Camping trip may be one of the best decisions you make when looking for an escape from hustle and bustle of an urban environment.
It may not be at first everyone’s choice for a weekend escape or a vacation trip, but camping, eider adventure camping, backpacking or canoe camping in wilderness, just as in organized commercial campgrounds for more than a day is, still depends on a location, time usually spend in nature with just sufficient resources, while presumably sheltering in the open air wrapped only into a sleeping bag or having as a roof tin liner of a tent, maybe in a motor-home or in some sort of a primitive striped down to bare essentials wood cabin.
No matter what type of a camping you are getting into you will need at least some camping equipment. If there’s no plans for a hard roof shelter than include a tent, sleeping bag, food and food preparation equipment, water or access to clean water, etc.
Featured or soon to be featured campgrounds
- ON – Presqu’ile Provincial Park
- ON – Georgian Bay – Lake Huron – Owen Sound KOA
- ON – Parks of the St. Lawrence – Riverside Cedar – Riverside East
- ON – Lansdowne – 1000 Islands Ivy Lea KOA
- ON – Niagara Falls KOA campground
- ON – Parks of the St. Lawrence – Ivy Lea campground – 1000 Islands
- QC – Lac Chat
- QC – La Volière (Lac Provost) – Pinson-Chanteur
- QC – La Volière (Lac Provost) – L’Aigle Pêcheur
United States of America
Camping Equipment Checklist
Most of the listed campgrounds, if not all, provide an access to essential services, like water, washrooms, showers, convenience store etc. Still, an average camper needs a number of basic items that in our case may include all or at least some listed in our camping checklist; beside a shelter, food and food preparation equipment anything else that may come handy at the campground, during a near by hike, on a body of water or in any situation that may arise during your stay. Continue reading…
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Excerpts from some of the featured campgrounds
What else one could ask for when camping accommodation turns out to have the queen size bed, sofa-bed, table and four chairs, light, storage, etc. Glamping… Continue…
Saco Old Orchard Beach KOA
Saco / Old Orchard Beach KOA is located in the state of Maine, USA. Campground is spotless, from a curb appeal to the trailer sites and cabins, the swimming pool and the hot tub, playground… Continue…
Lake Placid KOA campground
Lake Placid campground is located under the foothills of Whiteface Mountain, in New York’s the Adirondack mountains.
Just as most or all KOA campgrounds, Lake Placid KOA campground features tent camping, cabin camping, RV campground… Continue…