So you were expecting to go backcountry camping, but your plans have changed. Should you try to rebook it for another time, or cancel it altogether? We've been in this situation before. It can be tough to decide what to do when you have so many factors at play—your...
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Traditional backcountry camping isn't for everybody. But now that glamping is such a huge trend, you no longer have to plan a trip that requires you to be roughin' it through the wilderness. Glamping? Glamping is a portmanteau of "glamorous" and "camping," referring...
As Canadians, two months of the year is never enough of a camping season. Believe it or not, the best time to go camping is any time—as long as you're prepared! We camp in snow, slush, sleet, and ice—even when the temperatures have plummeted well below freezing. In...
Camping in December comes with its own set of challenges and rewards. You’re trading in buzzing crowds for the tranquil silence of a winter wonderland. With the right planning, you can enjoy the brisk beauty without the frostbite. Think toasty fires, warm drinks, and...
Ever woken up from a night in the tent feeling like you slept on a slab of ice? You're not alone. The right camping mattress or sleeping pad can make all the difference between a night of blissful slumber and one of chilly regret. What is R-value and why does it...
Choosing between hot tent camping and cold camping in winter is kinda like deciding if you want hot chocolate with marshmallows or just the hot chocolate on its own. Both warm you up, but one's got a little extra comfort built right in. Hot tents, with their built-in...
Winter camping resources
Many campers consider winter to be the off-season, but not us! We’re out there in sub-zero temperatures, exploring frozen lakes and snow-covered forests. If you’re interested in winter camping, check out these resources.
Who are we?
Welcome to Gone Camping Again!
We’re Elise and Ross, a couple from Ontario, Canada who absolutely can’t get outside enough.
Backcountry camping is our escape, and we love sharing what we’ve learned with our readers.
Want to get to know us better?
Thinking about going camping, but don’t quite know where to start? Have a look through these guides to get you off on the right foot.
Our latest camping adventure video
In July and August of 2022, we set out to paddle the entire coast of Pukaskwa National Park on Lake Superior’s north shore.
Along the way, we caught monster Northern Pike, camped on pristine kilometre-long beaches, and dared to swim in Superior’s icy cold waters.
Gear and equipment
Having the right gear makes all the difference on a camping trip. Use the resources below to educate yourself about what you need to bring on your next trip.
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