February 2019

10 Questions to Ask When Shopping For Summer Camp to Make Sure Your Camp is Not Closing

So... did you jump on that early bird special and register your child for summer camp back in January? The economy is tough on summer camps. Not only can they be a "luxury" expense for many families, but with so many parents out of work and staying home we also know that summer camps no longer have the same role in child-care. Since camps are in a yearly revenue cycle with huge dry spells and just a few peak sale months (March - May), it can take until June (for summer camps who are on ...
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3 Steps to Choosing the Right Tent

Are you just getting started camping? Many people struggle to choose the best tent for their needs. The following should help you in determining what's right for you. 1. Determine the size tent you need Before you make your purchase, you'll want to determine the size tent you need. First, find out how many family members will be staying in your tent. Next determine the amount of gear to be kept in the tent. Families with small children find they need more room than ...
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10 Tips for Planning Your Camping Trip

Camping can be unpredictable but some research and planning will help you have an enjoyable and safe camping holiday. Research the area and campground you are going to stay in, find out about the local conditions: local weather forecast and terrain, animals of that area, things to see and do and campground amenities and maps.   Compile a camping checklist of what you need to take. This list can be tweaked and added to each time you go camping, as you learn what ...
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4 Best Camping Tents Buying Tips – How to Get the Right One

Often, the best camping tents are judged by the time they're already field-tested. That's why it is very helpful to read actual experiences by other campers with a certain brand and type of tent. Of course, high-quality products demand higher prices. But with much research and patience, landing the best camping tents appropriate for your budget is very possible. If you've scouted the internet already, you're probably well aware that there are practically hundreds of choices out there for ...
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10 Tips For Camping at Glacier National Park

If you are ready to embark on the experience of a lifetime, consider a camping trip to Glacier National Park. Camping anywhere is a great way to enjoy bonding time as a family and learn more about nature and all it has to offer. But camping in the 1.4 million acres of incredible wilderness at Glacier National Park is so much more, perhaps something along the lines of a magnificent adventure!This fantastic park in the rugged Rocky Mountains of Montana has 13 major campgrounds and a variety of ...
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