Camping has grown in popularity; now attracting around 70 million people each year. Though there are several very different types of camping, the most popular is still sleeping in a tent under the stars. People go camping for many reasons: to unplug from technology, strengthen relationships, learn new skills, and enjoy nature. Camping provides you with unlimited ways to have fun.
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Choosing a Campground
Most definitely. Kids love to learn and kids love to be outdoors. Nature is one of the best places to teach children. There are so many amazing things to see and do. Imagine the excitement of a child when they spot a deer or other type of wildlife. Or their enthusiasm to locate varies items on a hike or scavenger hunt. Or the anticipation of catching their own fish. And how about the creativity they have with leaves, sticks, pinecones etc. when doing outdoor crafts.
Well, we can’t control the weather so we just have to make the best of it. Rain or any other type of bad weather can really alter outdoor plans. It can be nice and beautiful one moment and turn dark and dangerous the next. A little planning and preparation can reduce the problems and the disappointment of bad weather on your activities. Anticipate the possibility. Take steps to minimize its impact on your campsite and have alternate activities planned.
Convenient they are not. But after a full day of activity in the heat of the summer they are definitely necessary. Conditions of bathhouse facilities vary at each location. Some are better then others. Check out some simple tips at Taking a Campground Shower. Always do your part to help keep the facilities clean and always be respectful of other campers.
The things you will need to take with you depends on what type of camping you want to do, the time of year and also on the activities you plan on doing. For example, if you are backpacking you will have to take more practical type items and be more concerned with weight and size. If you are camping with children, you should consider comfort and also bring more activity type items to keep them busy.
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A campfire of course. There are many possible ways to cook with a campfire, but my personal favorite is foil cooking. The are a tremendous number of mouth watering meals you can make using this method. Use any combination of eggs, meat and seasonings and you have breakfast. Use any combination of meat, vegetables and seasonings and you have lunch or dinner. Corn on the cob or potatoes make great side dishes. And of course we can’t forget the banana boats for an evening snack.