Category Archive: Things to do

6 Fun and Easy Nature Crafts for Kid Campers

May 3rd, 2020
nature crafts for kid campers

When most adults think about camping, they associate it with hiking, roasting marshmallows around a campfire, and just experiencing nature. But if you're camping with kids, you know that short legs don't always go well with long hikes and just "hanging out" often results in complaints of boredom. So why not indulge your little one's inner artist and use nature's craft supplies to pass the time outdoors?

Here are six fun nature ...

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15 Reasons Why People at Campgrounds are the Best

December 3rd, 2019
15 reasons why people at campgrounds are the best

A campground is a community, and oh what a wild and wonderful community it is! Staying at a campground is not like staying in a hotel; you're much more likely to interact and make new friends. Here are 15 reasons why people at campgrounds are the best!

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Camping Horror Stories – Check Out These Three Spooky Destinations

October 31st, 2019
Camping Horror Stories

Telling ghost stories around the campfire is one of our favorite Family activities (in addition to making S' mores). Whether your stories are funny or suspenseful, great campfire stories can entertain your group for hours on end. Here are some of our favorite campfire stories to tell on your next camping excursion.
The Yosemite Camping Nightcrawlers
Yosemite is one of America’s most gorgeous National Parks. It’s also one of the ...

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12 Great Books to Read on the Road this Camping Season

July 5th, 2019

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1. Ranger Confidential: Living, Working, And Dying In The National Parks
by Andrea Lankford
For 12 years, Andrea Lankford had one of the best jobs in the world, she was a Park Ranger. Sounds relaxing? Not quite! Travel through Yosemite, Grand Canyon, Yellowstone, Great Smokies, and Denali meeting horses, bears, snakes, and baby sea turtles. Meet friends and enemies, see beauty and pain. Andrea's journey was as wild and expansive as ...

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