Simple camping trips are a favorite of our family. Sometimes, the camping trip is in conjunction with a fishing or hunting trip and sometimes, it is just to get out and enjoy the outdoors. It is not always the case that we want to do this kind of “bare bones” camping trip, but it is nice to have the option. To be able to camp this way, only a bit of knowledge and organization is required. The ideas and so forth that we describe here are adaptable, and I encourage the reader to do so to meet his or her own needs.
We bring one dome style tent for my wife and I, and two solo tents that my two sons use. For sleeping we have our four sleeping bags and four sleeping pads (some are foam and some are self-inflating air pads). In two milk crates I have … Read More