June 2019

A Camping Checklist to Get You Started

When you're camping, it's important to have some essentials with you. It's a good idea to put a camping checklist together to make sure you have everything you need. While there are some things that you may need for some types of camping, but not for others, you should always have a list as a guideline so that you can make sure you aren't forced to do without anything (such as food), and will be able to have a fun, relaxing, well prepared trip.Many people don't know exactly what they are ...
Read More

5 Tips for Your Dream Camping Trip

Camping is an alternative and inexpensive way to relax and to enjoy nature. Whether you stay in a cabin, RV or tent, camping has amazing health, mental, physical and social benefits! Studies have shown that being close to nature makes your mental and physical health better, you start to appreciate nature and surroundings, boosts your self-esteem and inner strength (putting up the tent, starting a fire, cooking a meal are challenges you need to overcome!). But, sometimes, bad weather, being ...
Read More

5 Top Sleeping Bag Tips

If you've ever experienced a soggy sleeping bag in the morning or can't stay warm and wonder why then read on and learn how to become an expert with your sleeping bag and love it even more.1. Avoid a soggy sleeping bag, especially at the feet. If your tent has any condensation on it, especially the wall where your feet are you can either make sure your feet don't touch it during the night (not always possible) or try these tips:protect the foot of your sleeping bag from getting wet by wrapping ...
Read More

6 Essential Camping Safety Tips

Summer is the perfect time to pack a sleeping bag, pitch a tent, and thrust yourself into the great outdoors. But the great outdoors is often a lot more dangerous than the great indoors. Here are some tips to follow to ensure that you have a safe, happy, and healthy camping trip.Wear bug repellent Not only will you avoid the annoyance of slapping mosquitoes, but you will also avoid possible allergic reactions that may come with bug bites. Some insects (ticks, for example) can also cause various ...
Read More

5 Ways to Entertain Kids on a Camping Trip

Don't want to hear "I'm bored" the next time you go camping with the kids? I have created five tips that will not only entertain your children, but make your next camping trip a positive experience for the whole family. Having the right preparation and perspective can help a family reconnect and have fun too. Find out what kind of campground you should look for and what kind of things you should bring along with you.Tip # 1 - Entertain With Locations That Have Benefits:One of the most important ...
Read More