Summer Camping Essentials
Summer is just around the corner and the time to get out and explore the outdoors will soon be here. A fun way to enjoy the beauty of nature is by camping, and there's a lot you can bring along on a camping trip, but there are a few essentials you cannot go without. So whether you're roughing it for a weekend with a couple of friends, or going on a week-long back country adventure with the entire family, you'll need the basics. To help you prepare and pack for your next outdoor adventure, we've rounded up these summer camping must-haves for a fun, comfortable and safe experience in the great outdoors.
Sleeping Bag & Mat
Ledge Rocky Gap 0 Degree Sleeping Bag, $120, available at Altrec; Thermarest BaseCamp Large, $70, available at Campmor. Recommended Reads: How To Buy The Best Sleeping Bag and Buying Guide For Camping Pads, Mattresses And Cots
Coleman PerfectFlow Insta Start Grill Stove, $95, available at Amazon. Recommended Read: Wood vs. Charcoal vs. Propane: Which Camping Grill Should You Buy?
First Aid Kit
Adventure Medical Kits World Travel Kit, $55, available at Amazon. Recommended Read: How To Buy The Best First Aid Kit For Any Occasion