Essential Winter Camping Tips and Tricks

Winter is a beautiful season. Camping is an adventurous and exciting outdoor vacation. What do you get when you mix the two together? A winter wonderland! Don’t let the snow stop you. Camping in the winter can be a fun and unique experience for the whole family to enjoy. Imagine building your very own version of Frosty the Snowman outside your tent, or enjoying a delicious cup of hot cocoa by the fire. Sounds like the perfect getaway, right? We’ve put together a guide for you to follow to make these ideals…

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17 Great RV Campgrounds for Winter

Winter is on the horizon—the season when tent campers pack up their camping gear in favor of warmer, indoor digs. But for RV campers, frigid weather doesn’t mean the camping season is over. That’s because RV camping allows you to experience the joys of camping (ample time outside, campfire cuddling) with the comforts of home (warm blankets on your own bed, a heater). While your RV may allow you to camp all year round, make no mistake that not all RV campgrounds are created equal. Winter-friendly RV campground amenities like full-hookup campsites, hot…

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8 Ways To Stay Warm While Camping In Cold Weather

Don’t let the cool temperatures of the fall season keep you from getting out and camping.  There are great advantages to “cold season” camping, including fewer people, fall colors, and seeing areas in different seasons, to name a few. With some preparation, most people can stay comfortable in cooler temperatures and keep on adventuring! Don’t let a little cold weather keep you from enjoying your adventures! (Photo by TC Wait) 1. No cotton next to your skin. Cotton holds moisture and is not at all warm.  Natural fibers like silk and wool are…

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12 Tips for camping in the rain.

Rain happens. But there’s no need to let it ruin your camping experience. Here are some tips for camping in the rain to help you stay happy and dry when the liquid sunshine starts falling from the sky. 1. Find the Right Tent Site Choose a campsite with a little elevation that’s not beside a river or lake. It isn’t fun to wake up in three inches of water during a downpour. Even better, if your tent faces the morning sun, it’ll be easier to coax yourself out of your…

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4 Tips For Staying Dry While Camping – Yes, It Will Rain

When you think of camping, beautiful weather and an escape from reality come to mind. The true reality of camping is that if you do it enough you will get rained on. Instead of having a miserable experience you can be prepared, and camping in the rain can be very enjoyable! Just last weekend I experienced one of the more dramatic rain camping experiences I have ever had. As we pulled into our campsite the skies looked gray. We decided to get the tent up before the rain started. As we quickly…

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