Camping Advice, Tips & Equipment Guides
Even if you are a seasoned camper, we know it can be hard to keep up with new products and developments in the camping world. Similarly, if you are a total novice when it comes to camping, it can often be difficult to know which products to purchase in the first place.
How are you supposed to know which items will be the best for your particular needs or skillset?! And with so many brands out there, how are you supposed to know which ones to trust?! It all seems quite confusing.
Choosing What To Sleep In
Whether you’re a hardcore camper on frequent outdoor excursions or a summer festival goer, you’ll need a sleeping bag that allows you to get a good night’s rest no matter what the weather conditions. The following guide will give you an easy, need-to-know explanation of the sleeping bag options available, so you can be sure of making the right buy without any fuss.
Staying warm, dry and comfortable when camping can make the difference between a great trip and a horrendous trip. Find out how to stay warm and dry with our handy guide to sleeping bags, tents, and other bits of kit.
Taking The Right Equipment
Helpful tips and an essential camping equipment list
You've planned your route, gone to the meetings, and now the time has just about arrived to head into the wild for a weekend in the Great British countryside. If you're preparing for your Duke of Edinburgh expedition, you may be wondering what to pack in your kit.
Sometimes it can be a maze trying to find and choose the correct tent. Do you want to spend a fortune on one that is going to be used just once at a festival or are you wanting to make an investment and buy an Outwell Family Tent that will last for years? Hopefully with this guide we can help.
Where to start? From choosing a site, right through to loading up your car, here’s our guide to getting everything together.
Choosing The Perfect Location
With winter behind us and warmer temperatures ahead, many of us are itching to pull out our camping gear for the first time of 2016 and escape the house for an adventure. Spring may not be the most predictable of seasons in the UK, but that’s one of the reasons why it’s such a fun time to go camping....
With the Easter bunny on the horizon, many of us are itching to hop off on an adventure over the next few months. It may still be a little refreshing for camping in the UK, but venture onto the continent and you'll find sunnier climates and places just waiting to be explored.
Eating Outdoors, Games & Camping Activities
With winter just about behind us, it's time to dust off your ground sheets and dig out those camping accessories, to prepare for your first pitch of the season. Spring is a superb time to get outdoors, stretch your legs after months of hibernation, and conquer a little patch of the Great British countryside before crowds start to fill the campsites.
It’s that time. You’ve been hiking all day, had a protein bar for lunch, and maybe you got rained on a bit. Camping is a fantastic activity with friends, family, or solo, but it’s never complete without the classic campfire.
If the person you’re buying a gift for is a camping fan, then you have come to the right place. We have compiled a list of the top 10 camping gifts that will meet every budget and make the person you’re purchasing for over the moon with joy.