What to pack?

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Let’s talk about packing. Sure, a stay in the wilderness typically requires much less in the clothing and shoe departments than other vacations, but there are a few essentials you won’t want to forget. On most trips, if you forget to pack something, you can probably grab it at a nearby store. In the wilderness, though, it’s a different story. If you’re out on a camping trip and realize your backpack is missing something crucial (say, your tent or bedding), there’s not much you can do about it  So, before you head out, consult our and checklist to make sure you have everything you need for a successful camping trip. Below is the bare essentials:

  1. A good sense of humor
  2. Water (2 gal. per person per day)
  3. Cooler (cold foods according to your meal plan)
  4. First Aid
  5. Tent
  6. Map/GPS/DeLorme
  7. Clothes
  8. Bedding (pads, sleeping bags, pillows)
  9. Camp Kitchen
  10. Table
  11. Chairs
  12.  Tools

Please download the AA camping check list to use as a guide, Leave out and take with what you feel suites you.

Camping checklist

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