You’ve been waiting for this experience for a while. Having A long weekend of camping with your family, this adventure will allow them to connect with nature and learn about it. Your young kids will be probably shocked when they realize there is no bathroom or shower facilities, but the experience will be well worth it.
In order to enjoy a safe, comfortable, and exciting experience with mother nature, we have collected for you a number of camping tips to help you get a joyful experience without any troubles.
Even though your tent has a floor, sometimes sharp rocks may harm your feet when you walk across the floor. to solve the problem, you can use foam tiles and it works totally great!
Simply strap your headlamp to your water bottle filled with water. It just provides a nicer atmosphere
Tin can bread
You can find the recipe for this yummy bread, here.
Know your plants
One major thing that grows in the forest are poisonous plants, and you need to know what to avoid so you can protect yourself and your family.
Light a match
Stick some sand paper on the top of your match box (in this case an empty baby food container), so you can easily light it.
To Go Toothpaste
Dab these on a let them dry. Then you get put them in a plastic bag for on the go teeth cleaning. Just pop one in your mouth and add water.
Campfire Cresent rolls
You can also fill them with yummy stuff like pizza toppings or Nutella! Get full instructions here.
Tic Tac spices
Store and organize your spices in empty Tic Tac cases.
With a straw and lighter, you can make single-use pouches like these for toothpaste or ointments. Get full instructions here.
Single serve coffee
With a little dental floss and a coffee filter, you can learn to make your own here.
Or, you can just bring a handful of these single serve packs.
Create a cozy and romantic atmosphere with these DIY candle sticks. Learn how here.
Make your own hand washing station with an empty detergent bottle.
Hanging pot rack
With nothing more than a belt and some hooks, you got yourself a hanging rack.
Make yummy treats with the family! Find full instructions here.
Pill bottle first aid kit
Small and compact, this can be thrown in your pocket while hiking.
With a bit of a shake, you can make these over the fire! For full instructions, go here.
Make your own washing machine with a plunger and a bucket! Learn how here.
DIY fire starters are easy with an egg carton and charcoal.
Toast some Starburst
Sounds silly, I know. But grill these yummy candies over the fire until they are soft and bubbly for a fun and unique treat!
Polenta cakes are an easy starch to pair with tons of meal options. Get more instructions on how to cook it here.
Oh man, does this look decadent or what? Get the recipe here.
Mark your trail
With this bio-degradable tape. Get it here.
Hunt for treasures
Create a cool scavenger hunt for the kiddos.
Make your own portable john, with a milk crate, a bucket, and a toilet seat.
Wax fire starters
Cotton swabs dipped in wax make for awesome fire starters.
Freeze gallon jugs of water to use to keep your food cold, and to drink.
DIY tick repellent
Learn how to make this easy and all-natural tick repellent below.
Camping is such a fun activity for families to do together. So grab this list, pack up the car, and go get some fresh air in the great outdoors! Any other tips or tricks for us? Make sure and comment below!
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