When people think of camping, they often think of bug bites and boredom. Your camping trip doesn’t have to be a letdown. By taking the time to properly plan, you can avoid nasty bugs, eat well and have a wonderful time. Read on to find out more.
Get a big enough tent to fit everyone and gear properly. A bigger tent means easier movement, which can be useful when you have to urinate at night.
For an exciting twist on the morning meal while camping with your kids, get up early and prepare a “jungle breakfast”. Tie to the trees small boxes of cereal, fruit, and juice boxes. Let younger children wake up and hunt for their breakfast. This is a wonderful way to add fun to their camping enjoyment.
Pack the duct tape. Duct tape is good for so many things. It can help you out if something happens and your tent gets torn somehow. You can fix leaks on inflatable beds, tape up shoes, seal up any bug netting, and a lot more.
Make sure that you are aware of the perils around the camping site that you choose. That include deadly spiders, sheer drops, and flash flood areas. Every camping spot has a few dangers to be aware of.
Make sure you have activities to do while camping. Bring card and board games, proper attire for hiking or swimming, books (if you want quiet time) and any fishing or birding gear that you may need. Take as many entertainment items as you can fit if you are taking kids on your trip.
Is this the first time you are camping? If you are not sure how to put your tent up, practice before going on your camping trip. When you do this, you’ll know exactly what it takes to get your tent set up in a timely manner. This will also enable you to do this task quickly if you arrive at the campsite, right before darkness sets in.
By now you should see that you can have a lot of fun while camping. Use the tips here as a guide to assist you in planning your next outdoor adventure. This will allow you to stay away from the bad things so you can enjoy the good things about camping.