Learn About the Gear You Should Bring When You Go Camping

By Product Expert | Posted in Camping, Just for Fun, Local on Monday, June 22nd, 2020 at 8:45 pm
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10 Things You Should Always Pack When Camping

Whether you are loading the RV for a week-long camping trip or are packing up your backpack with gear for a backpacking trip, there are a few items that you should always bring in addition to the basics like bedding, clothes, a form of shelter, personal care items and of course, food. You never know when you might need to clean up a wound, get caught in a storm or find yourself on a mosquito-filled trail, so it is important to be prepared regardless of the type of camping excursion you are going on. To learn about the gear you should always pack when camping, continue reading below!

Essential Gear and Supplies for Camping Trips

When you go camping, there are a few different types of gear and supplies that you should bring with you every time—just in case you get caught in the rain, end up lost or hurt, need to start a fire or see in the dark. If you want to be prepared for the unexpected, pack the gear below when you embark on your next camping adventure!

  1. Bug Spray
  2. First Aid Kit
  3. Flashlight with Extra Batteries
  4. Matches
  5. Rope
  6. Water and Food
  7. Compass
  8. Thermal Blanket
  9. Survival Knife
  10. Waterproof Clothing

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