Camping 30

 Tent Options

Camping Tent Options

Your option of camping tent has a direct effect on your camping getaway. It will absolutely make it or break it. Do your homework prior to you purchase a tent so you will not be disappointed.

First you must choose what type of camping you are going to be doing. Are you going to be backpack or are you doing car outdoor camping? Automobile outdoor camping is where you pull your vehicle up to a base camp site.

If you are backpacking it goes without saying that you'll want as lightweight a tent as you can find as well as one that will withstand expected weather. If you're camping in summer season weather conditions, you may want to look into a warm weather tent or single wall camping tent. If you choose you desire the comfort of a bigger camping tent, and if you need a 3-season or 4-season tent each backpacker can carry some of the camping tents elements to lighten the load for each.

Then the weight of the camping tent is not a problem for you, if you are automobile outdoor camping. Most families do automobile camping. The ACA or American Camping Association and KOA or Kampgrounds of America have countless camp sites all over the country. You can check their online web sites for details. These websites typically are tree-shaded with a town for a grill to be set up. The majority of have centers within simple strolling range such as a bathroom, shower, pool as well as often light food dining establishments.

Exactly what you will always want to keep in mind, no matter what type of camping you do is exactly what kind of weather you will be camping in.

As discussed above there is 3-season and 4-season tents. 4-season tents are heavier than 3-season. They are made to withstand heavier winds and rain and the weight of snow on them. If you camp between May and September a 3-season camping tent will match your needs, usually.

Your choice of camping tent has a direct result on your outdoor camping vacation. You might desire to look into a warm weather camping tent or single wall tent if you're camping in summer conditions. If you decide you want the convenience of a larger tent, and if you require a 3-season or 4-season tent each backpacker can carry some of the tents components to lighten the load for each.

If you are car camping then the weight of the tent is not a problem for you.

 


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