Category Archives: Camping Tips

Canyon Trail

Amazing Hiking Trails in Texas Worth Checking Out

Texas is the second largest state in the USA, second only to Alaska and it has been blessed with masses of natural beautiful landscapes. We happened upon a great article on wideopencountry.com which pinpointed ten amazing hiking [...]

Outstanding National Scenic Trails of America

It would have been easy for Congressional legislators to punt on trail issues in 1968. The year started with the Tet Offensive, intensifying opposition to the Vietnam War. That was followed by the assassinations of Martin Luther [...]
kayak camping

Best Kayak Camping Locations in Northwest Indiana

Camping is such a diverse and varied activity that can be combined with so many different activities. This acticle from The New York Times looks at some of the best kayak camping locations in Northwest Indiana. What better w [...]
Beach Camping Locations in New England

Top Beach Camping Locations in New England

New England encompasses a total of six states of the north-eastern part of the United States. namely Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut. To the west of New England you have New York. [...]

California Road Trip Ideas

Road trips and camping often go hand-in-hand. We found this article below on Thrillist and thought it was such an epic post filled with wonderful California road trip ideas that we would share a sample of the whole post [...]

Family Friendly Camping Recipes for Campfire Meals

As die hard camping aficionados, we here at The Camping Companion place huge importance of the type of meals we have on our camping trips and we are always on the lookout for simple to prepare ideas and suggestions. Below is a [...]
Summer Camping Vacations

Top Places to enjoy Summer Camping Vacations

We came across this article below on travelpulse.com that pinpoints some super locations for campers to consider going to. We have taken a portion of the article and published it here on The Camping Companion  as it's a pretty [...]

Top Expert Camping Advice

  Just came across this excellent post by Jay Gentile on the Thrillist blog. He goes into a lot of detail on beach, backcountry, winter, kayak and canoe, car and cliff camping. Superb information and well worth a read f [...]
Camping With Kids

Things To Consider When Going Camping With Kids

Are you planning on going camping with your kids to give them their first taste of the whole camping experience? Most kids get very excited about the prospect of their very first camping vacation! A little bit like a kid's fi [...]

Snow Camping Tips

In this article we want to touch on some things we feel are ultra important to keep in mind before going camping in snowy conditions. We want to throw some tips at you that we feel will be especially helpful when preparing yours [...]

Choosing Camping Sleeping Bags

Sleeping bags come in so many shapes and sizes for men and women and children. Thankfully, most of them are labeled to help you choose the right one. The shell of most sleeping bags is usually made from nylon or polyester. Be [...]