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17 Camping Hacks, Tips, & Tricks You'll Wish You Knew Earlier

17 Camping Hacks, Tips, & Tricks You'll Wish You Knew Earlier: Hack your camping trips with these clever camping ideas, tips, and tricks. These fun camping ideas take your outdoor adventures to the next level. Plus: discover storage ideas for camping equipment you'll wish you'd been using all along.


One of our actual campsites for a 5 day trip. The tarp wrapped around the trees behind the chairs is a shower stall. (07/12)


Follow The Philmont dining fly or crew tarp is a 12′ by 12′ nylon tarp rigged for simple, easy setup. Hiking sticks or trekking poles can be used as poles, eight stakes and three paracord lines are all else that’s required. A 40′ paracord ridge line is rigged underneath the ridge of the tarp and a loop of the line is threaded …

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Set your light posts, tiki torches, etc in a bucket of concrete so they don't blow over. Great idea.


I like this idea. It shouldn't be too challenging to set up a few poles to arch across the center of the canoe, from gunwale to gunwale, and the cover it with a tarp. Keep the bugs out, maybe, and let me sleep right in the canoe.