When it comes to outdoor camping many people do not realize what is involved. Although it is one of the best and most economical family vacation, without proper preparation it can be a miserable experience! We have become so used to all our household conveniences that going without them for a week can be overwhelming. There is a big difference in preparing a meal at home and preparing a meal out in the woods!
The first outdoor camping tips deal with learning how little you really need to be comfortable in the woods. Since most people camp in the summer this is what we will discuss. If you are using a tent you must first decide how many people will be sleeping in it. If you will have four using the tent you should get a tent that holds at least six people. This will allow extra room for your gear and allow room for moving around in the tent without walking on bedding.
To go with your tent you will want either a tarp to place under it or a thing called a footprint- this will protect the bottom of the tent from rocks, sticks and moisture. You will … Read The Rest