There are several things to consider before you start packing.
Assateague Island, where the beautiful wild ponies roam, offers a wonderful seaside camping experience.
Nestled amid the temperate rain forest of Northern California on a triangular-shaped peninsula that juts into the ocean is Patrick's Point. This gorgeous California state park is a frugal, fun vacation destination.
The Cackleberry Farmer hits the road again, this time from Murgon to Nanango (SE Queensland, Australia) with a stop at Broadwater on the way home.
The Victorians introduced the idea of recreational camping as a healthy activity. Influential naturalists, the concept of leisure, and new technologies made the American camp out wildly popular.
Have you ever sat around the campfire and wished that the flames were more exciting and colorful almost like a rainbow.
In March 2017 we camped in Yingde, a historical city in the north of Guangdong Province, China. The city is on the Beijiang River, a tributary of the Pearl River. Wonderful for camping and hiking!
Staying warm while camping or sleeping in winter weather can be easy. Learn how to choose the right sleeping pad, sleeping bag, and clothing as well as some quick tricks to keep warm.
No one likes to have cold hands and feet. Some people suffer from painfully cold fingers and toes especially in winter. Here are some ways to keep your feet and hands warm-as-toast with cheap easy-to-use gadgets. They can be used at home as well as outdoors when camping.
Cook an omelet in a freezer bag for a delicious camping breakfast with minimal clean up and maximum taste.
Primitive and awesome, Ta Dung Lake nature reserve is an ideal place for camping and sightseeing. Let's pack up and go!
Campground hosting allows RVers to enjoy extended time at beautiful locations like the Cape Hatteras National Seashore and other National Parks. Full time RVers stretch their budgets and perform a service by volunteering as campground hosts. How to become a campground host,funny stories from RVing campground hosts.
Read about the best RV and camping parks to stay at while visiting beautiful Whidbey Island, Washington, along with other activities and awesome photos of the area.