A family camping holiday is a really wonderful way to enjoy the outdoors.

But there’s nothing worse than having to plan and anticipate all the crazy things you are going to need, before you leave home.Family Camping Holiday

Wait a minute. There is something much worse. Forgetting to pack something crucial to having comfort and a truly fantastic time away.

When you, as a parent, want to take your family off to experience nature beyond the tarmac and power lines, camping is a great option. But not when you are wishing you’d remembered to pack an essential item that is still back at home.

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…and Plenty of Them, Too

lots of reviews

These are my picks for the best summer shelters and many of them provide UV protection.

These shelters range from protecting larger crowds, in your yard or by the lake, all the way down to one person or couples looking for summer shade away from [click to continue…]

The eVent Compression Dry Sack has no valve. It combines an air-permeable base made of eVent® waterproof fabric, 4 compression straps and top and bottom heavy-weight caps to seal the bag. [click to continue…]

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They claim 1 in 110 UK adults are in this club — wow. [click to continue…]

Coleman Montana 8 Tent Review

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Coleman Montana 8-Person Tent with Hinged Door The Coleman Montana 8-Person Tent comes with a handy hinged door and the usual over-sell of being big enough for 8 people to sleep in. Well, yes, they can — but not happily. This tent is really great for a family holiday where you can drive in to […]

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Best Cheap Lantern for Camping

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Cheap Lantern for Camping: Two Great Options You are running a bit later than you planned and the light is fading quickly. Your best meal for the whole trip is just about ready and you can’t see what

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8 High Rated Pop Up Tents With Many Great Reviews

Pop up tents are a particular design that simply springs or “pops” into shape due to the way the metal supports are twisted and sprung into a flat folded shape. They are considered to be great for quickly pitching your tent without the fuss of extra assembly. Pop up tents are cheaper and made with […]

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Lightspeed Ample 6 Tent

R-TN AMPLE 6 V1 Features: -Fly material: 190T polyester PU coated 1500 mm. -Inner material: 190T breathable polyester and mesh. -Quick setup. -Light speed drawstring pole system. -4 Large windows. -Oversized storage pocket. -Ample features large front door for easy access into tent. -Extended awning for added protection. -Revolutionary drawstring hub system allows user to set up tent quickly and easily. -Most spacious of light speed lineup. -Dimensions: 55″ H x 161″ W x 82.7″ D.

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Mammut Compression Sack (Yellow, X-Small)

224505YELXS Features: Double-stitched seams, reinforced high-stress areas waterproof nylon construction ensure bombproof durability Specifications:

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Official US Military Compression Sleeping Bag Stuff Sack

Official US Military Compression Sleeping Bag Stuff Sack. Please be advised used military surplus equipment may have markings/imperfections on them regardless of condition listed such as soldiers names, numbers, color stamp, etc. Sleeping bag is NOT included. Pictures listed is not the exact item you will receive, but are shown as illustrations.

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Outdoor Products 3-Pack Ultimate Dry Sack

Keep your clothing, sleeping bags, and high tech items, or maps dry in our durable dry sacks. The watertight sealed seams and polyurethane coating protects your gear should it take an unexpected tumble into the water. Each is light enough to take backpacking, kayaking or adventure travelling.

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