How To Car Camp
Watch more Camping Equipment & Tips videos: http://www.howcast.com/guides/371-Camping-Equipment-and-Tips Subscribe to Howcast's YouTube Channel - http://howc.st/uLaHRS Set up camp near your car. Howcast uploads the highest quality how-to videos daily! Be sure to check out our playlists for guides that interest you: http://howc.st/ytmainplaylists Subscribe to Howcast's other YouTube Channels: Howcast Health Channel - http://howc.st/HOE3aY Howcast Video Games Channel - http://howc.st/tYKKrk Howcast Tech Channel - http://howc.st/rx9FwR Howcast Food Channel - http://howc.st/umBoJX Howcast Arts & Recreation Channel - http://howc.st/vmB86i Howcast Sports & Fitness Channel - http://howc.st/vKjUjm Howcast Personal Care & Style Channel - http://howc.st/vbbNt3 Howcast empowers people with engaging, useful how-to information wherever, whenever they need to know how. Emphasizing high-quality instructional videos, Howcast brings you experts who provide accurate information in easy-to-follow tutorials on everything from makeup, hairstyling, nail art design, and soccer to parkour, skateboarding, dancing, kissing, and much, much more. Step 1: Make an equipment list Make a checklist of the items you will need before you go. The list should include shelter and sleeping equipment, cooking utensils, food, campsite tools, flashlights and lanterns, toiletries, a first-aid kit, and clothing. Tip Plan on camping for more than one night. The longer your trip, the more likely you will reap the benefits of the effort you spend planning the trip. Step 2: Practice setting up your tent Practice putting up your tent and taking it down before you go. When choosing a tent, select one that is bigger than you think you'll need. Step 3: Pack a first-aid kit Pack a first-aid kit. Make sure everyone knows where it is and how to use it. Step 4: Pack a shovel Pack a shovel. Shovels come in handy for lots of campsite chores, from leveling a campsite to tending a fire. Step 5: Prepare for all possible weather conditions Prepare for all possible weather conditions. Pack rain gear if there is any possibility that you will encounter rain on your trip. Step 6: Bring enough water Bring plenty of water if you will not have a local source at your campsite. Step 7: Camp with friends Camp with friends. If you forget to bring something, chances are someone in your party will have it. Did You Know? Camping is one of most popular outdoor vacation activities in the United States.