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Meatless Mondays Menu and Recipes Everyone will Love
Vegetarian or not, meatless Monday is an excellent practice to try. Not only do you have the opportunity to try a few meat-free menu options, but you also get to try some excellent healthy menu options that you can add to your weekly options for menu items.
Gourmet Nachos RecipeThese nachos are a favorite family dinner recipe. Start by getting a bag of your favorite tortilla chips and a large oven-proof platter.
- Category: Camp Cuisine
Hit The Road & Drive the Great Lakes Seaway Trail
Travel through New York & Pennsylvania following the shorelines of Lake Erie, Lake Ontario, the Niagara River and the St. Lawrence River.
- Category: Hit the Road and Camp America!
Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument
The Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument is one of the most amazing, austere and unique locations in the United States. Covering almost 1.9 million acres in Utah, this vast region represents one of the most spectacular sights of the western United States. Within this remote landscape visitors will find unimaginable natural beauty filled with adventure.
- Category: Camping Gems
Top 10 | Strange Places to Visit in the USA
The United States is filled with strange and unusual places to visit. Some of these places are tourist attractions and others are just the creations of people and their own personal interests. Here are some of these strange places across the United States that make great destinations.
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Best Bird Watching Destinations
Bird watching is a wonderful year-round activity. It is a wonderful way to learn about and enjoy many of the delights of nature. In addition, it is an activity that can be enjoyed almost anywhere in the world. Here are a few great destinations in the United States for bird watching enthusiasts to visit.
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Nature and Shakespeare | Drive Crescent City to Ashland, OR
Oregon and California are wonderful states to enjoy on a road trip. One trip to combine both the coast of northern California and the interior of Oregon is to travel north from Crescent City, CA to Ashland, OR.
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Turn Your RV in Into a Luxury Resort
Any RV or campsite can be made a luxury camping experience with a little preparation. Luxury camping offers a very different experience than other types of camping. With this unique experience you will need to be prepared with different gear than you would bring if you were planning a backcountry trip. Many luxury camping resorts already provide everything you need other than your personal items, however others only provide the facilities. Make sure you know what types of amenities are provided at your selected destination. Here are a few things you will want to be sure you bring along during a luxury camping trip.
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Camp Style | Luxury Camping
Camping offers travelers a unique way to enjoy the outdoors and nature of any region. While sleeping outdoors travelers have the opportunity to here and see more of nature than a hotel or resort typically offers. However, many people do not have the desire to spend their vacation sleeping in tents and cooking over the campfire. Those travelers that want to experience the recreation and fun of camping, combined with all of the comforts of home should try luxury camping instead of traditional camping.
- Category: Camp Styles
Hit the Road and Camp America!
Hit the Road -
Ready to answer the call of the open road? Then you've come to the right place. Here you'll find great ideas for finding the best camping and RVing road trips. We'll show you which routes to take, which exits have a "don't miss attraction and profile great campgrounds along the way. So grab your gear, pack the car or the RV and get ready to hit the road.
Camp Cuisine - Camping Recipes
Inspire your inner camp chef with recipes for camping trips. It doesn’t matter if it’s shared around a campfire, cooked in your RV's gourmet kitchen, or take-out from the local deli, food just tastes better on a camping vacation!
Find and share more great camping recipes at CampingCafe.com
RV Road Trips
Join Steve and Sally as they pack their bags and hit the open road to live their camping dreams. They’ve chosen their top 100 camping destinations and have set out to make their camping dreams a reality. Come along as they camp across the country. Share the journey.
Camping Hot Spots
Find great places to camp and gain insights into activities to make the most of the top camping hot spots. Get the scoop on where to go next. Discover destinations that offer unique opportunities for you to experience the great outdoors through recreation activities, wildlife viewing, and unforgettable vistas.
Find those fun and funky “special” places across the country. Hit the road and discover all the odd roadside attractions that make getting there more than half the fun. Road tripping gives you an excuse to search out hidden gems along your route. Look inside for suggested trips and inspiration to plan your own camping gem journey.
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Camping with Pets
Hiking the Appalachian Trail with your mastiff, Max, or RV'ing across the country with your poodle, Polly - we all love our pets and want to find ways to share our passion for camping with them. We'll share stories of camping pets and tips for keeping your pets safe, comfortable, and happy - on the road and in the outdoors.
Find more great information about camping and RVing with pets at PetCamping.com
Outdoor Sport Spotlight
Wild or mild outdoor sports and recreation are a passion of the camping.com editors. Here we profile different sports and outdoor recreation activities. We'll give you tips on getting started, tell you about the great places for outdoor sports and show you what gear you need to be comfortable in all conditions. So whether you're a seasoned outdoor sports enthusiast or a enthusiastic beginner we have tips and advice to make the most of your outdoor recreation passion.
Camping with kids can be very rewarding. Find ideas about teaching children to love and respect the outdoors and camping. Find ways to keep the kids busy on the way to cam, plus games and other fun ideas to keep kids stimulated and engaged while at camp. Keep kids safe outdoors and teach them wilderness skills.
Find more great ideas for camping with kids of all ages. Visit KidsCamping.com
New To Do
New To Do
Try something different. As the saying goes, Ïf you're not learning you're not living. Get out there and try something new! Never been fond of mud season? Learn to love it! Never took the time to learn your constellations? Well, now is the time! Get ideas for expanding your camping horizons.
You can never be too prepared for your camping trip. Look through and use our checklists to ensure that you have a safe and happy camping vacation! You never know what you might forget - that tool that you needed, or the proper gear to go on the most beautiful hike of your life - be prepared by planning ahead!
Every camper has his or her own style. For some, the perfect camping trip means strapping on a backpack and heading for the backcountry. For others, it’s a way to spend time with family and friends in a natural surrounding away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. For others, it is a way of life – camping full time in an RV. Many people camp to be close to recreational activities such as hiking, fishing, water sports, and ATVing. Find your camp style.
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Get in shape for your camping adventure. Whether your camping vacation involves a wilderness hike, a month on the road in your RV, or just a family camping road trip, get fitness advice to get and stay in shape. Being fit and healthy makes camping and outdoor activities more enjoyable. Get tips for making fitness fun.
Camping Gear Guides
Confused about wicking? Baffled by sleeping bag ratings? We’ll help you wade through the techno speak of high performance camping and outdoor gear. Having the perfect camp clothes makes camping and participating in outdoor sports fun and comfortable no matter what Mother Nature dishes out.
Snap Shots - Outdoor Photography Tips
Find tips for taking great camping and travel photos. Capture your precious camping memories and learn to take perfect family portraits, amazing wildlife photos, and awesome landscape pictures. You'll be transported back to your favorite camping trip ever time you share your photos.