If you grew up taking family camping trips, you’ll remember when camping was simple. Your parents might’ve packed the kids and their best camping gear into the back of the family van, laced up their hiking shoes, and headed on their way.
It’s that simplicity that so many of us are seeking these days, but planning your next outdoor overnight trip can feel overwhelming. Tent camping is no longer your only option. Car camping, RV camping, winter camping, and backpacking have all grown in popularity, making it hard to figure out exactly what kind of gear you need.
That’s why we did the heavy lifting for you to help you choose the best gear for your next adventure under the stars.