Camping 101: Packing, Protection, & Preparation
May 29, 2019 | by BMI Staff
Camping, especially if you’ve never been tasked with planning the voyage before, can be a daunting test of man versus nature. If you are unsure about what to bring or how to keep your family and friends as safe as possible, check out this guide to conquering the outdoors.
What to Pack
Packing for a camping trip is a balancing act. On one hand, you never want to get all the way out into the wilderness and realize you forgot something vital, like flashlights or bug spray. On the other, you really don’t want to overpack and weigh everyone down, especially if you plan on hiking to the perfect spot or canoeing with all of your belongings. Use this list as a guide, determining which pieces are the most vital to your trip: