There are a few attractive reasons for setting a tent under a tree, but there are also a few of them why this is not a good idea, and one is if it rains.
Both fiberglass and aluminum as materials for tent poles have their good and less good sides. The most important of them are presented here in the text. So keep reading.
Camping cots can be surprisingly small, and this means both short and narrow, far below the length of a typical bed at home and much narrower. It is hard to understand why this is so if this is about car camping. But there are great exceptions, and those are presented here.
Both Coleman tents and Core tents are extremely popular on the US market, with many tents that remain bestsellers for years, and for all the good reasons.
Ozark Trail and Coleman are two best-known outdoor brands that are known for their affordable camping shelters.
The question in the title and similar questions are frequently asked on social media and forum sites. Several of them are answered here in the text. So keep reading.
The answer to the question in the title depends on two factors formulated in the following questions: Do you already have a cot? Do you plan to buy a cot? Both situations are answered here.
A self-inflating mattress inflates by itself when its inner foam expands, but when it is time to go you have to do some work. Here I describe the steps that are dependent on several factors.
I do not like sleeping bags because I feel claustrophobic in them. But what is an alternative to a sleeping bag? Well, there may be a few, but probably not for every situation and weather conditions.
A sleeping pad may make you feel it is too warm but the real reasons for such an impression are usually completely different. So keep reading to learn more.