February 2018

5 Things to Do Before Your First Camping Trip

So, you have made the decision to try camping and you have picked-up something to sleep in, something to cook with and an ice chest for your food and drinks, but there are still some important things that you should do before you head off on that first camping adventure. Setup your shelter. Whether you are camping in a tent or a million dollar motorhome, it is important to set everything up at least once, before you attempt to do it at a campsite. Discovering problems beforehand will provide ...
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3 Things to Consider Before You Buy That Tent and Go Camping

Size Matters The actual length and breadth of a tent is very crucial. You do not want to stuff you and your family or friends into a tent like sardine in a fish can. Tents are advertised as 2 man, 4 man, 6 man and so on. Work with a minimum of 30 square feet for each person. So for example, a 4 man tent would do just great for 2 adults or 2 adults and 2 small kids.Consider space for your clothing and other accessories. Try to make your tent habitable, by providing ample room to walk around. Do ...
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3 Awesome Beach Camping Tips To Make Your Trip More Enjoyable

Can't decide whether to go to the beach or camp in the woods? Why not enjoy the best of both worlds and plan and beach camping trip? More and more people are trying out this fun activity as they both get to enjoy the beauty of the beach but still experience the fun of camping. For your next beach camping trip, keep in mind these tips and tricks for a fun-filled and thrilling outdoor experience!Know the weather forecastYou're going on this trip to enjoy the sun and the waves so it's a no-brainer ...
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A Budget Conscious Way To Go On A Holiday: Camping

More and more families are opting to go on camping excursions than ever before due to the economy. Going camping is a whole lot cheaper than traveling abroad and staying in a hotel room. All you need for a camping excursion is a full tank of gas, some gear, a first aid kit, food and a few extras here and there. The key to having a fun and safe trip is to be fully prepared. Here are a few helpful hints to help you get ready for your next fun filled weekend!Bring alone a few coolers; one for food ...
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5 Reasons You Need A Vango Icarus 500 Tent

OK, I'm being quite selective and limiting my audience here but if you don't want to buy a new tent or have just bought one then this is not the article for you. If however you are looking for a new tent then keep reading because this is going to get exciting! And hopefully useful.Why buy the Vango Icarus 500 Tent?This could go on for a while so ill limit the reasons - I'll give you 5 reasons why you need to buy this tent over any other. And in the interests of fairness and clarity I am talking ...
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