Your Basic Camping
Go camping prepared! Review this camping equipment list of the basic gear you'll
need on a camping trip. Included is a list for sleeping gear, tent gear,
lighting, and tools. Use this list on your next camping trip to be sure you don't
forget anything important.
Rest comfortably while camping...
Photo by Nancy Louie
- Sleeping bag
- Sleeping pad
sleeping bag liner
- Air mattress
Your home away from home...
- Ground cloth
- Shade canopy/Screen tent
Don't be left in the dark...
- Spare lantern fuel and mantles
- Glow Sticks
- Solar panel
- Solar powered battery charger
- Propane heater
Take along the tools of the trade...
- Swiss Army Knife
Other stuff you might want...
Before you head off on your camping trip check our Last Minute Checklist
, for reminders such as to run the dishwasher and cancel your newspaper.
To help organise you for each camping trip, so you don't spend hours searching for items to take with you, consider storing your camping gear in a camping box. This will help get on the road sooner and spend more time relaxing at your favorite camp spot.