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10 of the best tarps for backcountry camping

10 of the best tarps for backcountry camping

Backcountry camping offers a unique way to immerse yourself in nature. One of your most important pieces of gear is the tarp, a versatile tool that provides shelter from the rain, wind, and sun. Tarps are lighter than traditional tents and offer a minimalist approach...

10 super cool 3-season tents for adventurours campers

10 super cool 3-season tents for adventurours campers

Three-season tents are versatile shelters designed for the varying conditions of spring, summer, and fall. They are lighter than four-season tents, making them ideal for backpackers and casual campers who trek in milder weather. While these tents aren’t built for...

17 of the best Canadian wilderness books

17 of the best Canadian wilderness books

When I'm not out exploring the wilderness on one of our epic canoe trips, I'm often inside reading books featuring the stories, experiences, and lessons from other adventurers. I read almost every night, finding inspiration in these tales of perseverance and self...

45 of the best camping gifts for kids in 2023

45 of the best camping gifts for kids in 2023

Camping is a great family activity that all ages can enjoy, and if you have kids, you've probably thought about what they could use to support their adventurous, outdoorsy spirit. There are all sorts of incredible toys, gadgets, books, and games designed to get kids...

45 of the best camping gifts for couples in 2023

45 of the best camping gifts for couples in 2023

As a couple who goes camping together, we're the type of people who can really appreciate a thoughtful gift we can both use on our trips. Camping is a great couples activity, but it can be challenging to find gear or accessories that can benefit two people in a...

10 of the best hot tents for winter camping

10 of the best hot tents for winter camping

Winter camping can be a thrilling experience, but it can also be a freezing one if you don't have the right gear. You can get away with using a four-season or five-season tent in the winter, but our first choice is always a hot tent. We bought our hot tent two years...

Onewind hammock review: My experience using it

Onewind hammock review: My experience using it

I’m a traditional tent camper when it comes to my sleep system, but I can also appreciate a really good camping hammock. For me, a hammock is one of those luxury items I’ll bring if I plan on base-camping for at least a couple of days. There’s nothing quite like...

45 of the best camping gifts for women in 2023

45 of the best camping gifts for women in 2023

Some women can be really tough to buy gifts for. But if you know a woman who loves camping, you're in luck, because we've done the work for you. Whether you're looking for a functional piece of gear designed for a woman's body, or something practical that's also...

45 of the best camping gifts for men in 2023

45 of the best camping gifts for men in 2023

Camping is one of life's greatest pleasures, but it can be challenging to find the perfect gift for the outdoorsman in your life. You want to give something that's both practical and enjoyable, something that will make his camping experience even better. Start by...

12 of the best family camping mattresses

12 of the best family camping mattresses

Camping is a great activity for families who want to spend time together while enjoying the great outdoors. But when it comes to sleeping arrangements, how do you pick the right camping mattress? A quality camping mattress can make all the difference between a good...

10 of the best camping mattresses for couples

10 of the best camping mattresses for couples

Are you and your partner fond of the great outdoors but dread the thought of spending a night on an uncomfortable sleeping surface? Have you ever woken up after a night of camping feeling more exhausted than when you went to sleep? Or worse, developed a sore back or...

7 of the best camping mattresses for heavy people

7 of the best camping mattresses for heavy people

One of the challenges that heavy campers tend struggle with is finding a comfortable and durable camping mattress that provides enough support during the night. The material, thickness, weight capacity, and overall comfort are important aspects to pay attention to....

10 of the best camping mattresses for side sleepers

10 of the best camping mattresses for side sleepers

Side sleepers often face challenges when it comes to finding the perfect camping mattress. Your main concern is likely adequate support and proper spinal alignment. Lying on your side can cause your hips and shoulders to sink into the mattress unevenly, leading to...

9 of the best camping stove windshields

9 of the best camping stove windshields

Cooking when you're camping can be a challenge no matter what, but it can be especially challenging when it's windy. Camping stove windshields protect your stove from the wind so cooking is less of a hassle. Why use a camping stove windshield? You may wonder if...

10 of the best camping hammocks for side sleepers

10 of the best camping hammocks for side sleepers

Camping is all about finding the perfect balance between comfort and convenience, especially when it comes to your sleeping arrangements. Hammocks have become increasingly popular for campers, offering a lightweight and comfortable alternative to regular tents. For...

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Elise & Ross

We’re Elise and Ross, avid backcountry campers and outdoor adventurers! We started Gone Camping Again as a way to share our knowledge and experience about wilderness living and travel. Our hope is that we inspire you to get outside and enjoy all that nature has to offer!

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